Tax Specialist Jobs in Lockport, 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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Performance Food Group - Naperville, IL (11 miles from Lockport, IL)
Research and respond to questions from taxing authorities and internal sources Assist with due diligence efforts as required...
2 days ago
Kolnicki, Peterson, Wirth - Downers Grove, IL (13 miles from Lockport, IL)
Duties and responsibilities include: Prepare various tax returns Accounting engagements, including some review and audits Respond to client requests and questions Tax related research Tax planning Must...
Creative Financial Staffing LLC - Oak Brook, IL (14 miles from Lockport, IL)
Tax software experience such as Prosystem or Axcess Tax a plus Recommended Skills Coaching And Mentoring Customer Relationship Management Income Tax Tax Management Team Working...
2 days ago
Oak Park, IL (23 miles from Lockport, IL)
Experience with Lacerte tax software a plus but not required. Position is to start immediately....
Remote Work
moments ago
Burroughs - Elmhurst, IL (20 miles from Lockport, IL)
and timely income tax provision Experience with ERP implementations regarding tax related matters Assist with the reconciliation of transaction tax general ledger accounts and other ad-hoc accounting...
3 days ago
Gerber Collision & Glass - Elmhurst, IL (20 miles from Lockport, IL)
reports Research, respond to, and resolve tax notices and inquiries using our tax research software Preparation of income tax return work papers and analyses, including Schedule M adjustments, and...
Jefferson Wells - a ManpowerGroup Company - Lombard, IL (18 miles from Lockport, 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...
8 days ago
Wheaton, IL (16 miles from Lockport, 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
9 days ago
Intuit - Naperville, IL (11 miles from Lockport, IL)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
9 days ago
Intuit - Aurora, IL (15 miles from Lockport, IL)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
10 days ago
Sikich, Llp - Naperville, IL (11 miles from Lockport, IL)
compliance including review of Form 1040, 1120-S and 1065 tax returns CPA or EA certification Proficiency with computerized tax software & Microsoft Office....
10 days ago
Lombard, IL (18 miles from Lockport, IL)
preferred Broad understanding of tax technical areas and a strong familiarity of FAS 109 preferred CPA, MST, Enrolled Agent (EA) or Project Management (PMI) certifications preferred Experience working...
11 days ago
Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL (11 miles from Lockport, IL)
TAX DIRECTOR - REMOTE/VIRTUAL ROLE Sikich LLP to hear what people have to say about Sikich. Our tax professionals are highly motivated self-starters with a passion for education and growth....
12 days ago
Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL (11 miles from Lockport, IL)
Significant track record of mentoring & coaching accounting & tax professionals. The ability to articulate tax planning opportunities & recommendations to clientele....
12 days ago
Intuit - Dolton, IL (23 miles from Lockport, 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...
14 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Lockport, IL

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$45,494

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Lockport, 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 Lockport, 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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