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Tax Accountant

Guitar Center Westlake Village, CA

  • Benefits Offered Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental
  • Employment Type Full-Time

Tax Accountant

Responsibilities will include, but will not be limited to the following:

Income Tax:

  • Federal and State tax return support, including gathering data, preparing schedules, and coordinating with outside service providers for corporate income tax preparation.
  • Prepare federal and state tax estimates and extensions.
  • Resolve and respond to tax notices.
  • Gather data and prepare schedules for tax audits.
  • Prepare monthly tax account reconciliations.

Sales & Use Tax:

  • Assist in the preparation of tax returns and/or coordinate preparation by third party service providers.
  • Provide documents and information requested by auditors, and ensures audits progress smoothly.
  • Prepare responses to inquiries from taxing authorities. Recommend various audit outcomes.
  • Prepare journal entries regarding tax payments, accruals, etc.
  • Reconcile general ledger accounts for sales taxes and property taxes.
  • Assist with special projects as needed

To join our band, you'll need the following experience:

  • BA/BS in Accounting, Finance
  • 2 year work experience in income/sales preferred but not required
  • Experience with property tax is ideal but not required for the right candidate.
  • Ability to work independently and as a team player to multi-task and handle various responsibilities.
  • Excellent analytical, trouble-shooting, research, planning, organizational, prioritization and written/verbal communication skills.
  • PC proficiency with MS Office suite.

Guitar Center

Why Work Here?

Awesome Leadership, dynamic cool environment, fast-growing, world-class technical staff

Guitar Center embodies the world of creativity and music by encouraging our teammates to find their own individual sound. We strive to craft lifelong musicians and make a difference in the world by enabling musicians and non-musicians alike to experience the almost indescribable happiness that comes from playing an instrument. We believe in putting our customers first, engaging with respect and integrity and fulfilling our mission with passion. Why join us? With a career at Guitar Center, you become part of the world's largest multi-channel musical instrument retailer. Whether at our Stores, Contact Centers, Distribution Centers, or Support Center, Guitar Center employees have a common goal: to help people find their sound and fill the world with more music. Love this gig and want to apply? Send your resume and cover letter today along with salary expectations! Guitar Center is an Equal Opportunity Employer and provides fair and equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants regardless of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other protected status prohibited under Federal, State, or local laws. All employment decisions are based on valid job‐related requirements. If you are a qualified individual with a disability or a disabled veteran and are unable or limited in your ability to use or access our website, you may request a reasonable accommodation to express interest in a specific opening. You can request reasonable accommodation by calling 1‐818-735-8800 ext. 2862 or by sending an email to


Westlake Village, CA
Posted: 4 days ago