Tax Specialist Jobs in Elgin, 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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Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd. - Deerfield, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
Perform (under supervision of the International Tax principals) buy-side and sell-side tax due diligence with focus on international tax issues....
2 days ago
Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd. - Deerfield, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
return preparation and review, tax research, preparation of technical memorandums, drafting client correspondence, and counseling client in defending against state audits....
2 days ago
GPAC - Wheaton, IL (12 miles from Elgin, 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
Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd. - Deerfield, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
Stay up to date on Firm policies, procedures and the AICPA and state CPA society's rules, regulations, and code of ethics PERFORMANCE: Assist with personal income tax, estate and gift tax, as well as...
2 days ago
Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd. - Deerfield, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
. - Deerfield, IL Position Type : Full Time Education Level : 4 Year Degree Salary Range : Undisclosed Job Category : Accounting Tax Senior Miller Cooper’s WHY - “We care about helping people win!”...
2 days ago
Jefferson Wells - a ManpowerGroup Company - Lombard, IL (14 miles from Elgin, IL)
OneSource preferred * Experience with multi-national corporate taxation preferred * Broad understanding of tax technical areas and a strong familiarity of FAS 109 preferred * CPA, MST, Enrolled Agent...
2 days ago
Miller Cooper & Co., Ltd. - Deerfield, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
and accounting engagements including review of tax returns, and tax research....
2 days ago
Caterpillar - Deerfield, IL (21 miles from Elgin, IL)
Applies tax research results to optimize enterprise tax effects. Leads process improvement projects. Directs, leads or participates on teams within or outside of the U.S....
1 hour ago
Intuit - Naperville, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
Or do you have a minimum 3 season of paid Tax Preparation experience with a minimum of 30 tax returns per tax year?...
Remote Work
3 days ago
Intuit - Aurora, IL (15 miles from Elgin, IL)
Or do you have a minimum 3 season of paid Tax Preparation experience with a minimum of 30 tax returns per tax year?...
Remote Work
3 days ago
Sikich, Llp - Naperville, IL (17 miles from Elgin, IL)
compliance including review of Form 1040, 1120-S and 1065 tax returns CPA or EA certification Proficiency with computerized tax software & Microsoft Office....
4 days ago
Lombard, IL (14 miles from Elgin, IL)
Minimum five (5) years applicable experience in tax required (federal, state and local or international tax) Experience with Corptax or OneSource preferred Experience with multi-national corporate taxation...
5 days ago
Tate & Lyle - Hoffman Estates, IL (10 miles from Elgin, IL)
tax renditions Pay all property tax bills Prepare tax account reconciliations Approve the creation of new customers and vendors for input into our SAP ERP System Work with the Tax Analyst to renew...
6 days ago
Tate & Lyle - Hoffman Estates, IL (10 miles from Elgin, IL)
Ensure that all direct tax payments are made timely and accurately. Ensure that tax account reconciliations are timely and accurately prepared....
6 days ago
Baxter - Roselle, IL (7 miles from Elgin, IL)
Conduct state income tax research and analysis on complex projects as assigned to assess the effect of the state income tax law on company operations and recommend appropriate course of action....
6 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Elgin, IL

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

$45,494

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Tax Specialist positions.

Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Elgin, 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 Elgin, 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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