CohnReznick LLP Tax Associate - State & Local Tax in New York, New York

Tax Associate - State & Local Tax

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CohnReznick currently has an exciting career opportunity in the State and Local Tax Team located in our New York City office. We are looking for an Associate to join our team.

If you are:

  • A highly dedicated professional with impressive credentials and driven by new challenges and growth opportunities

  • A team player who believes in providing world-class client service and interested in becoming immersed in various industries

  • Looking for a work environment that values and promotes camaraderie, collaboration and giving back to the community

Look ahead. Imagine more. And consider joining the CohnReznick team.

We offer:

  • Endless opportunities to contribute to the 11th largest professional services firm in the US

  • A unique culture that values collaboration in everything we do

  • A team of professionals driven by a sense of excellence, integrity, commitment to lifelong learning, respect for one another, adaptability, and making a difference

  • A network of 2,700 professionals committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace and giving back to the communities in which we live and work

  • Varied career paths supported by strong professional development programs and resources

  • A flexible work environment with competitive benefits

As a member of the State & Local Tax team you will serve on client engagements and participate in pre-engagement planning, execution and final deliverables. You will develop a thorough understanding of all audit, tax and consulting services provided by the firm, and actively participate in proposals. You will gain the respect and confidence of the CohnReznick team through effective client management, timely and accurate communication, and clear and concise direction and leadership. Specific areas of responsibility include:

  • Performing detailed reviews of client’s state tax filings;

  • Performing Nexus studies to determine where clients should register and file tax returns;

  • Assisting clients with various state tax planning and tax controversy matters;

  • Developing sales/use tax taxability matrices; and

  • Researching issues and draft technical memoranda regarding various state tax matters

Required Skills

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting; Master's in Tax is a plus

  • JD or CPA (or eligibility to sit for the exam) is preferred

  • Prior tax experience in a public accounting firm is a plus

  • Experience in researching and addressing multi-state income/franchise tax and sales/use tax matters

  • Proven competence with MS Office and tax compliance and research software, including BNA portfolio and projection, CCH Axcess and RIA

  • Solid organizational skills with a demonstrated ability to multi-task

  • Excellent communication and presentation (verbal and written) skills

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CohnReznick is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, age, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.

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New York, New York, United States

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