Tax Accountant II (6173 )

Finance Dayton, Ohio


Position at Taylor Corporation

Job Summary:


This position has primary responsibility for preparing Sales and Use Tax Returns, assisting with external sales and use tax audits, determining tax-ability of customers and products, researching tax matters and documenting conclusions along with formulating and delivering innovative tax planning and savings strategies. The position will also help out with Income Tax Returns, Franchise Tax Returns, and other projects for our Tax and Accounting departments. 


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepares Sales and Use Tax Returns.
  • Assists in external audits.
  • Approving or rejecting exemption certificates by conducting research and obtaining any additional documentation based upon analysis of various state sales tax rules governing exemption certificates
  • Issue and monitor sale tax credit and debit memos.
  • Researches tax matters and documents conclusions along with formulating and delivering innovative tax planning and cost savings strategies.
  • Prepares Federal and State Income Tax Returns.
  • Prepares Franchise Tax Returns.
  • Provides financial presentations and training to departments and/or companies as needed.


Job Requirements:

  • Experience with sales tax, business licenses, exemption certificates and accounting systems is required.
  • Ability to communicate effectively through written and oral in a courteous, professional and timely manner. 
  • Ability to conceptualize, organize and explain.
  • Attention to detail, alertness and accuracy.
  • Ability to plan, organize, multi-task and strong attention to details.
  • Ability to learn and use computer software such as MS Office (Word, Excel).
  • Knowledge of Accounting/Tax principles and practices.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting preferred.
  • CPA preferred but not required.
  • 3+ years’ experience in related field.

About Our Company

Taylor Corporation, one of the largest privately held companies in the United States, provides innovative products, technologies and services that focus on the evolving needs – personal and business – of more than half of the Fortune 500 companies and millions of small businesses and consumers around the world. With more than 80 domestic and foreign subsidiaries, Taylor is recognized as one of the top 3 graphics communications companies in North America, delivering what matters most to its customers. 

Our Total Rewards package of benefits and compensation reflects our bold commitment to creating opportunity and security for employees.  We offer a competitive base salary, and an attractive benefit package including health, dental and vision insurance, 401K, incentive compensation plan, PTO (paid time off) and Holiday pay.