• Senior Tax Accountant

    Job Locations US-MO-Springfield
    Posted Date 5 months ago(10/1/2019 5:18 PM)
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  • Responsibilities

    Our National Office location in Springfield, MO is seeking a Senior Tax Accountant to work with various levels of leadership within the firm on financial reporting, registrations, and special projects.  Advanced experience, knowledge, and training in tax preparation and review, current state and federal tax laws and regulations, and tax research capabilities is preferred.


    Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

    • Research and answer questions from GL department 
    • Prepare government surveys on census, industry and occupational statistics 
    • Research projects 
    • Prepare sales and use tax reports 
    • prepare Excise tax reports and other state sale/use tax reports 
    • Assist CFO with preparation of Firm tax work papers and tax returns
    • Preparation of 1040’s of certain partners
    • Prepare property tax renditions
    • Research and respond to sales/use tax audit requests



    • Bachelor's degree required in Accounting or related field
    • Minimum 5 years experience required
    • CPA certification preferred
    • Advanced knowledge of MS Office products, especially Excel
    • Experience with Gosystem Tax RS, e-forms, or other tax software programs preferred
    • Knowledge of current audit standards and tax law including personal and partnership taxation
    • A working knowledge of current sales/use tax laws for multiple states
    • Strong research and analysis skills
    • Understanding of accounting processes, procedures, and internal controls
    • Personal initiative; ability to think proactively and problem-solve


    Experience the BKD difference for yourself. For more information about our firm locations, visit bkd.com. BKD, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status or other protected classifications.


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    At BKD, our mission is to provide rewarding career opportunities and invest in the success of our people. Through award-winning learning and development, coaching and career advocacy programs, you will have the tools to make every play count and reach your professional goals. Along the way, you will have the opportunity to influence innovation and build long-lasting relationships. As a BKDer, you will be able to learn, lead, serve and be recognized for your contributions.

    As a part of our People First culture, we invest in the well-being of our Trusted Advisors so they can provide Unmatched Client Service®. Click here to learn how we invest in our people: bkd.com/careers/our-investment-in-our-people.


    Make your next play at BKD.


    About BKD
    BKD, a national CPA and advisory firm, can help individuals and businesses realize their goals. Our approximately 2,900 dedicated professionals provide solutions for clients in all 50 states and internationally. BKD and its subsidiaries offer a variety of tax, accounting and consulting services and combine the insight and ideas of thought leaders in multiple industries. Learn more at bkd.com.




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