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KPMG is currently seeking a M&A Tax Manager to join our Mergers & Acquisitions practice.Responsibilities:
Structure the tax aspects of multinational global private equity real estate investments, including with respect to strategic mergers, acquisitions, joint ventures, dispositions, and IPOs, along with drafting tax opinions, memos, structure decks and Excel models illustrating the tax benefits of alternative structures
Assess tax impact on clients of tax rules, regulations and law changes, develop tax arguments to support conclusions and make recommendations to clients
Work with other practice groups including Washington National Tax (WNT), Mergers & Acquisition Tax and member firms of KPMG throughout the world
Review tax memoranda and tax opinions; Prepare tax structuring papers, review funds flow and documentation required to implement a structure; Act as the first point of contact for internal and external clients
Ability to balance and lead multiple engagements, play a positive role in well-functioning and collegial client service teams, supervise and assist with the development and training of new and experienced staff professionals, maintain professionalism and provide excellent client service
Manage risk and financial performance of engagements, including billing, collections, and the budget for projects; Manage engagement process and other risk management activities; Manage teams of tax professionals/assistants working on client projects
Minimum five years of experience working on engagements involving partnership, mergers and acquisitions and/or federal tax planning at a law firm or accounting firm
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university; J.D./LL.M. or Master's in Taxation from an accredited college/university (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)
Experience managing multiple client engagements and client service teams of various size and scope within the alternative investment fund industry (private equity, real estate and/or hedge funds)
Proficiency in the taxation of partnerships and tiered investment fund structures and knowledge of a broad range of domestic and international tax law provisions
Strong research and writing skills; Excellent verbal and written communication skills with the ability to articulate complex information
Ability to develop and deepen client relationships and expand the KPMG footprint in the local and global markets while working with both U.S. and non-U.S. KPMG teams to bring the right services to new and existing clients
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