Tax Specialist Jobs in Rockford, 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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Intuit - Belvidere, IL (16 miles from Rockford, 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 experience...
Remote Work
1 day ago
Intuit - Roscoe, IL (10 miles from Rockford, 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
1 day ago
Intuit - Beloit, WI (16 miles from Rockford, 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
1 day ago
H&R Block, Inc. - Rockford, IL
What you'll do... This Job Posting covers openings in multiple office locations within the area. As you inspire people to make confident, informed decisions about their lives, careers, and money,...
19 hours ago
Intuit - Machesney Park, IL (6 miles from Rockford, 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
1 day ago
Beloit, WI (16 miles from Rockford, IL)
Essential Job Requirements 8-20years of public accounting tax experience. Tax senior manager experience preferred....
3 days ago
Rockford, IL
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required. About this opportunity: We have a rare and exciting opportunity for an experienced Tax Manager to join our team....
3 days ago
Intuit - Beloit, WI (16 miles from Rockford, 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 experience...
9 days ago
Intuit - Loves Park, IL (7 miles from Rockford, 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
11 days ago
Intuit - Loves Park, IL (7 miles from Rockford, 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
12 days ago
RSM - Rockford, IL
Accounting with an emphasis in taxation....
30+ days ago
RSM - Rockford, IL
BUSINESS TAX ASSOCIATE Position Description At RSM, associates work with large and small companies in various industries. They develop strong working relationships with clients built on...
30+ days ago
Intuit - Rockford, 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
30+ days ago
RSM US LLP. - Rockford, IL
tax leader) Minimum of 8 years of experience working in public accounting with an emphasis on private client taxation....
30+ days ago
Rockford, IL
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required. About this Opportunity: We are a leading provider of audit, tax and consulting services focused on the middle market....
45+ days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Rockford, IL

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

$45,114

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Tax Specialist positions.

Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Rockford, IL offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.2%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • 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 Rockford, 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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