Tax Specialist Jobs in Lees Summit, 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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Department Of The Treasury - Lees Summit, MO
Specialist Requirements Help Requirements Conditions of Employment Refer to Other Information Click "Print Preview" to review the entire announcement before applying Must be a U.S....
1 day ago
Department Of The Treasury - Lees Summit, MO
WHAT DOES A TAX SPECIALIST DO? IRS Tax Specialists interact with customers of various IRS Divisions to resolve both general and technical issues....
1 day ago
Department Of The Treasury - Overland Park, KS (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
Specialist Requirements Help Requirements Conditions of Employment Refer to Other Information Click "Print Preview" to review the entire announcement before applying Must be a U.S....
23 hours ago
Department Of The Treasury - Overland Park, KS (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
WHAT DOES A TAX SPECIALIST DO? IRS Tax Specialists interact with customers of various IRS Divisions to resolve both general and technical issues....
18 hours ago
Meara Welch Browne, P C - Leawood, KS (14 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
accounting firm located in Leawood, KS that provides services in tax, auditing, litigation support, fraud investigation, forensics, valuations, technology consulting and business consulting....
Remote Work
2 days ago
Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
2022 - Winter - Tax Associate - State & Local Kansas City, MO Tax Job Description Req ID: req17294 2022 - Winter - Tax Associate - State & Local Summary: STATE AND LOCAL TAX ASSOCIATE Position...
3 days ago
Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
2022 - Winter - Tax Associate - Business Kansas City, MO Tax Job Description Req ID: req10194 2022 - Winter - Tax Associate - Business Summary: LEAD TAX ASSOCIATE Position Description At RSM,...
3 days ago
Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
Accounting with an emphasis in taxation Experience with Individual Taxation Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field would be desirable but not required Must be eligible to sit for the CPA...
3 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
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...
4 days ago
CBIZ - Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
Accounting experience with a tax focus High degree of self-motivation and self-investment Excellent interpersonal and communication skills, including effective English language speaking and writing...
7 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, 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...
8 days ago
GPAC - Overland Park, KS (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
accounting Tax Manager Compensation: $80,000-$150,000 Excellent benefits package To be considered, please apply with a resume....
10 days ago
DST Systems - Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
Preparation of tax workpapers to support tax filings (tax trial balances, book/tax reconciliations, state apportionment schedules, etc.)....
15 days ago
DST Systems - Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
CPA and/or Masters of Taxation are preferred. 4 - 6 years of experience in work environment dealing with taxation matters, public accounting experience preferred....
15 days ago
KPMG - Kansas City, MO (18 miles from Lees Summit, MO)
Business Title:** Tax Associate, State and Local Tax **Requisition Number:** 53955 - 45 **Function:** Tax Services **Area of Interest:** Campus **State:** MO **City:** Kansas City **Description:**...
24 days ago

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Salary for Tax Specialist Jobs in Lees Summit, MO

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

$60,450

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Highest Education Level

Tax Specialists in Lees Summit, MO 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 Lees Summit, 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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