Income Tax Accountant Resume

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Jesse Kendall
123 Elm Street, Lewiston, ID 83501, 208.555.5555, [email protected]


Tax Accountant: Analytical professional offering extensive experience as a Tax  Accountant in support of a public accounting firm. Expertise in  general accounting, financial planning, financial reporting,  payroll, sales, property tax preparation, and income tax  preparation. Accomplished in development of key methods for  organizations to strengthen financial performance, improve  controls, and mitigate tax liabilities.

Areas of Excellence: Tax Preparation... GAAP... Compilation and Reviews... Tax  Planning... Tax Mitigation... Strategies... Tax Law  Analysis... Property Tax Returns... Payroll Tax... Tax  Planning... Sales & Use Tax Returns... International Taxes

Tax Accountancy

ABC ACCOUNTANCY CORPORATION, Lewiston, ID, 20xx to Present

Senior Tax Accountant: Play an instrumental role in the  preparation and review of federal and multi-state tax returns  for individuals, C and S corporations, partnerships, LLCs,  fiduciary, non-profit, estate, and gift tax returns. Support 330  clients by effectively handling all accounting and tax matters,  including fixed assets, GL, payroll tax, property tax, and  franchise/income tax. Perform compilations and reviews.

Key Accomplishments:

  • Served instrumentally in increasing  company profits 5% to 10% annually by identifying client  needs and maximizing client opportunities within the  organization.

  • Completed international tax forms and  schedules, including Canadian tax forms and Form 1116.

  • Selected to visit clients on site and  provide comprehensive bookkeeping and accounting training.

  • Supervised and trained staff in all  aspects of accounting and taxes.


Senior Tax Accountant:  Assisted clients with all phases of bookkeeping and accounting.  Filed state sales and uses tax and payroll tax returns. Prepared  federal and New York State tax returns, estimates, and  extensions for individuals, partnerships, LLCs, S-corporations  and C-corporations. Completed payroll, payroll tax deposits, and  1096/1098/1099/W2/W3 forms. Communicated clearly with clients  during all phases of the tax return process.

Key Accomplishments:

  • Assisted the Partner / Tax Manager in  meeting internal and external deadlines and requests.

  • Researched tax issues for special  projects under the supervision of the Partner/Tax Manager.

  • Trained new employees on Lacerte Tax  software and strategies for optimal client tax savings.

  • Ensured accuracy and completeness of  write-ups and monthly bank reconciliations.

  • Demonstrated a strong commitment to  deadlines; assisted co-workers and worked extra hours when  added.


B.S. Business Administration, Concentration in Accounting

Licenses / Affiliations

Certified Public Accountant, Idaho
Member of AICPA and Idaho Society of CPAs

Computer Skills

Windows, Microsoft: Word,  Excel, Internet Explorer, Peachtree, Quickbooks, Accountants  Trial Balance, TValue, FAS Software, ProSystems Fx, TaxWiz, CFS Tax