Tax Specialist Jobs in Plainfield, 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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Wheaton, IL (20 miles from Plainfield, 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...
2 days ago
Ulta Salon, Cosmetics & Fragrance, Inc. - Bolingbrook, IL (12 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Preparing monthly journal entries for personal property tax, licensing, and misc. items as they arise. Maintaining and reconcile g/l accounts for personal property tax and licensing....
5 days ago
Brilliant Financial Staffing - Chicago, Dallas & Ft. Lauderdale - Lisle, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Manage Income Tax Provision processes under ASC 740 including calculation of effective tax rates, deferred tax items, related journal entries and review of tax account reconciliations....
10 days ago
Paro - Aurora, IL (15 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Paro is expanding the expert network and we need 1099 Freelance Tax Specialists focused on Tax Prep AND/OR Tax Review with work immediately available for at least 20 hours per week....
12 days ago
H&R Block, Inc. - Crest Hill, IL (6 miles from Plainfield, IL)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
12 days ago
Orland Park, IL (21 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Tax Manager GPAC Orland Park, IL Full Time Job Details Company Overview JOB DESCRIPTION A Top CPA firm in this region is looking to add a Tax Manager to their team....
13 days ago
Lombard, IL (24 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Minimum five (5) years applicable experience in tax required (federal, state and local or international tax) Experience with Corptax or OneSource preferred Experience with multi-national corporate taxation...
16 days ago
CommScope, Inc. - Lisle, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
income tax provision items, tax account reconciliations, tax basis balance sheet items, and documentation of uncertain tax positions....
17 days ago
Filtration Group - Oak Brook, IL (22 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting firm Strong skills in state and local income and franchise tax technical concepts Experience with state and local income tax compliance and exam management Tax research and writing skills...
18 days ago
KPMG - Lisle, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Responsibilities: + Oversees the individual income tax compliance, tax counseling, tax projections, tax notices and other financial related support for the partners of the firm + Review work papers,...
23 days ago
Hinsdale, IL (22 miles from Plainfield, IL)
I TAX MANAGER RESPONSIBILITIES: Build and maintain client relationships Conduct tax research and provide effective solutions and advice to clients Tax preparation, review, and consultation for individuals...
24 days ago
Forum Tax Accounting Services Llc - Lombard, IL (24 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Responsibilities Preparation, review and/or completion of individual 1040 income tax returns Preparation and review of corporation, partnership and trust tax returns Month end closing and financial...
Remote Work
25 days ago
KPMG - Lisle, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
tax processing systems + Arrange the monthly data received into the proper tax location codes, tax types, tax categories, authority levels, taxpayer entities and tax amounts + Apply client specific...
25 days ago
Ulta Beauty Inc. - Bolingbrook, IL (12 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Implementing and complete account reconciliations and journal entries for indirect tax. Leading special projects as assigned, including refund reviews....
29 days ago
Smithfield - Lisle, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Monitors system controls of tax calculations. Prepares and carries out investigations into tax issues. Provides tax calculation explanation to employee inquiries....
Remote Work
30+ days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Plainfield, IL

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Plainfield, 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 (5.8%)
  • Vocational Degree or Certification (4.5%)
  • 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 Plainfield, 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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