Tax Accountant, International

Fairfax Tax Lewisville, Texas


Fairfax (US) Inc.

Job Description


Job Title

Tax Accountant, International


Hybrid (Lewisville, TX)

Essential Functions

  • Assist with gathering data and preparing foreign tax credit computations, OFL/ODL recaptures, income and expense sourcing, notional investment income allocations and other similar attributes for the Fairfax (US) Inc. and Subsidiaries group
  • Assist with research and preparation of detailed analysis related to PFIC, CFC, Entity Classification, Subpart F, BEAT, GILTI, FBAR reporting, FACTA reporting, DCL, etc.
  • Assist with preparing calculations and detailed analysis related to partnerships for the Fairfax (US) Inc. group, as requested
  • Prepare IAS 12 calculations and/or ASC 740 calculations and related reporting disclosures for select subsidiaries of Fairfax (US) Inc., as requested
  • Prepare Federal tax compliance for select subsidiaries of Fairfax (US) Inc., as requested
  • Provide support for International, Federal, and State direct and indirect tax audits, as requested
  • Stay current with new developments in tax law and accounting for taxes
  • Assist with other special projects, as requested

Essential Requirements

Knowledge Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • Tax consulting/reporting experience in the following fields preferred: (1) Federal tax compliance, (2) International tax compliance, (3) Tax research  
  • Experience in tax at a public accounting firm a strong plus
  • CPA or working toward CPA licensing a strong plus

Skills and Abilities Required:

  • Ability to work with others to achieve team goals in a dynamic work environment
  • Strong independent work ethic
  • Strong analytical, project management and organizational skills
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Process improvement mindset
  • Strong computer skills, particularly the Microsoft suite; experience with Corptax a strong plus

Diversity, Equity, Inclusion & Belonging

Fairfax Tax, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, LGBTQ+, national origin, gender identity, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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