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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GPAC - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Tax Manager Responsibilities: Oversee a team of highly motivated Tax staff Provide tax compliance and consulting to a diverse base of clients Meet regularly with business and community contacts to maintain...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Barry-Wehmiller - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
tax account reconciliations Perform tax research on less complex topics and suggest responses to changes in tax law, regulations and guidelines May recommend financial actions that may lessen the organizations...
2 hours ago
TIAA - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Trust Tax Analyst Sr, P3 Performs administrative support and coordinates activities for the team to ensure that customer' needs are consistent with trust laws and regulations....
3 days ago
Emerson Electric - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
inquiry - Be responsible for US federal and state/local tax planning - Analyzing proposed transactions and other matters - Tax research, analysis, and interpretation for purposes of tax planning, risk...
2 days ago
Kforce Finance and Accounting - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Responsibilities Include: Director of Tax will lead tax planning projects; Monitor tax legislation Manage the reporting of income tax returns Maintain workpapers and documentation As a Director of Tax...
11 hours ago
KPMG - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
and basic knowledge of the Internal Revenue Code as it relates to trusts and estates Experience with Microsoft Office applications and a strong knowledge of the Thomson Reuters OneSource Trust Tax...
3 hours ago
Nuveen Investments - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Collects and prepares key tax-related documents and reports for partner(s)....
3 days ago
Deloitte - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Qualifications Required Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field 5+ years' experience in federal tax compliance, federal tax accounting and provisions, tax analysis, and tax research...
4 days ago
PwC - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Experience working with tax tools and resources including tax provision and compliance software such as Corptax, OneSource, or other similar platforms....
5 days ago
PwC - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Experience working with tax tools and resources including tax provision and compliance software such as Corptax, OneSource, or other similar platforms....
5 days ago
PwC - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Some technical skills working with tax tools and resources including tax provision and compliance software such as Corptax, OneSource, or other similar platforms....
5 days ago
Deloitte - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Our specific services include state income and franchise tax, indirect tax, business restructuring, credits and incentives, sales and use tax outsourcing, excise tax, property tax, state strategic tax...
6 days ago
KPMG - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Business Title:** Seasonal Tax Senior Associate, Tax Exempt Healthcare Organizations - Remote **Requisition Number:** 72084 - 46 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** **State:** MO **City...
Remote Work
6 days ago
PwC - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
A career in our Financial Services Tax practice, within Corporate Tax services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients meet their tax obligations while managing the impact tax has...
6 days ago
Post Holdings - Saint Louis, MO (12 miles from Columbia, IL)
Payroll Tax Specialist is responsible for the reconciliation of all payroll taxes for approximately 12000+ employees in the US and Canada....
7 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 (48.2%)
  • Master's Degree (31.1%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (4.4%)
  • 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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