Tax Accountant

Weidema, Lavin & Grott Accounting - Portsmouth, NH

30+ days agoFull-time$39,000 - $52,000 a year
We are looking to hire a recent graduate with an Accounting degree from an accredited university. The ideal candidate will have a general understanding of tax accounting principles, basic knowledge of the U.S. tax code, and experience in income tax return preparation. They will be self-motivated by their own curiosity and passion for tax accounting and able to manage a project from start to finish with limited supervision. This position is vital to the success of our firm and is under direct supervision of our senior level accountants and partners.

Some responsibilities include:
Prepare tax returns for businesses and individuals.
Advise clients in the tax preparation process and prepare and file tax documents.
Attend to the needs of clients throughout the year.
Perform compilation and/or agreed upon procedures.
Prepare trial balance and/or other business related financial statements.
Perform accounting and tax duties for engagements and for assignments.

Education level - Bachelor's degree in Accounting or Finance.
Experience in tax accounting or related field.
Ability to manage time and consistently meet assigned deadlines.
Familiarity with UltraTax CS/Thomson Reuters related software preferred.
Ability to build relationships with clients, focus on understanding their needs to deliver timely and quality service.
Experience with computerized ledger systems.

$38,500 - $51,500 annually.

About Weidema, Lavin & Grott Accounting

WLGA is a competent, dedicated, responsive, and friendly certified public accounting firm. As experienced certified public accountants, we respond to our client's needs in a timely and efficient manner. We are dedicated to providing all our clients with personal attention in every aspect of their financial management. We work one-on-one with our clients and are intimately familiar with our client's account, to ensure an immediate response to any of their questions or concerns. Our company values the growth of our team members and believe that each team member is critical to the future of our company. We are dedicated to the personal growth and professional development of our members and always encourage self-improvement.