123 Elm Street, Lewiston, ID 83501, 208.555.5555, firstname.lastname@example.org
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
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.
Served instrumentally in increasing
company profits 5% to 10% annually by identifying client
needs and maximizing client opportunities within the
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.
ABC ACCOUNTANCY CORPORATION, Lewiston, ID, 20xx to 20xx
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.
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
B.S. Business Administration, Concentration in Accounting
XYZ STATE UNIVERSITY, Lewiston, ID, 20xx
Licenses / Affiliations
Certified Public Accountant, Idaho
Member of AICPA and Idaho Society of CPAs
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