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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GPAC - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
accounting Tax Manager Compensation: $80,000-$150,000 Excellent benefits package To be considered, please apply with a resume....
21 hours ago
Lenexa, KS (20 miles from Independence, MO)
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required....
23 hours ago
e2E - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
The Senior Tax Associate acts as a partner with our clients and staff to meet all compliance and tax deadlines. This position is hands-on in the completion of tax workpapers and preparation of tax...
5 hours ago
Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
As a result, recent public accounting experience for a U.S. Public Firm is required....
3 days ago
H&R Block, Inc. - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
What you'll do... As a developing professional, performs research and analysis on moderately complex new or revised federal and/or state tax issues with a focus on identifying impacts to H&R...
20 hours ago
Intuit - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
4 days ago
CBIZ, Inc. - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
statements, tax returns, work papers, etc.); complete technical and strategic reviews as a member of the final engagement review team to ensure quality control standards are met; ensure on time delivery...
7 days ago
Intuit - Lees Summit, MO (14 miles from Independence, MO)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

8 days ago
Intuit - Orrick, MO (15 miles from Independence, MO)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

8 days ago
RSM - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
accounting experience or equivalent in law firms or industry....
8 days ago
Commerce Bank - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Preferred applicants will have: - Experience in a public accounting, finance or legal firm is preferred - Tax return preparation experience preferred - Excellent analytical, technical and communication...
8 days ago
Bell & Associates, Inc. - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
Sales & Use Tax Associate *ESTABLISHED CENTRALLY LOCATED KANSAS CITY COMPANY* $18-$20 per hour Interviewing next two weeks Kansas City, MO Bell & Associates, Inc. has been engaged to find an...
19 days ago
H&R Block - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
statement disclosures* Maintain detailed knowledge of company operations, and revenue streams to determine proper tax treatment* Analyze balance sheet and income statement accounts to determine tax...
21 days ago
Intuit - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
What you'll bring Must possess active unrestricted credential: EA (Enrolled Agent), CPA (Certified Public Accountant), or Practicing Attorney with strong tax preparation experience and extensive knowledge...
Remote Work
Direct Apply

21 days ago
Cbiz Incorporated - Kansas City, MO (10 miles from Independence, MO)
statements, tax returns, work papers, etc.; complete technical and strategic reviews as a member of the final engagement review team to ensure quality control standards are metless thanbr>* Responsible...
27 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 (48.1%)
  • Master's Degree (30.9%)
  • Associate's Degree (6.8%)
  • High School or GED (6.1%)
  • 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 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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