Tax Director New York

Full time
Based on Experience
new-york 10/02/2018   Full time Based on Experience

Due to our continued growth and expansion, Citrin Cooperman currently has an opening for a Director in our federal tax area. For the right candidate, there will be a clear path to partner. We are a growing nationally recognized full-service accounting, tax, and consulting firm. We are ranked the 22 nd largest accounting firm in the US with over 900 partners and staff and 11 offices. 

Skills Necessary

  • CPA license is required
  • Masters of Tax or LLM Tax is ideal
  • Book of business is not required
  • 10+ years of public accounting experience; senior manager or director at a Top 20 accounting firm
  • Broad and deep understanding of taxation with a focus on closely-held businesses; S-Corporations; Partnerships; LLCs; high net worth individuals
  • Deep experience reviewing and signing complex federal and state income tax returns
  • Understanding of financial statements
  • Demonstrated skills necessary to ensure high quality client service
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and a strong work ethic

The following qualifications are preferred but not required: 

  • Experience in representing clients at the IRS and state tax audits; appeals and dispute resolution
  • Litigation support experience including assisting law firms on civil and criminal tax cases
  • Experience in writing federal and state tax protests
  • Industry experience including real estate, professional services; and/or jewelry is a plus