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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Internal Revenue Service - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Plainfield, IL)
international tax treaties); Experience with analysis of legal issues, legal precedents, and legislative and regulatory processes impacting Federal tax laws (including international tax treaties);...
2 days ago
Chawla & Associates, Inc. - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Financial statement preparation Flexible hours throughout the year 5 years of recent experience with individual tax preparation Ability to work independently and as part of a team Proficient in Microsoft...
1 day ago
Department Of The Treasury - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Plainfield, IL)
international tax treaties); Experience with analysis of legal issues, legal precedents, and legislative and regulatory processes impacting Federal tax laws (including international tax treaties);...
5 days ago
Sikich, Llp - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Requirements BA/BS Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field 7+ years current public accounting experience. 5+ years experience leading teams, coaching, and mentoring staff....
6 days ago
Wheaton, IL (20 miles from Plainfield, IL)
- Preparation of individual and corporate income tax returns - Preparation of financial statements (minor) - Assist in daily projects - We offer competitive wages, paid vacation, holidays and sick days...
7 days ago
Internal Revenue Service - Downers Grove, IL (19 miles from Plainfield, IL)
international tax treaties); Experience with analysis of legal issues, legal precedents, and legislative and regulatory processes impacting Federal tax laws (including international tax treaties);...
7 days ago
Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
accounting experience 1+ years experience leading teams; coaching and mentoring junior staff Ability to manage multiple engagements simultaneously Exceptional communication skills Skilled at building...
9 days ago
Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Requirements BA/BS Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field 5+ years current public accounting experience. 2+ years experience leading teams, coaching, and mentoring staff....
9 days ago
Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL (14 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Requirements BA/BS Degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field 7+ years current public accounting experience. 5+ years experience leading teams, coaching, and mentoring staff....
9 days ago
H&R Block - Orland Park, IL (21 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
12 days ago
Mathieson, Moyski, Austin & Co., LLP - Wheaton, IL (20 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Responsibilities *Prepare and review corporate, partnership and individual tax returns *Prepare and review financial statement compilations and reviews *Serve as primary contact for clients, working...
13 days ago
H&R Block - Lockport, IL (9 miles from Plainfield, IL)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
15 days ago
Ulta Beauty Inc. - Bolingbrook, IL (12 miles from Plainfield, IL)
Preparing monthly journal entries and account reconciliations. Maintaining and reconcile assigned budgets. Maintaining tax calendar for areas of responsibility....
15 days ago
H&R Block - West Chicago, IL (22 miles from Plainfield, IL)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
16 days ago
H&R Block - Oswego, IL (8 miles from Plainfield, IL)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
16 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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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 (5.9%)
  • 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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