Gordon Law Group, Ltd. Tax Preparer Skokie, IL · Full time

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Description

We are seeking a skilled and detail-oriented Tax Preparer to join our team. As a Tax Preparer, you will play a crucial role in assisting individuals and businesses in accurately preparing and filing their tax returns. Your expertise will ensure compliance with tax regulations while maximizing financial benefits for our clients.


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 accountant 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.


Qualifications:

  • Proficiency in preparing individual and business tax returns (1040, 1120, 1120S, 1065)
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office, Google Drive, and Adobe Acrobat¬†¬†
  • Experience in Lacerte tax software is preferred
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to multitask and keep organized files for many clients at once


Benefits:

  • Retirement plan options
  • Health insurance
  • Life & LTD insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Hybrid work environment
  • Collaborative team environment
  • A culture that emphasizes teamwork but rewards individual performance. We want to help you accomplish your personal goals.
  • Be a part of a growing company with opportunities for individual career advancement

Salary

$70,000 - $80,000 per year