Sr. Tax Accountant - CPA in Santa Barbara, CA at Volt

Date Posted: 1/12/2020

Job Snapshot

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  • Duration:
    100 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    805-560-8658 x21305

Job Description

a reputable Accounting firm in Santa Barbara is hiring for a Sr. Tax Accountant. 


This is a full-time position. It is desired that the candidate have their CPA or is a CPA candidate, with 3–5 years of tax preparation experience at a local or national accounting firm, and a minimum of 2 years of mid-level compliance work.


• Prepares tax returns of increasing complexity

• Estimates tax for individuals and corporations

• Collects data from clients as part of the return preparation process

• Researches tax issues 

• Responds to moderately complex IRS notices

• Assist with preparation of communication to client regarding compliance

• Begins to identify tax planning ideas and shares ideas with management; may     prepare written client communication stating recommendations

• Follows business processes and practices and helps to identify ways to improve them

• Able to identify ethical, independence and/or conflict issues; refers to management   immediately

• Utilizes and develops a basic understanding and working knowledge of various tax   programs and of requisite software and internal work flow/procedures

 Familiarity with IRS Circular 230 Regulations Governing the Practice of Attorneys,   Certified Public Accountants, Actuaries and Enrolled Agents Before the IRS and the   AICPA Professional Code of Conduct

Client Service;

• Increased level of interaction with client during an engagement; may be sought out     by client to answer questions

• Seeks an understanding of the client's business; studies business organizational   structure including products, services, systems, and/or competitors

If you meet the qualifications for this role please send your resume in to or call Ida at 805-979-3345 

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer