Tax Specialist Jobs in Kansas City, 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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Lenexa, KS (13 miles from Kansas City, MO)
As a result, recent public accounting experience is required....
20 hours ago
GPAC - Kansas City, MO
accounting Tax Manager Compensation: $80,000-$150,000 Excellent benefits package To be considered, please apply with a resume....
17 hours ago
CliftonLarsonAllen - Overland Park, KS (21 miles from Kansas City, MO)
You have at least one year of experience in a tax role with a public accounting firm. You love public accounting!...
14 hours ago
e2E - Kansas City, 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...
1 hour ago
Kansas City, MO
As a result, recent public accounting experience for a U.S. Public Firm is required....
2 days ago
H&R Block, Inc. - Kansas City, 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...
16 hours ago
Overland Park, KS (21 miles from Kansas City, MO)
Essential Job Requirements 2-13 years of public accounting tax experience. Tax senior experience preferred....
11 hours ago
CliftonLarsonAllen - Overland Park, KS (21 miles from Kansas City, MO)
You love public accounting! Tax is your true passion, although certainly NOT your only thing. Youre pretty darn good at tax!...
2 days ago
Intuit - Kansas City, 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
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 - Fort Leavenworth, KS (24 miles from Kansas City, MO)
Overview If youre a highly motivated individual with a business background and excellent communication skills, we need you to help our customers complete their taxes using TurboTax. Youll advance...
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8 days ago
Intuit - Lees Summit, MO (18 miles from Kansas City, 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
accounting experience or equivalent in law firms or industry....
8 days ago
Commerce Bank - Kansas City, 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
Intuit - New Century, KS (24 miles from Kansas City, 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
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9 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Kansas City, MO

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$60,450

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Kansas City, 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 Kansas City, 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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