Tax Specialist Jobs in Forest Park, 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 - Schaumburg, IL (17 miles from Forest Park, IL)
If you have any other questions or wish to discuss any other Public Accounting positions, reach out to Ryan Forsstrom with gpac at [ Email address blocked ] - Click here to apply to Tax Manager (Public...
19 hours ago
Jobs2Web (Posting) - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
financial statement accounting, federal and state U.S. income tax compliance, tax accounting methods, and tax planning What would be your key responsibilities?...
19 hours ago
Accounting Now - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Statements Finance Customer Service...
1 day ago
Buffalo Grove, IL (21 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Ref ID: 01...45 Classification: Tax Manager Compensation: $57.00 to $66.00 hourly Client in north suburbs has an immediate need for an interim tax manager. This individual must be hands on and be...
2 days ago
CBIZ - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Status Category: Full-Time Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt Scheduled Hours Per Week: 40 Job Code: FS210AU With over 100 offices and nearly 5,000 associates throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers...
1 day ago
RSM US LLP. - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Tax Associate Recruiter RSM US LLP. Location Chicago, IL, USA Salary Competitive salary Posted 08 Jan 2021 Closes 07 Feb 2021 Ref 9725952 Job role Tax Sector Accounting - Public practice 60513...
15 hours ago
Brilliant Financial Staffing - Chicago, Dallas & Ft. Lauderdale - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Our client, located in downtown Chicago, is seeking an Indirect Tax Manager to join their team to manage the day-to-day compliance, audit management, and tax related customer service efforts. The...
2 days ago
Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
.* JOB DUTIES: -Review of financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures, balance sheets, deductible expenses -Preparing or assisting in preparation of simple and complex...
1 day ago
CBIZ - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Status Category: Full-Time Exempt/Non-Exempt: Exempt Scheduled Hours Per Week: 40 Job Code: FS210TC With over 100 offices and nearly 5,000 associates throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers...
1 day ago
Deloitte - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting....
2 days ago
Facebook - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Facebook's mission is to give people the power to build community and bring the world closer together. Through our family of apps and services, we're building a different kind of company that...
20 hours ago
Aurora, IL (23 miles from Forest Park, IL)
ledger coding, check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes Requirements Bachelors or Associate's Degree in Accounting or related field is ideal...
18 hours ago
Intuit - Morton Grove, IL (11 miles from Forest Park, IL)
Job Requirements: What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience...
Remote Work
5 hours ago
Warrenville, IL (20 miles from Forest Park, IL)
[None Listed] JOB DESCRIPTION The Accounting and Tax Associate will work with the team to complete clients monthly financial statements, tax preparation projects, and learn their processes for providing...
15 hours ago
RSM - Chicago, IL (8 miles from Forest Park, IL)
At RSM, associates work with large and small companies in various industries. They develop strong working relationships with clients built on understanding their businesses and challenges....
2 hours ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Forest Park, IL

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

$45,494

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Forest Park, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.2%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational or Certification (4.5%)
  • 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 Forest Park, 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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