General information

State and Local Income Tax – Senior Associate
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Date Published
Tuesday, May 31, 2022
United States
Job Category
Tax Specialty
Salt Serv
Advertised Location
Working time
Full Time

Description & Requirements

At FORVIS, we view state taxes as an opportunity to save. We look for opportunities for savings in state and local taxes (SALT). Our SALT team has extensive training in tax accounting, tax law, compliance, audits and economic development benefits, and experience with the tax laws in many states. Our SALT solutions apply to sales and use taxes, income and franchise taxes, property taxes, credits and incentives and many more thorough understandings of multi-state sales & use taxes 


How you will contribute: 

  • Identifying optimal filing options 
  • Analyzing and reviewing apportionment information 
  • Supervising client engagements 
  • Planning and researching tax issues 
  • Preparing technical memorandums 
  • Providing audit assistance 
  • Assisting with state income tax compliance 

We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and: 

  • Understanding of multi-state income and franchise taxes 
  • Income tax compliance experience 
  • Understanding of nexus and revenue sourcing issues 
  • High-level analytical and reasoning skills 
  • Experience utilizing compliance software to complete returns 
  • Ability to meet stringent deadlines of our clients 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills 
  • The ability to pay attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture 


Minimum Requirements: 

  • 3 to 5 years of relevant experience 
  • Current CPA, J.D. or L.L.M designation 
  • Proficient with ONESOURCE income tax preparation software and ONESOURCE tax provision software 

Pursuant to Colorado’s Equal Pay for Equal Work Act: Annual Salary Target Range: is $65,000-$90,000. Please note: The noted compensation is for the Colorado market. Compensation for this role will be determined based on the experience, education, and skill set of the individual for the position. This amount is not representative of an employee’s total compensation, which consists of, but is not limited to, salary (cash compensation), benefits, profit-sharing contributions, CPA Exam incentives, and other forms of compensation.  FORVIS reserves the right to make changes to the above figure based on business needs.