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Tax Accountant CPA

TriWest Healthcare Alliance
Phoenix, AZ
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: 401k, dental, medical, vision,
Job Description

Under general supervision, the Tax Accountant prepares and processes most company tax returns and corporate filings. The position also includes certain accounting tasks and other finance-related duties in treasury and insurance. Other responsibilities include the organization of tax information, monitoring of department due dates, research and projects as needed. The Tax Accountant will report to the Manager of Tax

Education & Experience

Required

o        Bachelor's degree or higher in Accounting or Tax
o        2-3 years Accounting and/or Corporate Tax experience
o        Strong computer skills

Preferred

o        Experience in preparation of corporate tax filings
o        Strong understanding of corporate tax accounting
o        CPA or CPA candidate working toward certification

Key Responsibilities

o        Preparation of company gross receipts returns, property tax assessments and payments, use tax returns, along with informational filings such as annual reports and business license renewals;
  o      Assisting with the preparation of federal and state income tax returns, extensions and estimates;
  o      Assisting with various  treasury functions, such as daily banking and processing of bi-weekly payroll payments for 401(k) and HSA;
o        Preparation of journal entries and reconciliations for tax and treasury general ledger accounts;
o        Preparation of insurance policy renewals;
o        Assisting the department with incoming and outgoing communication, both internal and external (such as with tax regulatory agencies);
o        Assisting in organization of company tax documents and workpapers (both electronic and hard copy), including the use of off-site storage;
o        Coordination of various information gathering efforts, research and other projects as needed;
o        Performance of other duties as assigned.

 

Technical Skills

Knowledge of GAAP (including ASC 740) and Internal Revenue Code; Working understanding of corporate taxation and filing requirements; Ability to consistently produce accurate tax filings utilizing guidance from form instructions, prior period filings and company information; Proficiency in Microsoft Office.

Problem Solving / Analysis

Ability to recognize issues and ask helpful questions; Capable of solving many problems through systematic analysis; Understanding of the relevant issues to the company.

Company Description
Taking Care of Our Nation’s Veterans.
It’s Who We Are. It’s What We Do.
Do you have a passion for serving those who served?

Join the TriWest Healthcare Alliance Team! We’re On a Mission to Serve®!

Our job is to make sure that America’s heroes get connected to health care in the community.

At TriWest Healthcare Alliance, we’ve proudly been on that important mission since 1996.

TriWest Healthcare Alliance

Why Work Here?
Are you ready to make a difference in the lives of our nation’s heroes? Join Our Mission to Serve Our Nation's Heroes!

Taking Care of Our Nation’s Veterans. It’s Who We Are. It’s What We Do. Do you have a passion for serving those who served? Join the TriWest Healthcare Alliance Team! We’re On a Mission to Serve®! Our job is to make sure that America’s heroes get connected to health care in the community. At TriWest Healthcare Alliance, we’ve proudly been on that important mission since 1996.

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Phoenix, AZ
USA

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