Tax Specialist Jobs in Des Moines, IA

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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KPMG - Des Moines, IA
At KPMG, we are reimagining tax with you in mind. Become an integral part of a dynamic team within a collaborative, future forward environment at one of the world's top tax firms. Be surrounded by...
2 days ago
Wells Fargo - West Des Moines, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
accounting experience Experience in Audit, Compliance, Risk and Testing Strong Strategic, Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills Solid conflict management and decision making skills Articulate, poised...
3 days ago
Wells Fargo - Des Moines, IA
accounting experience Experience in Audit, Compliance, Risk and Testing Strong Strategic, Critical Thinking and Analytical Skills Solid conflict management and decision making skills Articulate, poised...
3 days ago
West Des Moines, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
ledger postings for payroll account Research and track all payroll tax refunds Prepare registration for new SIT, SUI, LIT tax ID's Prepare unemployment transfer notifications for M&A Qualifications...
5 days ago
WDM, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
As with all our Public Accounting roles, to be considered you must have at a minimum, 3+ years of current / recent U.S. based Public Accounting Firm experience and your U.S....
5 days ago
Des Moines, IA
As with all our Public Accounting roles, to be considered you must have 3+ years of current / recent U.S. based Public Accounting Firm experience and your U.S....
5 days ago
KPMG - Des Moines, IA
Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP), accounting procedures, and partnership tax regulations Exceptional skills in reviewing 1065 and 1120-RIC tax returns Ability to meet challenging client...
5 days ago
Berkshire Hathaway Energy Company - Des Moines, IA
Strong accounting and financial statement knowledge. Strong computer software skills. Proven effective oral and written communication skills....
6 days ago
CliftonLarsonAllen - Des Moines, IA
statement preparation....
10 days ago
Ernst & Young - Des Moines, IA
Job Information EY Manager Tax and Finance Operate (TFO) & Global Operations Global Delivery Lead - OPEN LOCATION in Des Moines, Iowa Manager Tax and Finance Operate (TFO) & Global Operations...
12 days ago
Ernst & Young - Des Moines, IA
Your key responsibilities will include: Globaldelivery of end-to-end direct tax processes including data gathering, taxaccounting, tax compliance, tax reconciliations and tax controversy....
12 days ago
WDM, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required....
20 days ago
WDM, IA (12 miles from Des Moines, IA)
As with all our Public Accounting roles, to be considered you must have 3+ years of current / recent U.S. based Public Accounting Firm experience and your U.S....
20 days ago
Black & Veatch - Des Moines, IA
of accounts, Basic Knowledge of Financial Statement analysis, Basic Knowledge of Sales & Use Tax, Basic Tax research skills, basic Preferred Non-Technical Skills: Organizing Planning Written Communications...
21 days ago
Midamerican Energy - Des Moines, IA
principles to the preparation and analysis of financial statements and reports....
23 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Des Moines, IA

This is the average annual salary for Tax Specialist jobs in Des Moines, IA as reported by the BLS.

$86,974

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Des Moines, IA offer the following education background
  • Bachelor's Degree (48.3%)
  • Master's Degree (31.0%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.7%)
  • High School or GED (6.0%)
  • 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 Des Moines, IA
  • 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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