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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Robert Half - Frankfort, IL (20 miles from Joliet, IL)
Preparing client's financial statements in accordance with GAAP....
20 hours ago
Robert Half - Morris, IL (15 miles from Joliet, IL)
Previous public accounting and / or tax accounting experience is strongly preferred....
1 day ago
Intuit - Romeoville, IL (9 miles from Joliet, 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
1 day ago
Intuit - Crest Hill, IL (5 miles from Joliet, 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
1 day ago
Plainfield, IL (2 miles from Joliet, IL)
Tax Preparer Robert Half Plainfield, IL Seasonal/Temp $19.79 - $22.91 / hour Apply Now Create Job Alert. Get similar jobs sent to your email Save Job Details Company Overview Ref ID: 01...87...
2 days ago
Robert Half - Bolingbrook, IL (13 miles from Joliet, IL)
ledger coding, check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes Bachelors or Associate's Degree in Accounting or related field is ideal High School...
1 hour ago
Daemicke Financial Group - Palos Heights, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
Our experienced group includes certified public accountants, enrolled agents, and attorneys who specialize in accounting, individual tax preparation, business tax preparation, payroll tax reports, and...
2 days ago
Intuit - New Lenox, IL (13 miles from Joliet, 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
1 day ago
Intuit - Bolingbrook, IL (13 miles from Joliet, 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
1 day ago
Robert Half - West Chicago, IL (24 miles from Joliet, IL)
ledger coding, check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes Bachelors or Associate's Degree in Accounting or related field is ideal High School...
1 hour ago
Aurora, IL (17 miles from Joliet, IL)
ledger coding, check figures, postings, and documents for correct entry, mathematical accuracy, and proper codes Bachelors or Associate's Degree in Accounting or related field is ideal High School...
16 hours ago
Intuit - Fox Valley, IL (15 miles from Joliet, 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
1 day ago
Connect Search, LLC - Oak Brook, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
accounting firm with prior ASC 740 and federal income tax compliance preferred How to Apply?...
3 days ago
Daemicke Financial Group - Palos Heights, IL (23 miles from Joliet, IL)
DAEMICKE FINANCIAL GROUP Growing tax practice with locations in Palos Heights and Chicago (Beverly) looking to fill the following positions: Tax Preparer (CPA or EA preferred, 3 years of tax...
8 days ago
Mokena, IL (17 miles from Joliet, IL)
Tax Preparer Robert Half Mokena, IL Seasonal/Temp $25.00/ hour Apply Now Create Job Alert. Get similar jobs sent to your email Save Job Details Company Overview Ref ID: 01...60 Classification: Tax...
9 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

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Joliet, 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 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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