Deloitte Senior Tax Consultant, Excise Tax - Houston in Houston, Texas
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And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Are you a strategic and creative Indirect Tax professional who likes solving complex state and local indirect tax issues withinsales & use and excise tax?Are you ready to make a greater impact on organizations by combining tax consulting solutions and innovative technology that align the tax function with business objectives? We are looking for a sharp Senior Tax Consultant to join our Indirect Tax teamwho is ready to take on new challenges and join one of thelargest multistate tax practices in the United States. What you ll doAs an Indirect Tax Senior Consultant within the Multistate Tax Services group, you will be a valuable member on tax engagements and providestate and local indirect tax planning, consulting, andcompliance services to a diverse client base in various industry sectors. You will continue to grow your technical knowledge in state and local indirect taxation by working on large complex tax projects, have access to exceptional resources, and continue to develop your supervisory/leadership skills. Responsibilities will include:Researching state and local indirect tax legislation and assisting with drafting client responses and memos.Identifying opportunities to improve operational efficiency and streamline work flow.Assisting with various state and local indirect tax consulting projects including sales & use and excise tax overpayment reviews, tax implications of sales and purchase transactions, audit defense services, nexus planning, and voluntary disclosures.Assisting with engagement workflow management and supervising tax consultants and interns on assigned engagements.Assisting with preparation of client billings and account reconciliations.Assisting with drafting new proposals for new and existing clients.Coordinating with in-house tax preparation team within Deloitte and with the clients tax department.Performing a detailed technical review of state and local indirect tax returns on select engagements. The TeamDeloitte s Multistate Tax Services (MTS) group is the largest State and Local Tax (SALT) practice in the United States with more than 1,000 professionals nationwide.Our Multistate Tax professionals include former state tax auditors and administrators, industry personnel, tax practitioners, accounting specialists, and technology personnel with numerous years of multistate tax experience. Collectively, our team has significant experience with the requirements and nuances of jurisdictions in all 50 states. Our specific services include state income and franchise tax, indirect tax, business restructuring, credits and incentives, sales and use tax outsourcing, excise tax, property tax, state strategic tax review, and state tax controversy. QualificationsRequired3 - 5 yearsexperience in state and local indirect tax (sales & use and excise tax)Experience with state and local indirect tax planning, tax research, and tax analysisPreparation and review experience of state and local indirect tax returnsBachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or other related fieldCPA certification if qualified to sit for the CPA; if not qualified, CMI, licensed attorney, Enrolled Agent, or other appropriate certification (or in the process of obtaining)Excellent research and writing skillsExcellent presentation and communication skillsSupervisory experience PreferredAdvanced degree such as Masters of Tax or JD and/or LLMPrevious Big 4 or large CPA firm experience How you ll growAt Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. 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