Tax Specialist Jobs in Columbia, IL

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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KPMG - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
At KPMG, we are reimagining tax with you in mind. Become an integral part of a dynamic team within a collaborative, future forward environment at one of the world's top tax firms. Be surrounded by...
6 hours ago
Wells Fargo - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
accounting experience Experience in Audit, Compliance, Risk and Testing Strong Strategic, Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills Solid conflict management and decision making skills Articulate, poised...
3 days ago
KPMG - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), accounting procedures, and partnership tax regulations Exceptional skills in reviewing 1065 and 1120-RIC tax returns Ability to meet challenging client...
4 days ago
RubinBrown - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
As a member of the RubinBrown's Real Estate Tax Team, the successful candidate will work directly with the tax staff accountants and partners of the firm's Real Estate Services Group. The...
Remote Work
4 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Tax Manager – St. Louis MO Your key responsibilities It’s fair to say there’s no average day for an Income/Franchise Tax Manager – so you’re likely to spend your time...
5 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Tax Senior – Quantitative Services – St. Louis MO As a Quantitative Services Senior, you’ll personally manage operations with your own portfolio of prestigious clients. This work...
5 days ago
MasterCard - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Our Purpose We work to connect and power an inclusive, digital economy that benefits everyone, everywhere by making transactions safe, simple, smart and accessible. Using secure data and networks,...
6 days ago
Jobot - Caseyville, IL (16 miles from Columbia, IL)
Accounting Tax Accounting...
10 days ago
Bkd Llp - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
accounting, law firm, or trust department * Bachelors or graduate degree in accounting, finance, or related field * CPA license or J.D. degree and bar admission * Experience managing multiple client...
12 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
accounting or equivalent experience in industry Experience with high level, technical, final reviews of federal and state tax returns for business entities, trust, and individuals Strategic tax planning...
12 days ago
Edward Jones - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
accounting Bachelor's degree or higher in Accountancy CPA required FORTUNE 2020 Edward Jones was named No. 7 on the 2020 FORTUNE 100 Best Companies to Work ForĀ® list....
12 days ago
Novogradac & Co. LLP - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Novogradac & Company LLP is a national certified public accounting and consulting firm headquartered in San Francisco....
18 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
accounting or equivalent experience in industry Preparation experience of federal and state tax returns for business entities, trust, and individuals Bachelors degree in accounting CPA preferred, not...
19 days ago
BKD, LLP - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
accounting, law firm, or trust department Bachelors or graduate degree in accounting, finance, or related field CPA license or J.D. degree and bar admission Experience managing multiple client engagements...
19 days ago
Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Tax Senior – St. Louis As a member of the Tax Services Department, you will be primarily responsible for the preparation of corporate, partnership, trust and individual income tax returns....
21 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Columbia, IL

This is the average annual salary for Tax Specialist jobs in Columbia, IL as reported by the BLS.

$61,134

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Columbia, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.3%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.5%)
  • Doctorate Degree (2.5%)
  • 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 Columbia, IL
  • 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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