Cedars-Sinai Senior Tax Accountant in Los Angeles, California
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What will I be doing in this role?
The Senior Tax Accountant will prepare:
Tax-exempt federal and state returns for the organization and its affiliates.
For-profit federal and state returns.
Property tax and welfare exemption returns.
Sales and use tax returns.
Business tax and parking tax returns.
Research complex tax issues.
Coordinate and communicate with various taxing authorities and auditors.
Prepare Statements of Information for the organization and its affiliates.
Prepare filing renewals with the LA County Registrar/Recorder office.
Provide expert advice and assistance as needed to various Health System departments and affiliates.
Reconcile G/L Accounts associated with taxes and licenses and resolve any discrepancies. Prepare monthly journal entries and adjusting journal entries.
Bachelors Degree in Accounting or related field required.
Minimum of 4 years of experience in tax reporting/accounting, preparation, or consultation required.
A minimum of 3 years recent public accounting experience required. CPA strongly preferred.
Experience/Skills we are seeking:
Strong knowledge of tax laws and tax principles.
Excellent analytical skills.
Strong accounting skills.
Exceptional attention to detail and outstanding self-review skills required.
Self-starter who works well independently and with the team.
Highly developed written and oral communication skills including excellent spelling and grammar.
Proficient in the use of accounting software, tax software, and Microsoft Office
Cedars-Sinai is an EEO employer. Cedars-Sinai does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of the race, religion, color, national origin, citizenship, ancestry, physical or mental disability, legally protected medical condition (cancer-related or genetic characteristics or any genetic information), marital status, sex, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, pregnancy, age (40 or older), military and/or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal or state law.