TAX ASSOCIATE - PRIVATE EQUITY & REAL ESTATE PRACTICE
Tax Associates serve as members of various client service teams with a focus on tax compliance for various partnerships such as private equity and real estate clients. Associates receive both formal and on-the-job training to expand and develop their technical skills. In addition to the preparation of tax returns, associates also participate in the tax planning and consultation process for clients and are also responsible for basic tax research. Tax Associates are expected to complete all aspects of accounting and tax engagements for clients including status updates to engagement managers and adhere to all quality control standards as required.
1-3 years of private equity or real estate partnership taxation experience
Knowledge of foreign reporting requirements a plus
Experience with BNA, CCH, Checkpoint or other tax research tools a plus
Strong computer skills with strengths in Microsoft Excel & other Microsoft Office products
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Economics, or related degree and/or an advanced degree in Accounting, Taxation, JD or L.L.M.
A minimum GPA of 3.0; strong multitasking and organizational skills
Strong analytical skills with an ability to self-review with an attention to detail
Initiative to seek out opportunities in a fast-paced environment
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Strong interpersonal skills, with an ability to interact with and gain the respect of all levels of internal and client personnel
Locations: Boston, NYC, Miami, Cape Cod, Ft. Lauderdale, Stamford CT