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The Tax Accountant reports to the Tax Compliance Manager and is responsible for the analysis, record keeping, payments, and reporting functions related to federal and state tax compliance. Responsibilities also include pension fund reconciliation and reporting, the completion of an annual UBIT analysis and private use survey, and communicating with tax authorities and individuals. The Tax Accountant analyzes and ensures the timely and accurate completion of tax related documentation and ensures full integration of the status determination into procurement and payroll processes according to applicable university, state, and federal standards.
Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, Business Administration or a related field
3-5 years experience in accounting principles and practices as they relate to tax accounting, reporting, and compliance
3-5 years experience researching and applying tax guidance and preparing and reviewing tax and/or financial statements.
3-5 years experience with payroll tax reporting
1-3 experience with sales tax and income tax reporting.
An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered.
Preferred Education and Experience:
3-5 years of experience with the interpretation and application of federal, state, or local tax laws
Experience with PeopleSoft or similar ERP system
Higher education payroll experience
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