Senior Tax Accountant

Mize Cpas Inc. Overland Park , KS 66204

Posted 3 weeks ago

The Senior Tax Accountant functions in a role between the tax staff accountants and the managers/shareholders, to whom the senior reports. The position requires technical, client service, supervision, marketing, and administration skills.

  • Prepares and reviews complex tax returns, including personal, business, fiduciary, and non-profit.
  • Assumes tax person responsibility/management for less complex business clients.
  • Performs tax research, planning, and projection projects.
  • Assumes responsibility for the supervision of tax return preparation engagements.
  • Possesses technical knowledge sufficient to supervise staff accountants.
  • Assists in developing and training staff through supervision, evaluation, and assistance in assigned projects.
  • Develops expertise within agreed upon industry group(s).
  • Begin developing a command of pertinent IRC sections and regulations.
  • Makes internal and external presentations on topics within specialty areas, as requested.
  • Develops quality client relationships and loyalty.
  • Occasional same day or overnight travel for work at clients offices, meetings, and seminars.
  • Ability to work hours necessary to meet deadlines for work assigned.
  • Increased workload required during certain times of the year.


Required Qualifications:

  • Licensed CPA with a minimum of two years experience as a staff accountant.
  • Strong technical knowledge and skills.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Creative problem solving ability, with excellent verbal and written communication skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Strong project management and team management skills.
  • Experience in delivery of quality client service.


Mize CPAs Inc. offers competitive salary and fringe benefits, challenging projects, and ongoing professional development opportunities for our employees.

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Senior Tax Accountant

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