Senior Accountant (Tax)

Wipfli LLP Eau Claire , WI 54701

Posted 1 month ago


Create lasting, positive impact.

By considering Wipfli LLP, you've decided to go beyond the ordinary public accounting and consulting firm. At Wipfli, we create positive impact and lifetime relationships by leading and working with an outward mindset. As a member of our team, you will be inspired to think freely and follow your passion, grow as a professional by developing your skills and commit to serving our clients and communities with honesty and integrity.

Wipfli has a broad national footprint with offices coast to coast and we're still growing! As an associate, you'll have access to skill development and career opportunities, whether you want to move up or transition into another area of specialty. You'll also have the flexibility and technology to work wherever you are, whether it's at home or in our clients' offices, or switching Wipfli offices if you're looking to move across the country.

Join a company focused on giving back to the greater good at Wipfli, we're committed to supporting the communities we do business in. To learn more about our volunteer efforts, who we are and what we do, visit

Wipfli is seeking a Senior Accountant (Tax) for our La Crosse, Eau Claire, WI, or Duluth, MN office.


Responsibilities include:

  • Respond to client and firm associate requests in a timely, accurate, positive and professional manner

  • Prepare client correspondence, letters, e-mail, or other communications pertaining to engagement planning and requests

  • Prepare individual, business, and fiduciary tax returns and projections in accordance with firm and professional standards as directed by engagement leaders

  • Research tax issues

  • Communicate with engagement leaders regarding open items or other important matters in a timely manner

  • Adhere to prescribed budgets and deadlines

  • Develop technical competency

Additional Responsibilities

  • Recognize potential issues and/or opportunities in engagements and discuss with engagement leader

  • Perform a limited number of tax return interviews as needed

  • Provide technical assistance to clients

  • Participate in core CPE programs

  • Actively participate in community activities to develop positive relationships with community leaders and members

  • Actively participate in firm sponsored events for assigned product line clients and prospects


  • 2-4 years of job related experience

  • Bachelors Degree in Accounting or an equivalent combination of education and experience

  • CPA or working towards certification

  • Prior accounting experience in a public accounting firm preferred

  • Proficiency in Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Adobe, Caseware, depreciation processing software, Tax preparation software (ProSystems), Tax research software (RIA), and Go File Room is strongly desired

  • Requires a valid driver's license

Wipfli is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All candidates will receive consideration for employment without regards to race, creed, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identify, citizenship status, veteran status, disability, or any other characteristics protected by federal, state, or local laws.

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