Baker Tilly State & Local Tax (SALT) Senior Associate in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm whose specialized professionals guide clients through an ever-changing business world, helping them win now and anticipate tomorrow. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly, and its affiliated entities, have operations in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 145 territories, with 34,700 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.6 billion. Visit bakertilly.com or join the conversation on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.
At Baker Tilly, we live core values of collaboration, integrity, passion and stewardship. They represent who we are, what we stand for, and what we are working together to achieve. We embrace an inspiring workplace that provides opportunity for our people to learn, grow, and contribute while being solid corporate citizens, engaged in and giving back to the communities where we live and work.
We are seeking a SALT Senior to join our Minneapolis office.
It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!
Baker Tilly Annual Report 2018
Research state tax issues including nexus determinations, taxability analyses and quantification of potential liabilities
Assist clients with various compliance matters including state tax return preparation, sales/use, and unclaimed property
Review tax returns completed by staff and provide recommendations on return preparation regarding accuracy and tax savings opportunities
Assist with addressing issues and questions for internal and external clients
Respond to notices issued by state and local taxing jurisdictions
Assist multi-state companies with state and local tax controversies which includes research and preparing written protests
Assist with voluntary disclosure projects
Prepare memoranda on state and local tax issues for individuals, corporations, partnerships and LLCs
Prepare ruling requests and respond to state and local tax audits
Assist with due diligence projects
Maintain active communication with clients to manage expectations and ensure satisfaction
Manage and lead the staff through counsel, guidance and coaching. Evaluate performance and work efforts; participate in performance appraisals
Demonstrate excellent team skills, positive attitude and high ethical standards
Maintain and expand knowledge base in the multi-state tax area, comply with continuing education requirements; participate in professional organizations, independent study, etc.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting. CPA and/or Masters in Taxation preferred
Three (3)+ years experience in state and local tax
Broad exposure to State and Local Taxes including knowledge in State Income/Franchise Tax, Credits and Incentives, Sales and Use Tax, with Property Tax a plus; must be eager to work on a variety of SALT issues
Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, project management, communication skills and solid Microsoft Suite skills required
Ability to provide exceptional client service, demonstrate commitment to continuous learning, display appropriate ethical knowledge and commitment and exhibit a sense of urgency and commitment to quality and the timely completion of duties
iCIMS Job ID: 11714
External Company Name: Baker Tilly Virchow Krause LLP
Street: 225 S. Sixth Street