Kakenmaster & Associates, a successful, growing accounting and tax preparation firm based in Libertyville, is looking for a tax preparer. This position will handle tax preparation services for individuals, corporations, estates, and trusts. Flexible work schedule offered.
Duties and Responsibilities
Prepare individual tax returns, including all IRS schedules. Corporate, partnership, and trust experience a plus.
Understand and properly apply tax code, rules, and regulations.
Communicate with clients to obtain necessary information and provide explanation of tax return outcome.
Skills and Abilities
Strong analytical skills, attention to detail, and deadline-oriented.
Effective interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.
Excellent organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and work effectively on multiple tasks in a fast-paced environment.
Strong computer skills (MS Office, Outlook, etc.) and aptitude to learning new applications.
Works independently without direct supervision.
A level of comfort working in a technological environment.
Education and Experience
PTIN Holder designation required. Enrolled Agent status preferred.
Previous experience with tax preparation in a CPA or professional services firm.
Drake Tax software experience is a plus.
Job Type: Commission
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