Tax Analyst

Tax Analyst Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Tax Analyst to join our team.


  • Other duties as assigned;
  • Completing month-end and year-end reporting;
  • Using company ERPs to input and maintain information;
  • Experience with Avatax highly preferred;
  • Assist with intercompany transactions, global transfer pricing issues, and foreign audit support;
  • Preparation of federal and state motor fuel excise tax returns and associated support;
  • Identify solutions for fixed asset related inquiries regarding technical and systems related matters;
  • Prepare forms related to United States reporting of international operations;
  • Assist in the quarterly and annual tax provision process in accordance with ASC 740 Accounting for Taxes;
  • Responsible for the set-up, support, and training of the Sage fixed asset reporting software;
  • Pull data from various systems to summarize tax position and workpapers for tax returns;
  • Corporate income taxes;
  • Investigate income tax notices and prepare response letters for manager’s review;
  • Research income regulations using RIA tax research system;
  • Prepare quarterly state and local tax estimates for assigned entities.


  • Review and/or Prepare separate company, combined and unitary state income and franchise tax returns;
  • Perform account analyses related to tax accounting, tax forecasting, and tax minimization strategies;
  • Provide support to tax managers and develop and maintain a relationship with other tax department professionals;
  • Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verbally;
  • Experience preparing and filing sales and use tax returns;
  • Bachelor degree in accounting or taxation; MST/CPA preferred;
  • Experience with sales and use tax software, for example, Vertex, OneSource, Avalara etc;
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment;
  • BS or BA degree in Accounting, Business Finance, or related field;
  • Minimum of 3 years experience in tax servicing and processing;
  • Strong computer and technical skills including Microsoft Office Applications; Advanced Microsoft Excel skills, and Adobe skills required;
  • Proficient PC skills, including Microsoft Office and EXCEL;
  • ability to deliver top flight work in a fast growth environment;
  • Experience with Avalara Returns Excise/PDI is a plus;
  • experience with tax preparation software, such as OneSource.