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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Heico Companies Llc - Warrenville, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Job Information The HEICO Companies, LLC Tax Analyst - TAXAN04661 in Warrenville, Illinois This job was posted by : For more information, please see: The Company Heico has a history of success....
2 days ago
The HEICO Companies LLC - Warrenville, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
The Company Heico has a history of success. Since its founding over 40 years ago The Heico Companies L.L.C. has grown from a single business to over 70 separate companies through a strategic...
5 days ago
Transdevna - Lombard, IL (24 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting experience a plus Skills and Knowledge Required: Bachelor's degree in accounting or equivalent Strong verbal and written communication skills Experience with tax research software Experience...
6 days ago
TREEHOUSE FOODS - Oak Brook, IL (22 miles from Plainfield, IL)
The experience required is 3 to 5 years in the corporate tax department of a publicly traded company or the tax group of a Big 4, or similar, public accounting firm with prior ASC 740 and federal income...
6 days ago
Wipfli - Tinley Park, IL (21 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting experience required Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer....
9 days ago
Wipfli - Tinley Park, IL (21 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting and/or tax experience in Business, Transition Strategies, Credits and Incentives, Individual, International or State and Local Management and/or mentoring experience with other staff members...
9 days ago
Wipfli - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting and/or tax experience in Business, Transition Strategies, Credits and Incentives, Individual, International or State and Local Management and/or mentoring experience with other staff members...
9 days ago
Wipfli - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting experience required Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer....
9 days ago
Randstad - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Plainfield, IL)
This project will be ON SITE in Downers Grove, IL. COVID precautions will be taken. Prior tax knowledge highly preferred, but not required. This project is expected to last 6 months for a...
11 days ago
Randstad - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Plainfield, IL)
BA in Accounting/Finance Excellent analytical, communication (written and verbal), and interpersonal skills Strong technical aptitude and skillset Demonstrated project management skillset...
11 days ago
Grant Thornton - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Seven or more years of current federal tax consulting and/or tax compliance work experience in either a public accounting firm, professional services firm or private equity is required....
12 days ago
H&R Block - Joliet, IL (2 miles from Plainfield, IL)
What you'll do... As you inspire people to make confident, informed decisions about their lives, careers, and money, you'll build client relationships that will grow stronger every year. Joining...
12 days ago
Lauzen Accounting - Warrenville, IL (17 miles from Plainfield, IL)
ACCOUNTING AND TAX MANAGER - Special opportunity at a small CPA firm! Are you an energetic and helpful person? Do you have a strong interest in small business? Looking for work/life balance AND a...
12 days ago
ExecuTeam Staffing - Wheaton, IL (20 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Due to growth, this public accounting and financial services firm is seeking a Tax Manager for their west suburban office in the Chicagoland area....
12 days ago
Joliet, IL (2 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Minimum six (6) years prior experience in public accounting (tax manager or above) supervising the completion of complex tax matters....
14 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Plainfield, IL

This is the average annual salary for Tax Specialist jobs in Plainfield, IL as reported by the BLS.

$45,494

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Licensing / Certification

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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 (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • Vocational 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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