Tax Specialist Jobs in Vernon 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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Intuit - Silver Lake, WI (24 miles from Vernon Hills, 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
Direct Apply

2 days ago
Bannockburn, IL (5 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
W: VALiNTRY.com Please keep in mind that we can only work with CPA candidates with recent public accounting experience within the past 3 years....
2 days ago
Riverwoods, IL (5 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required....
15 hours ago
CyberCoders - Buffalo Grove, IL (4 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Corporate Tax Director- Domestic & International Job Title: Corporate Tax Director Job Location: Buffalo Grove, IL Salary: $160,000-$200,000+ (Bonus as well) Requirements: Corporate Tax...
2 days ago
Oakbrook Terrace, IL (24 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Reconciliation and posting of the General Ledger. Able to identify and prepare adjusting journal entries for tax purposes. Research technical issues....
15 hours ago
Burkett & Beattie, Inc - Libertyville, IL (3 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Maintains general ledger by transferring subsidiary accounts; preparing a trial balance; reconciling entries....
2 days ago
CyberCoders - Skokie, IL (18 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Accounting Experience in Individual & Business Tax Experience and willingness to both file and manage What's In It for You Competitive base + bonus Full Medical, life insurance etc. 401K with company...
1 day ago
Jobot - Carol Stream, IL (24 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Tax Senior Opp - Public Accounting in CHI - Top Pay + Bonus This Jobot Job is hosted by: Tyler Zelaya Are you a fit?...
4 days ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Deerfield, IL (5 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company OR a High School Diploma/GED and at least 4 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and...
5 days ago
Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc - Deerfield, IL (5 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company....
5 days ago
Oakbrook Terrace, IL (24 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Current or/and very r ecent Public Accounting experience will be REQUIRED....
6 days ago
AbbVie - North Chicago, IL (8 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
Preferred: Public Accounting or Fortune 500 Corporate Tax experience preferred CPA and/or MST a plus, but not required Significant Work Activities Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than...
7 days ago
Intuit - Trevor, WI (21 miles from Vernon Hills, 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
Direct Apply

8 days ago
Abbott Laboratories - Abbott Park, IL (8 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE YOULL BRING Required Bachelors in Accounting or Finance required 2+ Years related experience beyond the degree or Masters plus related experience Preferred Public Accounting...
12 days ago
RSM - Schaumburg, IL (15 miles from Vernon Hills, IL)
accounting firm, a corporate tax department, or a law firm Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university CPA or J.D....
13 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Vernon Hills, IL

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

$45,494

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Tax Specialist positions.

Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Vernon 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 Vernon 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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