Tax Specialist Jobs in Santa Cruz, CA

Guide individuals and companies through tax-related issues. Tax specialists complete clients’ tax forms and audit their records in order to minimize liabilities and/or maximize returns. They have an in-depth understanding of federal, state, and local tax laws, and use this knowledge to ensure that customers maintain compliance and all necessary files in case of a dispute.

Tax specialists are highly organized and rely on their close attention to detail in order to track which records each client needs to submit. They must also monitor and meet all deadlines to avoid incurring late fees.

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Ernst & Young - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
statements Researching tax code and writing memos for clients Improving the tax effectiveness of supply chain structures Developing and utilizing a diverse network of colleagues across the business...
1 day ago
Intuit - Brookdale, CA (3 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
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1 day ago
Intuit - Loma Mar, CA (13 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

1 day ago
Intuit - Cupertino, CA (15 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

1 day ago
Ernst & Young - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
statements Researching tax code and writing memos for clients Improving the tax effectiveness of supply chain structures Developing and utilizing a diverse network of colleagues across the business...
1 day ago
Abbott Stringham & Lynch - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
QUALIFICATIONS REQUIRED TO BE SUCCESSFUL IN THIS POSITION CPA required and a minimum of 7 years of experience at public accounting firms Degree in Accounting, MST preferred Experience with ProSystem...
1 day ago
Chegg - Santa Clara, CA (22 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Senior Tax Analyst The Opportunity Chegg is looking for a strong Senior Tax Analyst to join its lean, but growing, team. This high visibility position will be responsible for a wide range of...
1 day ago
Trimble Navigation Limited Inc - Sunnyvale, CA (23 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Title: Tax Manager Department: Corporate Finance Location: Sunnyvale, CA Trimble is an exciting, entrepreneurial company, with a history of exceptional growth, coupled with a disciplined and...
4 days ago
Ernst & Young - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Thework you will do as part of our Tax practice is fascinating, complex andtechnically challenging. In EY Tax, you ll have theopportunity to help the world s leadingmultinational organizations...
4 days ago
Intuit - Boulder Creek, CA (6 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge of tax laws Must possess or be able to obtain any related State licenses...
5 days ago
Zscaler, Inc - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Responsible for the journal entries and monthly reconciliation of all tax accounts....
6 days ago
Splunk, Inc - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Splunk: People + Product + Passion At Splunk, we are tackling complex problems by making machine data accessible, usable and valuable to everyone. Our goal: to provide a game-changing technology...
6 days ago
Splunk, Inc - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Job Requirements Bachelors degree in tax, accounting or finance. 1 - 3 years of related public accounting or corporate tax experience Self-starter and detail oriented....
6 days ago
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc - Santa Clara, CA (22 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Minimum of 5 years Public accounting firm (i.e. Big 4), rendering corporate tax advisory and audit services including income tax accounting....
6 days ago
Grant Thornton - San Jose, CA (24 miles from Santa Cruz, CA)
Three to five years of progressive State and Local Tax consulting and/or compliance experience in public accounting or a combination of corporate and public accounting experience....
6 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Santa Cruz, CA

This is the average annual salary for Tax Specialist jobs in Santa Cruz, CA as reported by the BLS.

$86,701

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Santa Cruz, CA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.1%)
  • Master's Degree (30.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (6.1%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.6%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.4%)
  • Some College (0.9%)
  • Some High School (0.2%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Tax Specialists in Santa Cruz, CA
  • Less than 1 year (36.8%)
  • None (31.6%)
  • 1-2 years (15.8%)
  • 2-4 years (10.5%)
  • 4-6 years (5.3%)

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