Tax Specialist Jobs in Lake Forest, 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 - Elgin, IL (24 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
accounting experience Public accounting experience in IL Tax Senior Compensation: Benefits- Simple IRA, Cellphone Stipend, Vacation, Holiday....
1 day ago
Camping World - Lincolnshire, IL (4 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Knowledge of accounting, finance, budgeting and audit principles including Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), ASC 740 (including uncertain tax positions) and internal control systems....
2 days ago
Walgreens - Deerfield, IL (4 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
/GED and at least 4 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company....
1 day ago
Reyes Holdings - Rosemont, IL (16 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
tax returns Assist with federal, state and local tax audits including performing tax research, summarizing data and drafting audit responses Assist in responding to state and federal notices Support...
2 days ago
MasterBrand Cabinets Inc. - Deerfield, IL (4 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Update quarterly and prepare related journal entries and supporting documentation....
1 day ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Hoffman Estates, IL (15 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Our client, a leading manufacturing company is seeking a Senior Tax Analyst to join the team. This is a Large multi-billion dollar company that is stable and growing! This company offers...
3 days ago
Creative Financial Staffing - Barrington, IL (15 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
They offer excellent benefits, including: 401K match, healthcare, and career advancement Overview of the Tax Accountant/Tax Manager role: Preparing or reviewing client financial statements....
3 days ago
Rosemont, IL (16 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Job Requirements: Undergraduate degree in Accounting or Finance 5+ years progressive tax experience, public accounting experience preferred Good understanding of international tax Good understanding...
3 days ago
H&R Block - Wilmette, IL (13 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Personal Tax Consultant H&R Block Wilmette, IL Full Time Apply on company site Job Details What you'll do... As you inspire people to make confident, informed decisions about their lives, careers,...
4 days ago
1101 Tate & Lyle Ingredients Americas LLC - Hoffman Estates, IL (15 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Company Tate & Lyle PLC is a leading global provider of food and beverage ingredients and solutions. Tate & Lyle has an over 160-year history of ingredient innovation, and partners with customers...
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4 days ago
9115 Tate & Lyle Americas LLC - Hoffman Estates, IL (15 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Company In July 2021, Tate & Lyle announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell a controlling stake in a new company, comprising of its Primary Products business in North America and...
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4 days ago
CF Industries - Deerfield, IL (4 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Assists in the preparation of financial statement disclosures related to income taxes....
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4 days ago
Discover Financial Services Inc. - Riverwoods, IL (4 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Complete tax control activities, such as account reconciliations, journal entries, and month-end close review....
5 days ago
Job Juncture - Schaumburg, IL (17 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
Research various tax issues Respond to client inquires and taxing authority notices Basic Qualifications Bachelor's degree in Accountancy CPA license or CPA candidate 3 - 5 years tax experience in public...
5 days ago
GigNow - Schaumburg, IL (17 miles from Lake Forest, IL)
_________ Requisition ID :- 430365 Consultant Indirect Tax The multi-layered indirect tax levied both at the Central and State level in India is extremely complex and dynamic. We provide...
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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Lake Forest, IL

This is the average annual salary for Tax Specialist jobs in Lake Forest, 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 Lake Forest, 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 Lake Forest, 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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