Tax Specialist Jobs in Palos Hills, 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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Mastrodonato & Associates, Ltd. - Brookfield, IL (8 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
1 day ago
Rosemont, IL (20 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required. About this Opportunity: Our core purpose is helping people thrive every day....
23 hours ago
RSM US LLP - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
percentages may vary based on location, line of business, and client need** Basic Qualifications: BA/BS Degree - preferably in Accounting or related field of study Minimum of 4 years of experience in a public...
1 day ago
RSM US LLP - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
accounting experience or equivalent in law firms or industry....
1 day ago
Hire-Search Group - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
accounting firm - A proven record of building profitable, sustainable client relationships - A proven record of simultaneously managing multiple projects and engagement teams for various clients -...
1 day ago
Intuit - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
OverviewIf youre a highly motivated individual with a business background and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their taxes using TurboTax. Youll advance...
14 hours ago
RSM - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
RSM is seeking an experienced, energetic and self-motivated state and local income tax specialist to join our dynamic, collaborative and expanding Chicago State and Local Tax practice....
6 hours ago
Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Sheet, Profit and Loss Statements and Bank Reconciliations Knowledge of Proseries Tax Software is a Plus Pay is commensurate with experience We offer a benefits package including health insurance and...
2 days ago
Crowe Horwath - Oak Brook, IL (8 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Minimum of eight (5) years of progressive experience in public accounting or corporate/public blend. CPA required....
1 day ago
Deloitte - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Certain services may not be available to attest clients under the rules and regulations of public accounting....
1 day ago
RSM - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
accounting, consulting or law firm Possess thorough knowledge of a variety of state and local sales and use tax laws, regulations, policies and procedures, as well as tax planning, restructuring, due...
6 hours ago
Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required....
3 days ago
Doran Jones, Inc - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Doran Jones Inc. is a women-owned Digital and IT Consulting and Services firm that was founded in 2010 with offices in New York, NY and Charlotte, NC. It is backed by a board with a strong track...
3 days ago
Keycorp - Chicago, IL (16 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
As one of the nations premier affordable housing capital providers, CDLI offers one-stop-shop debt and equity/investment capabilities that bring together balance sheet, equity/investment and permanent...
3 days ago
Park Ridge, IL (21 miles from Palos Hills, IL)
Prior public accounting experience required CPA preferred Ability to multi-task and work under tight deadlines Detail oriented; strong research and analytical skills Excellent writing and communication...
5 days ago

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Palos Hills, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.1%)
  • Master's Degree (30.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (6.1%)
  • 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 Palos Hills, 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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