Tax Accountant

June 9, 2022
£40000 - £60000 / year

Job Description

Job Role: Tax Accountant

Location: Rochdale

Salary: depending on experience – £40,000 – £60,000

Consultants: Gavin Reynolds & Sheila McQuillam

Our client is an established firm of Chartered Accountants based in modern firm offices in the Rochdale area

We are looking to appoint a Tax Accountant or Senior from Practice…

You will be accountable for:

  • Handling a wide range of tax compliance matters for the client portfolio including personal tax returns, partnership returns and corporation tax returns.
  • Completion of tax returns and tax reporting for individuals.
  • Responding to HMRC and client enquiries regarding their personal and corporation tax affairs.
  • Corresponding with HMRC, clients and other third parties regarding the on-going management of the clients’ tax affairs.
  • Dealing with on-boarding of new clients, registering clients for annual tax filings, and dealing with the closure of corporate entities, filing final tax returns and de-registration.
  • Working closely with senior staff to develop advisory and technical tax planning skills.
  • Confidently deal with client enquires, producing explanatory letters regarding HMRC.
  • Identifying tax planning and/or tax relief opportunities when analysing data to prepare tax returns.
  • Filing P11D’s, notifying clients when payments are due, arranging repayments and maintaining schedules of tax information for each client.
  • Assisting with the billing and ensuring that the internal client workflow records are up to date.
  • Working collaboratively with other departments including legal, investments, accounts, and pensions to provide a comprehensive service to clients.

You will need to bring:

  • Strong collaborative skills, with the ability to build effective relationships with all subject matter experts and stakeholders
  • Competent numeracy and literacy skills with high attention to detail – able to write reports and interpret relevant data.
  • Strong IT skills with previous exposure to tax software products
  • Ability to work under pressure and manage workload to meet strict deadlines
  • A pro-active approach and the ability to make decisions supported by explanations

We regret to advise that only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for the role of Senior Tax Accountant

Reference No.
REF VR035Q3