BRAYN is looking for a new BRAYNiac! Interested in joining our dynamic team? We are in search of a Tax Consultant to join our practice! As a Tax Consultant you will assist tax managers and partners with limited supervision in completing tax incentive studies for a variety of clients primarily in the Western United States. 


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 growing at a fast pace and we need high quality talent. We primarily serve closely-held, 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. 


Mission Statement 


BRAYN will be the pre-eminent specialty tax incentives firm by harnessing technology, emotional intelligence, and experience to optimize value for clients and BRAYNiacs alike. 


Location: United States (Remote Position) 


Job Title: Tax Consultant 


Summary: Tax Consultant will assist tax managers and partners with limited supervision in completing tax incentive studies for a variety of clients primarily in Southern California and Western United States. 


Key Responsibilities 

·       Complete studies for the R&D tax credit, as well as other specialty incentives as needed  

·       Obtain and analyze client data using Excel models, 

·       Write detailed reports and narratives, 

·       Research, understand, and analyze many internal revenue codes, treasury regulations, tax court cases, and other cases 

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

·       Perform site visits for clients as needed around the country 

·       Interview clients in-person, over the phone, and via e-mail 

·       Work remotely from home office 

·       Communicate and interact directly with clients, CPAs, administrative staff, partners, and CEO about project status, etc. 


Skills & Qualifications 

·       Previous experience with R&D tax credit projects in quantification and documentation preferred 

·       Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Business, Law or related field required 

·       Candidate who is pursuing a CPA license preferred 

·       Some travel required (client site visits: about 5-10% of work time traveling) 

·       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 

·       Strong client interaction skills 

·       Self-starter, roll-up-your-sleeves attitude and a good sense of humor 

·       Must have reliable transportation and secure work location 



  • Huge room for growth and advancement 

  • Learn to perform studies for a variety of tax incentives, such as the R&D tax credit, 179D Deduction, Cost Segregation, and more 

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

  • Work from home, flexible schedule 

  • 401K, Medical, Dental, Vision, and Life Insurance available 

  • Permissive bonuses 

  • Salary and title commensurate with experience 


Interested? Please e-mail your resume to with “Tax Consultant” in the subject line.