Senior Associate - International Tax

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP Chicago , IL 60602

Posted 2 months ago

Overview

Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a leading advisory, tax and assurance firm whose specialized professionals guide clients through an ever-changing business world, helping them win now and anticipate tomorrow. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly, and its affiliated entities, have operations in North America, South America, Europe, Asia and Australia. Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 145 territories, with 34,700 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.6 billion. Visit bakertilly.com or join the conversation on LinkedIn, Facebook and Twitter.

It's an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!

We are currently looking for an International Tax Seniors to join our National Tax Practice in the East Region. This individual will work closely with our International Tax Specialists throughout the Firm to assist our clients effectively manage their global tax operations. You will not only have the opportunity to work with team members from across the Firm but also directly interact with team members from over 140 Baker Tilly International member firms from around the globe. Our International Tax team provides knowledgeable insight and service in these key areas:

  • International tax compliance

  • International tax planning and structuring

  • Transaction Tax - consulting on cross-border transactions

  • Transfer pricing and Supply Chain Planning

  • International High Net Worth Planning/ Global Mobility

Baker Tilly is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability or protected veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable federal, state or local law.

Responsibilities

  • Advise clients on complex U.S. international tax issues including managing global effective tax rates and global tax structures, as well as assisting on complex business transactions

  • Supervise multiple international tax engagements and contribute to the delivery of quality tax planning and consulting projects for our diverse clients

  • Build and manage client relationships and deliver international tax services that exceed client expectations

  • Retain, develop and guide client service team members by providing effective performance feedback and ensuring team responsibilities are consistent with skills and developmental goals

  • Build on technical competence by keeping up to date on trends, developments and technical authorities and apply them to complex situations

  • Provide technical guidance to tax professionals firm wide

  • Proactively build relationships with the client personnel projects; communicate effectively with the tax team to provide superior client service.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or equivalent, 150 credits to sit for the CPA exam required.

  • JD, MST, JD or other applicable advanced degree preferred.

  • CPA (or substantial progress toward the license) preferred.

  • Two (2) to five (5) years of experience in a professional services firm providing tax compliance services, preparing corporate returns and flow through entities. Some experience with multi-state and individual tax returns a plus.

  • Familiarity with the US system of tax laws and regulations and tax research tools and resources.

  • Familiarity, or some degree of exposure, to international tax provisions; cross-border issues; and US compliance for international taxpayers such as foreign tax credits, controlled foreign corporations, withholding regimes, tax treaties, etc.

  • We will be willing to invest in the necessary international tax training for a high quality candidate with strong foundations in domestic taxation.

  • Demonstrated analytical, organization, interpersonal, project management, communication skills, and highly developed Microsoft Suite skills (Word, Excel) required.

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