tax technician

Tax Technician

Tax Team

Location: Toronto
tax technician
Permanent Full-Time Role

Posting Date: February 12, 2021

Reporting to: Partners, Senior Managers & Managers

Crowe Soberman LLP is more than one of Canada’s premier independent chartered professional accounting firms. We are a group of passionate people, delivering meaningful results to our clients. We are currently looking for a proactive, self-starter who is intellectually curious to join our team as a Tax Technician. If you are as passionate about Tax as we are, we would like to hear from you.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Business number and sales tax program registrations
  • Prepare T1’s, T3’s, T4’s, T5’s, and NR4’s
  • Prepare basic T2 returns, nil T2’s, and treaty-based returns as required
  • Completing GST and provincial sales tax returns, completing election and other forms
  • Filing returns
  • Assist Tax Specialists and Managers in the preparation of tax returns and other tax forms by gathering information, performing basic calculations etc.
  • Communicate with clients via email and telephone to obtain information for the completion of tax returns
  • Liaise with tax authorities to obtain information and documents
  • Self-review of all work products/projects to ensure accuracy, completeness and compliance with applicable regulations and internal controls
  • Respond to tax-related queries from other departments
  • Maintain and update technical knowledge as required for the position
  • Perform sundry administrative duties as required during busy periods

 

Qualifications

  • Minimum two years of practical experience in public accounting practice
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and a commitment to providing excellent client service
  • Comfortable working with numbers
  • Ability to multitask and work in a fast-paced and changing environment
  • Strong interpersonal skills with a willingness to learn
  • Contributes positively to a team environment, but able to work independently
  • Strong knowledge of accounting / bookkeeping
  • Bilingual in French an asset

Computer Skills

  • Knowledge in Caseware/ Caseview
  • Microsoft Office Applications - Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, and Outlook
    • Excel Pivot tables, V-Look-ups, Sumifs etc.
  • Tax applications including Taxprep, CCH Intelliconnect, Taxnet Pro, Tax Find etc.

Key Competencies 

  • Focus on providing superior client service
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Highly organized and able to manage multiple projects with tight deadlines
  • Work effectively within budgets and timelines
  • Strong written and oral communication
  • Positive attitude, flexible and adaptive
  • Innovative problem solver
  • Strong sense of ethics and professional judgement
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • Self-starter

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, this position is temporarily remote. Located in the heart of mid-town Toronto, we offer a convenient work location that is accessible by public transit for this permanent full-time role. We offer a competitive compensation package that is commensurate with your experience. To apply for this position, please forward a cover letter and resume to hr@crowesoberman.com. To learn more about our Firm, please visit the careers section of our website.

Crowe Soberman LLP is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from women, Aboriginal peoples, persons with disabilities and visible minority group members. Accommodation will be provided in all parts of the hiring process, please advise us in advance.

We thank all applicants who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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