Tax Specialist Jobs in Joliet, 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 - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Joliet, IL)
accounting experience Public accounting experience in IL Tax Senior Compensation: Benefits- Simple IRA, Cellphone Stipend, Vacation, Holiday....
2 days ago
GPAC - Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
accounting experience Public accounting experience in IL Tax Senior Compensation: Benefits- Simple IRA, Cellphone Stipend, Vacation, Holiday....
2 days ago
Microsoft Corporation - Downers Grove, IL (21 miles from Joliet, IL)
There are seven major functions within the Tax Department. 1) Tax and Trade Policy; 2) International Tax and Transfer Pricing; 3) Tax Reporting 4) Tax Planning and Tax Controversies; 5) Indirect Tax...
1 day ago
GPAC - Joliet, IL
accounting experience Public accounting experience in IL Tax Senior Compensation: Benefits- Simple IRA, Cellphone Stipend, Vacation, Holiday....
2 days ago
Clifton Larson Allen - Oak Brook, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
CLA (CliftonLarsonAllen), the 8th largest public accounting firm in the United States, is proud to create inspired careers....
4 days ago
Smithfield - Lisle, IL (18 miles from Joliet, IL)
Job Locations US-IL-Lisle Your Opportunity Responsible for multi-state payroll tax administration, including research and analysis of payroll related tax laws; payroll tax deposits and reporting;...
Remote Work
4 days ago
Intuit - Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
Job Information Intuit Credentialed Bilingual Tax Advisor - CPA - Remote in Naperville, Illinois Overview Are you a credentialed CPA, EA, or practicing attorney? Or do you have a minimum 3 season...
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5 days ago
Intuit - Aurora, IL (17 miles from Joliet, IL)
Job Information Intuit Credentialed Bilingual Tax Advisor - CPA - Remote in Aurora, Illinois Overview Are you a credentialed CPA, EA, or practicing attorney? Or do you have a minimum 3 season of...
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6 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Naperville, IL (16 miles from Joliet, IL)
We seek multiple CPAs with public accounting experience within Tax for clients across the country in need of your expertise....
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10 days ago
KPMG - Lisle, IL (18 miles from Joliet, IL)
Job Information KPMG Tax Associate, State and Local Tax - Business License Compliance | Lisle Fall 2022 in Lisle, Illinois Business Title: Tax Associate, State and Local Tax - Business License...
12 days ago
KPMG - Lisle, IL (18 miles from Joliet, IL)
Business Title:** Tax Associate, State and Local Tax - Business License Compliance | Lisle Fall 2022 **Requisition Number:** 72422 - 32 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** Campus...
12 days ago
KPMG - Lisle, IL (18 miles from Joliet, IL)
Business Title:** Tax Associate, State and Local Tax - US Indirect Tax Compliance | Lisle Fall 2022 **Requisition Number:** 72425 - 32 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** Campus...
12 days ago
Wheaton, IL (22 miles from Joliet, IL)
- Preparation of individual and corporate income tax returns (Lacerte Software) - Preparation of financial statements (minor) (QuickBooks Knowledge helpfull) - Assist in daily projects - We offer competitive...
19 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Darien, IL (18 miles from Joliet, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Analysis General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices Income Tax Tax Planning Tax Compliance Software...
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21 days ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Tinley Park, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
Recommended Skills Financial Analysis General Ledger Standard Accounting Practices Income Tax Tax Planning Tax Compliance Software...
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22 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Joliet, IL

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

$45,494

Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Joliet, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.3%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.9%)
  • 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 Joliet, 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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