Tax Associate

Whitney Penn LLP Dallas , TX 75201

Posted 2 months ago

The Company:

Whitley Penn is a Texas-based full-service public accounting firm. With offices in Austin, Dallas, Fort Worth, Houston, Plano, and Texas City, 65 partners, more than 550 employees, and a worldwide network affiliation via Nexia International, the firm is strategically positioned for continued growth both locally and internationally.

Our steady growth over the past 35 years reflects our knack for hiring individuals with talent and integrity, and our ability to stay one step ahead of the issues our clients face in an ever-changing business landscape.

More Than a Job: We're actively seeking a Tax Associate.

  • We have a commitment to a happy, healthy and productive workplace. We act on this commitment via our FitWhit program, an extensive wellness program uniquely designed to meet the health and wellness needs of busy professionals.

  • We offer a competitive benefits package and 401k with discretionary profit sharing.

  • We place an emphasis on our open door policy. Whether someone is brand new or has been with the Firm from the beginning, we are all part of the same family and each person matters.

Our Ideal Candidate Likely Has:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Master's degree is preferred.

  • CPA license, or is working toward certification.

  • Strong communication skills and professional presence.

  • A team-player mindset and positive attitude.

As a Tax Senior Associate, You Will:

  • Gain hands-on experience by working on various tax engagements.

  • Prepare tax returns for corporations, partnerships, individuals and trusts.

  • Review data, research and respond to various issues.

  • Attend staff meetings.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Competitive salary and great benefits.

  • Exciting career path with opportunities for advancement.

  • Culture focused on an open and collaborative atmosphere.

  • Leadership dedicated to playing a key role in your success.

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