Tax Manager Corporate Accounting in Portland, OR

Tax Manager Job Description

Tax managers should possess strong communication and analytical skills. They also must have expertise in various types of tax returns and financial statements, as well as industry and government regulations, and should be proficient in Excel and tax software and technology. Candidates should have a bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, economics or business and five to seven years of experience in tax accounting, with at least two years of supervisory experience. Companies place a premium on those with a CPA designation, an MBA or a master’s degree in taxation, or a background in public accounting.

Typical tax manager duties:

Preparing and reviewing complex income tax returnsAssisting in quality control review for all financial statementsReviewing corporate tax returns for completeness and accuracyAssisting with research and planning according to current tax lawsAssisting in planning and compliance regarding tax matters, such as waivers and tax returnsAssisting in the review and oversight of the preparation of quarterly tax projections and communication of required estimated tax paymentsEnsuring compliance with financial and tax reporting policies and proceduresCommunicating tax best business practices to accounting managers and staff accountantsHiring, training and supervising tax staff

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Salary for Tax Manager Corporate Accounting in Portland, OR
113498 - 156233
25th percentile
New to the role, with little or no experience; requires more than casual instruction or supervision to perform day-to-day duties
50th percentile
Has the experience to consistently perform core responsibilities without direct supervision; very comfortable with processes and subject matter associated with the role
75th percentile
Value to the organization goes far beyond the ability to perform normal job duties; has rare qualifications that enable consistent contribution in unique ways; ready for next career level when available
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