Tax Specialist Jobs in Independence, MO

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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H&R Block - North Kansas City, MO (8 miles from Independence, MO)
tax training you'll need to be successful....
3 days ago
GPAC - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Job Description: Gpac is partnered with top Cpa Firms in the US seeking Tax and Audit Professionals! Previous Public Accounting experience is required! Seniors - Senior Managers!...
9 hours ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
reimagining tax with you in mind....
1 day ago
H&R Block - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Joining Block Advisors as a Tax Advisor means youll serve clients with diverse tax and business services needs year-round....
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Business Title:** Tax Manager, Corporate Tax Services (Alternative Investments/ Investment Tax) **Requisition Number:** 62676 - 45 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** **State:** MO **City...
23 hours ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies....
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies....
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies....
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
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...
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies....
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Experience with individual, estate and gift, trusts and foundations and partnership taxation Excellent verbal and written communications skills and the ability to articulate complex information Ability...
3 days ago
PwC - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Demonstrates thorough abilities and/or a proven record of success in FAS 109, unitary filing, apportionment methodologies, tax base rules, tax research, compliance and consulting as it relates to multi-state...
4 days ago
CBOE - Lenexa, KS (20 miles from Independence, MO)
CPA OneSource experience Income tax accounting and ASC 740 proficiency #LI-SS1 Cboe Global Markets is an Equal Opportunity Employer....
4 days ago
CBIZ, Inc. - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Essential Functions and Primary Duties: Complete all aspects of accounting, tax and audit engagements for clients Execute solid understanding of accounting and auditing principles, general tax regulation...
5 days ago
Mission, KS (14 miles from Independence, MO)
driven Ability to perform tax research, income tax planning and also interact with federal & state taxing authorities Experience managing teams in a fast-paced environment Experience with CCH Tax software...
6 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Independence, MO

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

$60,450

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Independence, MO 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 Independence, MO
  • 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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