Tax Specialist Jobs in Wakefield, MA

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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Waltham, MA (12 miles from Wakefield, MA)
account reconciliations and journal entries Maintain tax records Work in all aspects of federal and state excise tax compliance, including tax return preparation and analysis and research of excise...
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2 days ago
Cambridge, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
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....
12 hours ago
Novogradac & Co. LLP - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Novogradac & Company LLP is one of the nation's top 50 certified public accounting and consulting firms....
2 days ago
Cedent - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Five plus years of progressive tax compliance and/or tax consulting experience; experience in public accounting is a plus....
1 day ago
Pega - Cambridge, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Meet Our Team: The U.S. Corporate Tax team is seeking a Senior Manager of Tax to coordinate and manage the overall Tax function in international, federal and state tax matters and tax accounting...
1 day ago
Kforce Finance and Accounting - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
accounting and/or corporate tax Proficient in tax preparation software Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer....
2 days ago
Ernst & Young LLP - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
EY's National Tax Department (NTD) serves high-profile clients by providing a range of tax planning and tax-related advisory services. The combination of knowledge and experience forms the basis...
1 day ago
CliftonLarsonAllen LLP - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
A JD or EA may be accepted in place of CPA certification.You have a minimum of 5 years of experience serving in a tax role with a public accounting firm and/or a professional services firm.You ideally...
1 day ago
GPAC - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Previous Public Accounting experience is required....
3 days ago
Clarity Appointments - Cambridge, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Corporate Tax Advisor Recruiter Clarity Appointments Location Cambridge Salary 0-0 Posted 05 Jan 2021 Closes 04 Feb 2021 Ref 372260538 Job role Accountant Sector Accounting - Public practice You...
2 days ago
Mayer Hoffman McCann P.C. - Boston, MA (9 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Job Description With over 100 offices and nearly 5,000 associates throughout the U.S. CBIZ (NYSE: CBZ) delivers top-level financial and employee business services to organizations of all sizes, as...
3 days ago
Robert Half - Newton Highlands, MA (14 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Role includes heavy general ledger reconciliations. Using Excel and CCH Pro FX. Please send resumes directly to for immediate consideration and more information....
3 days ago
Concord, MA (15 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Scheid Deignan Brown, an established accounting firm in Concord, MA, seeks a tax preparer to join our team. This is a full-time seasonal position from mid late January 2021 through April 15, 2021....
3 days ago
Waltham, MA (12 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Recommended skills Reports Search (Computer Science) Administration Microsoft Office Balance Sheet Tax Laws...
4 days ago
Chelmsford, MA (15 miles from Wakefield, MA)
Ref ID: 03...67 Classification: Tax Preparer Compensation: $19.00 to $22.00 hourly Accountemps is looking for an individual with experience as a Tax Preparer to join a local CPA firm. Our goal is...
4 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Wakefield, MA

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Wakefield, MA 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 Wakefield, MA
  • 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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