Senior Tax Accountant, Federal

Fairfax Tax Lewisville, Texas


Fairfax (US) Inc.

Job Description


Job Title

Senior Tax Accountant, Federal


Hybrid (Lewisville, TX)

Essential Functions

  • Preparing IAS 12 calculations, ASC 740 calculations (if applicable), SSAP 101 calculations, deferred tax scrubs and related reporting disclosures for assigned subsidiaries of Fairfax (US) Inc.
  • Preparing Federal tax compliance for assigned subsidiaries of Fairfax (US) Inc.
  • Preparing State tax compliance, as requested
  • Assisting with International tax compliance and reporting, as requested
  • Assisting with tax accounting for Investments, as requested
  • Preparing calculations and assisting with research and detailed analysis related to partnerships for the Fairfax (US) Inc. and Subsidiaries group, as requested
  • Providing support for Federal and State direct and indirect tax audits, as requested
  • Staying current with new developments in tax law and accounting for taxes
  • Computing calculations related to tax basis and earnings & profits, as requested
  • Assisting with Internal Control testing, as requested
  • Assisting with other special projects, as requested

Essential Requirements

Knowledge Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA and Masters in Tax strongly preferred
  • Two - four years’ experience in public accounting
  • Tax consulting/reporting experience in the following fields: (1) IAS 12/ASC 740 reporting, (2) Federal tax research and compliance, (3) State tax compliance, (4) Tax investment accounting

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 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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