The Tax Associate is responsible for learning, applying technical skills and working on completing tax returns under supervision of Tax Seniors, Managers and Partners.
Actively develop technical skills on the job and through formal training.
Prepare and review federal and state income tax returns for various types of entities and individuals.
General accounting for client business for use in income tax preparation.
Stay current on tax law reform.
Provide exceptional service to every client by providing individual attention, responsiveness, and commitment to understanding their end objectives.
Assess and research tax issues to identify solutions.
Obtain and compile tax documentation ensuring conclusions are well-documented.
Strong organizational skills and attention to detail.
Strong analytical, technical and research skills.
Ability to balance multiple priorities and complete assignments within time constraints and deadlines.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to quickly adapt to changing client and business dynamics.
REQUIRED EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Accounting.
CPA certification and active license.
5+ years of work experience in a public accounting firm.
Understanding of accounting and tax principles.
Experience with QuickBooks and Lacerte is a plus.
About Thompson Derrig & Craig
Thompson, Derrig & Craig is a local, full service CPA firm that believes in the value of relationships. TDC places significant value on flexibility in the working schedule. We understand that the 8 to 5 traditional work schedule may not be an environment in which each employee can maximize their contributions to the firm. While we expect high performance from our employees, we also respect the importance of faith, family values and personal matters. The firm culture is family-friendly and leadership has always maintained an "open-door" policy regarding communication. The firm is proud to provide a supportive environment that fosters learning and communication. We also offer excellent long-term growth in a professional environment with a wide range of benefits and competitive pay.