TAX Accountant, Entry level

Job Overview
Job Order:JO00019374
Date Posted:Aug 19
Category:1 - Accounting & Finance
Metro Area:

Our client in Taylor, MI needs to hire an entry level TAX ANALYST to provide support.

JOB TYPE: Full time, 6 month Contract-to-Hire position. PAY: $20-25 per hour

SCOPE: Assist a petroleum company in filing and reconciling Tax Returns.


  • Research and maintain all current sales, fuel and environmental tax rates.
  • Create and maintain new tax codes when needed.
  • Ensure licenses and forms are in compliance with each states requirements.
  • Prepare monthly tax compliance including analyzing general ledger to monthly reporting and filling out state fuel and sales tax forms
  • File FUEL Tax Returns. (approx 80% of the time), SALES & USE Tax Returns (approx 20% of the time)
  • Analyze, data to determine reasonableness and understand variances.
  • Reconcile G/L accounts and make needed journal entries for related tax accounts.
  • Research tax notices and interact with taxing authorities.
  • Provide support for audits.
  • Prepare reports.


  • Bachelor Degree in Accounting, Finance or Economics.
  • Minimum 2 years of Accounting work experience that includes filing of corporate tax forms.
  • Experience with Sales and Use Tax and Fuel Tax forms desired.
  • Strong MS Excel to reconcile data.

If you are a high performer and would like to work for an equally high performing company and you think the above opportunity is appropriate for you, we invite you to apply to this job and email your resume to

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