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Director State and Local Taxes

Absolute Opportunities
New York, New York, 10001, United States
August 06, 2017

Director – State and Local Taxes

Job #: 0201-009

Salary: 175,000 – 250,000

Location: NYC or North NJ

Industry: Public Accounting

Reports to: Partner

Relocation: negotiable


Plan, execute, direct, and complete tax projects in a wide variety of industries; provide tax planning, consulting, and compliance expertise to clients; and manage to budget.

Deliver a full range of State and Local Tax services including tax return preparation and review, tax research, preparation of technical memorandums, drafting client correspondence, and counseling client in defending against state audits.

Manage multi-disciplinary, multi-state reviews that analyze income, franchise, sales and use, payroll, valorem taxes, and others to identify optimal filing options, exemptions, credits and incentives, and corporate structures that can reduce the client's tax burden.

Consult, work with, and service client to make recommendations on business and process improvement and serve as a business advisor to client.

Manage, develop, train, and mentor staff


1. CPA required.

2. 8+ years of State and Local Tax consulting and/or compliance experience in public accounting or a combination of corporate and public accounting.

3. Broad exposure to State and Local Taxes including knowledge in State Income/Franchise Tax, Credits and Incentives, Sales and Use Tax, with Property Tax a plus; must be eager to work on a variety of SALT issues.

4. Citizenship Staus?