Tax Specialist Jobs in Illinois

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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Wolters Kluwer - Riverwoods, IL
provide technical guidance to staff relating to complex tax transactions Support tax accounting process by reviewing US/Canada provision calculations, reconciling deferred taxes, analyzing balance sheets...
2 days ago
Aldi - Naperville, IL
Perform and/or review monthly property tax accruals entries and tax account reconciliations. • Review real estate tax terms in new leases. • Assist with bill pay process for real estate tax bills....
2 days ago
ADM - Decatur, IL
Payroll Tax Specialist - Various Locations The Payroll Tax Specialist will have oversight for tax compliance and reporting processes to ensure accurate and timely filings for the US and Canada....
2 days ago
Paychex - Glenview, IL
Educate team on tax concepts, regulatory changes and tax laws, including pro-actively monitoring and driving issues to quick resolution....
1 day ago
Randstad - Chicago, IL
experience in public accounting is required. • Knowledge of individual income tax preparation process is required. • Experience in tax preparation for High-Net-Worth individuals is preferred. • Candidate...
1 day ago
Beech Valley Solutions - Bloomington, IL
Individual / Small Business tax compliance Large corporate tax compliance and tax planning Tax provisions Tax research (federal, SALT, etc.)...
Remote Work
2 days ago
Goldman Sachs - Chicago, IL
Forecast taxes, incorporating compensation, household income, deductions and legislative changes Assist with withholding adjustments and making quarterly estimated tax payments Review tax strategies...
1 day ago
Cohen & Company - Chicago, IL
Our C Corp specialists have in-depth experience with tax compliance and planning work....
2 days ago
Archer Daniels Midland Company - Decatur, IL
This position will work on the ADM Federal tax return compliance and all aspects of US-International tax, including subpart F, GILTI, FDII, foreign tax credit, quarterly income tax provision, tax research...
2 days ago
KPMG - Chicago, IL
Business Title:** Seasonal Tax Associate, Tax Exempt Healthcare Organizations (990) **Requisition Number:** 72091 - 31 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** **State:** IL **City:** Chicago...
1 day ago
PSR Associates, Inc. - Chicago, IL
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Connect Search, LLC - Chicago, IL
Job Title: Tax Preparer Company Type: Financial Services Location: Chicago Salary Range: $18/hr Why this opportunity? Our client is in need of seasonal tax prep support....
1 day ago
Caterpillar - Nashville, IL
Applies tax research results to optimize enterprise tax effects. Leads process improvement projects. Directs, leads or participates on teams within or outside of the U.S....
2 days ago
Amazon - Chicago, IL
2 days ago
Deloitte - Chicago, IL
Work you'll do As a T&IS Tax Manager focused on PMI, you will: Analyze and understand complex tax issues through reading financial statements, regulatory filings, transactional documentation, client...
2 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Illinois

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


Licensing / Certification

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Illinois offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.3%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (5.8%)
  • Vocational Degree 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 Illinois
  • 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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