General information

State & Local Tax Consultant
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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. In this position, you will look for opportunities for savings in the area of 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 
  • Overseeing client engagements 
  • Planning and researching tax issues 
  • Preparing technical memorandums 
  • Providing audit assistance 
  • Assisting with state income tax compliance 



We are looking for people with Forward Vision and: 


  • Knowledge of multi-state income and franchise taxes 
  • Knowledge of nexus and revenue sourcing issues 
  • High-level analytical and reasoning techniques 
  • The ability to meet the stringent target dates of our clients 
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite 
  • An ability to communicate effectively with people of diverse backgrounds and experience levels both verbally and in writing 
  • Attention to detail without losing sight of the big picture 



Minimum Qualifications: 


  • This is an entry-level role that does not require professional experience. 1 – 2 years of income tax experience desirable 
  • Current CPA, J.D., or L.L.M designation preferred