Full Job Description
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We believe every person deserves a chance for a healthy life, free from illness and full of possibility. We see a world full of healing, with viable care options available to those with limited choices today. We envision new ways of providing physicians, pharmacists and nurses with technologies that not only treat chronic diseases, but also work to prevent them. We’re looking for team members who are motivated to learn, grow and innovate, while making a meaningful difference for millions of people around the world.
Learn more about how Baxter is At the Intersection of Saving and Sustaining Lives.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Working primarily in a sales and use tax function with opportunities to work in other tax functions including state income tax, federal tax, and international tax. The successful candidate will have the opportunity to develop as a corporate tax professional while contributing to a wide range of corporate tax initiatives within a 20+ person US tax department whose presence spans all 50 states and over 100 countries.
Assist with indirect tax research, audits, and local tax filing requirements.
Support Tax Manager with preparation of US-international Forms 5471, 8858, 8865, and 1118.
Support Tax Manager with preparation of Forms 1120 and state income tax returns utilizing Corptax system. Duties may include workpaper preparation, book-tax differences, state & local notices resolution, special projects within tax compliance, and audit support.
Assist with tax process improvements projects, which may include software implementation, automation, or workpaper improvements.
Effectively partner with Shared Services, Corporate Controllers, Legal, and Treasury departments with regards to ACH payments, check requests, account recs, org charts, etc.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting or related field; MST and/or CPA a plus.
0-3 years’ corporate tax experience in an in-house tax department or CPA firm.
Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills.
Proactive self-starter, willing to assist with different assignments among various tax workstreams.
Demonstrated ability to work both independently and as a team member.
Ability to set priorities and respond to changing demands from multiple sources.
Experience with corporate tax software helpful - Corptax, OneSource, BNA, Vertex, Checkpoint, etc.
Experience with JD Edwards, HFM and/or other ERP/consolidation systems a plus.
Passionate about learning and willing to learn and work with various accounting applications.
Intellectually curious; not afraid to suggest different approaches to an issue.
Equal Employment Opportunity
Baxter is an equal opportunity employer. Baxter evaluates qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, protected veteran status, disability/handicap status or any other legally protected characteristic.
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