Sr. Tax Accountant in Sugar Land, TX at Volt

Date Posted: 9/21/2020

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Job Description

Now Hiring - Senior Tax Accountant 

Sugarland, TX


The Tax Senior is responsible for performing complex tax preparation, tax research and tax planning with minimal supervision for small business owners. This position also provides work direction and technical guidance to less experienced staff. The Tax Senior will be responsible for initiating and maintaining direct contact with clients to resolve tax issues. The Tax Senior will perform tax planning under direct supervision and may be assigned in-charge tax responsibilities. As such, the Tax Senior is expected to possess exceptional communication skills allowing for effective relationship building at all levels and must be able to work independently and in teams to accomplish a goal.

Tax Senior - Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree preferably in Accounting from an accredited college or university
  • Required – 3+ years of public accounting experience as a tax accountant, demonstrating a progression in complexity of tax returns
  • Strong computer application skills – proficient in MS Office including Excel
  • Strong organization skills
  • Candidates are required to successfully complete a background check
  • CPA and / or Master’s degree in Accounting from an accredited college or university (a plus)

Technical Knowledge

  • Highly knowledgeable in current income tax laws and regulations
  • Prepares complex tax returns and tax research for S-corp, Partnerships, 1040, estate and  trust
  • Reviews tax work of less experienced staff
  • Reviews tax information supplied by client and proactively recognizes and resolves tax issues and provides recommendations
  • Applies advanced problem solving, research and analysis skills independently


  • Builds and maintains positive relationships with firm associates, clients and client personnel
  • Understands detailed assignments and follows instructions
  • Communicates proactively and effectively – both in writing and orally
  • Maintains necessary confidentially with all client and firm information

***VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer***