Tax Manager - Hnw, Real Estate, Or Corporate

Perkins & Co Portland , OR 97204

Posted 1 week ago

Perkins & Cos Portland, OR, and Vancouver, WA, offices are open without restrictions. We are hiring nationwide, with more than 1/4 of our workforce being fully remote from outside the Portland and Vancouver metro areas. Most of our local team has autonomy to decide whether to work on-site, remotely, or hybrid. Interviews will be held virtually in most cases.

The work location for this role is flexible; we are open to a fully remote arrangement for candidates who are located in the United States. Candidates interested in relocating to the Portland area may be eligible for moving assistance. We are not sponsoring visas or hiring internationally.

Why build your Tax career at Perkins & Co?

Great people. Interesting, complex work. Community involvement. Competitive pay and benefits. Collaboration. Diversity. Mentoring. Flexibility for a sustainable career.

Perkins has always been a different kind of accounting firm, and one of the things that we do better than others is facilitating long-term career success. We do that in several ways, one of them being reasonable hours expectations. Full-time managers are expected to work 2300 total hours/1375 billable hours annually, which means the busy season target is 45 - 50 hours/week with generally no expectation to work weekends. As a Tax Manager at Perkins & Co, youre able to take ownership of your career development. Our tax teams are niche-focused so youll become an expert while working alongside other experts.

Salary begins at $112K, varying DOE and geographic location.

What's expected of a Tax Manager?

Our ideal candidate is someone who enjoys developing lasting relationships with our clients so that they will entertain candid conversations about their life and businesses; by having a better understanding of who they are and what they do, we can produce a high-quality tax return and provide them with the most appropriate tax planning advice. Were looking for a hands on individual in both work style and client relationship skills; someone who is also passionate about developing the people on the team and values an environment where people strive to consistently grow.

Who qualifies?

  • 5+ years of recent experience in public accounting, preferably in a large local/regional or Big 4 firm (paperless environment)
  • Experience with partnership returns (preferably real estate/construction clients) or S-corp, C-corp returns or HNW individual returns is required; SALT, ASC740, and personal income tax experience is preferred
  • Must be CPA licensed
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proven ability to give and receive both positive and constructive feedback
  • Strong attention to detail, problem solving and organizational skills
  • Adept with MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook, Teams) and tax software (CCH Axcess & Engagement a plus)

Does this sound like the perfect fit for you? Please submit your resume to start the conversation!

Perkins & Co is an Equal Opportunity Employer


Being a local firm gives us the advantage to do what our employees want. Being a great company takes more than just having a sleek office, fun events and wild parties, all of which we do have, coincidentally.

Perkins & Co offers competitive salary, 401(k) profit sharing plan with immediate vesting of employer contributions, generous paid time off plan, incentive plan for sales leads, a comprehensive health and disability insurance package, and more! Please visit our website for more information (

Ongoing training isn't just a benefit, it's a necessity. We provide comprehensive in-house, external and off-site training using a variety of high quality training resources, including BDO Alliance USA. Accounting isn't what it used to be. We truly believe that you don't have to work long hours to be successful.

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Tax Manager - Hnw, Real Estate, Or Corporate

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