Manager, U.S. Income Tax

Kpmg Houston , TX 77020

Posted 3 months ago

At KPMG, we are reimagining tax with you in mind. Become an integral part of a dynamic team within a collaborative, future forward environment at one of the world's top tax firms. Be surrounded by deep tax knowledge and equipped with the latest in cutting-edge tax technologies. And join an extensive network of functional, industry, legislative and technical specialists with access to our Ignition Centers, where technology innovation accelerates. We welcome people with a passion for tax, a spirit for new thinking, and a commitment to providing outstanding client service today, and tomorrow.

KPMG is currently seeking a Manager to join our State and Local Tax (SALT) practice.


  • Provide excellent client service to multi-state companies with state and local tax (SALT) issues including compliance, advisory services, planning, technology, and controversies

  • Review information presented on state sales and use tax returns before, during, and after preparation

  • Assist multi-state companies with state and local tax controversies which includes preparing clients for discussions with auditors, representing the client at hearings and at appeal meetings, and preparing protests

  • Research and draft technical memoranda regarding SALT questions

  • Supervise, mentor, and develop staff members

  • Assist with the business development, management and delivery of SALT services, and provide assistance and oversight on large client project engagements


  • A minimum of five years of experience performing tax research and providing technical advice on multi-state tax issues

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university

  • Licensed CPA, J.D., LL.M. MST (Master's in Taxation) or Certified Member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (CMI) designation; PMP, MCSD, or MCITP for non-CPA eligible candidates (Please note that any candidate hired by KPMG into this position that doesn't currently possess one of the aforementioned credentials/designations will be required to secure one within one year from the commencement of employment)

  • Ability to develop business and foster client relationships

  • Ability and desire to perform in a high-energy team environment

  • Excellent writing, communication, and tax research skills

KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an affirmative action-equal opportunity employer. KPMG complies with all applicable federal, state and local laws regarding recruitment and hiring. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other category protected by applicable federal, state or local laws. The attached link contains further information regarding the firm's compliance with federal, state and local recruitment and hiring laws. No phone calls or agencies please.

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