Tax Accountant, Cross Border Services

  • Davis Martindale LLP
  • London, ON, Canada
  • Jul 22, 2019
Full time Accounting

Job Description

The Opportunity

Davis Martindale ‘Accountants with Personality’ is one of the most recognizable accounting firms in Southwestern Ontario. For over 50 years, we have proudly served and responded to the needs of our clients. Staying true to our values and entrepreneurial spirit, our people remain the driving force behind our success. There are a lot of great things happening at Davis Martindale!

We are currently looking for someone to join our Cross Border Tax Team.

 

Technical Responsibilities

  • Prepares Canadian and US income tax returns and other tax filings for personal and corporate clients
  • Develops research skills and become familiar with tax materials and standard methodologies
  • Begins to develop an awareness of risk and communicate potential issues to management
  • Communicates with CRA, IRS and State tax authorities 
  • Internal

Client Service Responsibilities

Internal

  • Communicates file progress to person responsible for the engagement
  • Understands accountability and takes ownership of own work
  • Assists all employees and partners with U.S. tax issues
  • Acts on the formal or informal feedback from others
  • Assists with general administrative duties as requiredExternal

External

  • Stays active in industry, professional, community and firm events
  • Communicates effectively with clients, when requested, in a clear and professional manner

Qualifications and Experience

  • A recognized Accounting diploma or degree
  • CCH Tax Prep programs and CaseWare experience preferred
  • GoSystems RS experience is an asset
  • Strong Microsoft Excel skills
  • Minimum of 1-2 years’ experience in a public accounting firm, with accounting, personal and corporate tax return preparation
  • Preferred experience in preparing corporate and personal tax returns
  • Ability to work effectively independently and as part of a team in a dynamic and fast-paced environment