Burgmaier & Associates, Inc. Tax Preparer Albuquerque, NM · Full time

Preparation of tax returns, 1040, 1065, 1120S, Estates and Trusts

Description

Minimum Qualifications

·        Bachelor’s Degree – Preferably in Accounting

·        Up to 1 year tax experience

·        Previous CPA firm experience

Skills/Abilities

·        Excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·        Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills.

·        Ability to understand and apply tax laws and changes in the preparation process.

·        Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.

·        Accurate math and accounting skills.

·        Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software.

·        Proficient with or the ability to quickly learn tax accounting and preparation software.

Responsibilities

 

·        Consults with clients to develop a basic understanding of their financial affairs and the scope of their tax liabilities.

·        Reviews previous tax returns and financial documents to identify missing or incomplete information or documentation.

·        Reviews all supplied financial information for accuracy.

·        Uses the appropriate accounting software or system to prepare tax returns.

·        Calculates taxes owed or refunds due to client, consults tax law publications for guidance on unusual situations.

·        Submits tax returns to Partner or Tax Manager for review.

·        Presents approved returns to clients.

·        Files tax returns for clients.

·        Maintains understanding and knowledge of changes in tax law by reading professional literature or attending tax seminars and training courses.

·        Performs other related duties as assigned.

Salary

$60,000 - $80,000 per year