Tax Specialist Jobs in West Chicago, 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.

Search Tax Specialist Jobs

1-15 of 125 Jobs
H&R Block - Arlington Heights, IL (19 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
3 days ago
Sikich Llp - Naperville, IL (9 miles from West Chicago, 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....
12 hours ago
H&R Block - Lincolnwood, IL (24 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
3 days ago
Transformco - Hoffman Estates, IL (18 miles from West Chicago, IL)
escrow payment processing; check approvals Reporting: checks; void summaries Pull personal property detail for filing BPP return filing OneSource approvals, requests; updates Update parcel data and...
3 days ago
H&R Block - Park Ridge, IL (20 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
3 days ago
Westmont, IL (14 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Qualifications: Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance Master's Degree in Accounting or Tax a plus Minimum 2+ years' tax experience required Experience in both public accounting and industry experience...
1 day ago
Corptax - Buffalo Grove, IL (22 miles from West Chicago, IL)
accounting experience specializing in corporate or flow-through income tax compliance or programming experience Exposure to and interest in tax software applications and Microsoft products Equivalent...
5 hours ago
H&R Block - Elgin, IL (8 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
3 days ago
H&R Block - Elmwood Park, IL (20 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
3 days ago
Connect Search, LLC - Buffalo Grove, IL (22 miles from West Chicago, IL)
This Tax professional will have recent/current high volume Form 990 preparation and recent experience in a public accounting setting. CPA preferred not required....
12 hours ago
Schneider Electric - Schaumburg, IL (11 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Job Description Schneider Electric has an opportunity for a State Tax Manager in our hub location in Foxboro, MA or Westmont, IL. Great people make Schneider Electric a great company....
4 days ago
Great Lakes Coca-Cola Bottling - Rosemont, IL (17 miles from West Chicago, IL)
Assist with tax savings and other tax recovery projects related to sales & use tax and personal property tax....
5 days ago
H&R Block - Lockport, IL (21 miles from West Chicago, IL)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
6 days ago
H&R Block - Bartlett, IL (5 miles from West Chicago, IL)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
6 days ago
Itasca, IL (11 miles from West Chicago, IL)
ensure that all tax obligations are recorded accurately and timely Provide cash tax forecast for tax payments/refunds Coordinate annual R&D Tax Credit study Maintain Sox Coordinates with tax advisors...
6 days ago

Demographic Data for West Chicago, IL

Moving to West Chicago, IL? Find some basic demographic data about West Chicago, IL below.


36,527
1,029
Medium

Tax Specialist Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Taxes in our life

The EU does not have a direct role in raising taxes or setting tax rates. The amount of tax you pay is decided by your government.
The EU's role is to support implementation of national...


Taxes and Decision Making
Build your accounting foundation with this course on U.S. federal income taxation. Youll learn about the taxation of both businesses and individuals. In addition to income tax laws, youll discover...

Rethinking International Tax Law
In recent years, the international tax planning strategies of multinationals have become a source of - often heated - debate. This course provides learners with the tools to become fully informed...

Title Synonyms

Users interested in this job title also searched for the following job titles

Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in West Chicago, IL

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

$45,494

Top Hiring Companies

Top hiring companies in your area for Tax Specialist positions

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Tax Specialist positions.

Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in West Chicago, 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 West Chicago, 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%)

Other Titles

Here are some other career titles that require similar skills

Tax Specialist Related Career Advice Articles

5 Potential Accountant Career Paths

When mapping out your accountant career path and assessing your accounting skills, there are many types of accounting jobs to consider. Learn more.


4 Accounting Jobs That Don’t Require a Degree

Want an accounting job but don't have the degree? Here are 4 accounting career titles to start exploring today.


5 Trending Accounting Careers and Specialties

Check out these five accounting career paths and decide whether you'd like to work as a tax accountant, auditor, budget analyst, forensic accountant, or cost accountant.