Job description

Job Description

BRAYN is looking for a new BRAYNiac! Interested in joining our dynamic team? We are in search of a Tax Law Intern to join our practice! As a Tax Law Intern, you will assist our R&D Tax Team as well as our Partners and Audit Defense Team with limited supervision in completing studies for a variety of clients. You will support the Partners and R&D Tax Team and our clients on a regular basis and be an essential component of our growing practice.

Firm Overview

BRAYN Consulting LLC is a consulting firm that supports CPA firms and their clients in taking full advantage of specialty tax credits and incentives. We are currently a small firm but growing at a fast pace and we need high quality talent. We primarily serve closely-held, small to mid-sized companies. This allows our partners and staff to experience a penumbra of issues, challenges and opportunities different than those afforded by Big-4 or Top 10 Accounting Firms.

Job Title: Tax Law Intern

Location: Remote Position

Key Responsibilities

Ø Research and briefing on major court cases for use in company trainings, audits, and marketing presentations

Ø Support for federal and state tax examinations, including:

· Reviewing, summarizing, and drafting responses to audit correspondence,

· Preparing protest letters and responses to information document requests

· Assisting with audit meeting presentations and preparing for same

Ø Communicate with partners and staff regarding opinions, pending cases, and publications relevant to BRAYN’s tax services

Ø Develop an understanding of the available Federal & State tax programs available and review statutes to develop arguments for improving service lines

Ø Assist on R&D tax credit and other incentive studies as needed, including:

· Write detailed reports and narratives,

· Research and analyze the Internal Revenue Code, Treasury Regulations, and relevant court cases

· Document, review, and assemble comprehensive work product for review by IRS and state examiners

Skills & Qualifications

  • Working towards JD or related field required
  • 3L student preferred
  • Time management and attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task on a variety of tasks and projects
  • Clear written and verbal communication skills, strong documentation skills
  • Previous work experience in architecture, engineering, and construction industry a plus
  • Highly Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, PowerPoint, etc.)
  • Must have reliable transportation and secure work location
  • Self-starter with a roll-up-your-sleeves attitude


· Huge room for growth and advancement

· Gain exposure to a variety of tax incentives, such as the R&D Tax Credit, 45L Residential Energy Efficient Tax Credit, 179D Commercial Credit, Cost Segregation, and other service lines

· Work with an experienced, close-knit team that emphasizes work-life balance and personal growth and development

· Work from home, flexible schedule

· Ongoing industry training and employee development

· Company provides necessary equipment and support for remote positions

· Paid Internship

If interested, please email your resume to Curt Jaeger at

BRAYN Consulting, LLC is a niche consulting firm that guides businesses to greater value through tax credits and incentives. BRAYN Consulting LLC is not a CPA firm, finance, tax, law, or engineering firm, and nothing contained herein can be construed as legal, financial, accounting, tax, or engineering advice. IRS Circular 230 Disclosure – To ensure compliance with requirements imposed by the IRS, we inform you that any U.S. tax advice contained in this communication (including any attachments) is not intended or written to be used, and cannot be used, for the purpose of (i) avoiding tax-related penalties under the Internal Revenue Code, or (ii) promoting, marketing, or recommending to another party any transaction or matter addressed herein.