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Tax Associate

GSP Financial Services LLC Washington, DC
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • $49,000 to $70,000 Annually
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, 401k, Dental

Who we are

GSP Financial was founded with one goal: to set up early stage start-ups for success by guiding entrepreneurs with innovative, proactive, and practical financial and accounting solutions. We’re a small (yet mighty) team with an exponentially growing client base looking for someone like YOU to join our team. Our bright, vibrant, entrepreneurial culture attracts hysterical, welcoming, hard-working, supportive and talented people who roll up their sleeves when the going gets tough and always celebrates the win. Whether we’re hanging out with clients, at an office happy hour, or filing tax returns we’re always laughing, having fun, and achieving results.

Who you are

More than just knowing your stuff inside and out- you are a visionary. You are driven, flexible, and have a fiercely positive attitude. Because you crave challenges, you do everything in your power to find and overcome them. With you, a day without an accomplishment you’re proud of doesn’t exist; you won’t leave the office until you’ve built something amazing. You thrive in fast-paced, collaborative, ever-evolving environments where you can show your creativity, think on your feet, and problem solve like pro.

All in all, you’re a team player who dreams big, achieves big, and loves to laugh.

The Role

Our team is looking for a Tax Associate to join us full-time. As a Tax Associate, you will have an instrumental role in preparing mostly corporation (1120) and partnership (1065) tax returns for our fast-growing and innovative clients, as well as advising on tax strategy. You will also play an instrumental role in setting processes to file state franchise taxes, property taxes, and any other tax registration our clients require.

Responsibilities

  • Advising clients on a wide range of corporate and federal tax issues, various duties to include tax research and planning, compliance, consulting, and business transaction structuring services

  • Communicating with clients to discuss tax accounting matters

  • Meeting client service expectations through adhering to time budgets and maintaining positive client communications

  • Gaining an understanding of Firm policies, procedures, and professional standards through observation and inquiry and adheres to them

  • Demonstrating positive attitude towards Firm and profession

  • Representing the Firm in a favorable and professional manner

  • Developing initiative, interpersonal skills, and practical application of technical knowledge

  • Performing other related duties assigned by immediate supervisor and other Firm management as required

  • Confidentiality of Firm and client information is critical

  • Overtime is required during tax season (January through April) and occasionally throughout the remainder of the year. Deliver highest level of customer service to clients, including those at the executive level

Qualifications

  • Degree in taxation or accounting required

  • CPA certification or you have the minimum requirements for the CPA exam (e.g. 150 credit hours) before start date of employment.

  • 1-2 years experience in public accounting or related field preferred

  • Sharp analytical skills enhanced by a commitment to professional development

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

  • Desire to work closely with Partners and clients to provide exceptional service

  • Previous hands-on public accounting internship experience is preferred

  • Experience with Microsoft Excel

GSP Financial Services LLC

Why Work Here?

Awesome culture with immediate growth potential!

Who we are GSP Financial was founded with one goal: to set up early stage start-ups for success by guiding entrepreneurs with innovative, proactive, and practical financial and accounting solutions. We’re a small (yet mighty) team with an exponentially growing client base looking for someone like YOU to join our team. Our bright, vibrant, entrepreneurial culture attracts hysterical, welcoming, hard-working, supportive and talented people who roll up their sleeves when the going gets tough and always celebrates the win. Whether we’re hanging out with clients, at an office happy hour, or filing tax returns we’re always laughing, having fun, and achieving results.

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Washington, DC
USA

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