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State and Local Tax Manager

Kforce Finance and Accounting New York Full-Time
$120,000.00 - $160,000.00 / year
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KF client, a leading New York based regional CPA firm is seeking a State and Local Tax Manager. Responsibilities:
  • * Assist multi-state companies with state and local tax controversies which includes preparing clients for discussions with auditors, representing the client at hearings and appeal meetings, and preparing protests
  • Review information presented on state sales and use tax returns before, during, and after preparation; Research and draft technical memoranda regarding income and franchise tax questions
  • Assist multi-state companies with analyzing state tax considerations/impacts related to business restructuring projects
  • Represent clients before the IRS, at various levels of federal tax controversy from examination through appeals and into post appeals mediation and arbitration; May represent clients in Fast Track proceedings, Early Referral proceedings, and Pre-Filing Agreement submissions
  • General involvement and management of IRS audits, which includes responding to Information Document Requests, Notices of Proposed Adjustments and other exam related matters
  • Assist clients with voluntary disclosures to the IRS to correct compliance errors involving missed filings, withholding tax errors and other similar issues
  • Review penalty abatement request letters and assist in the execution of penalty abatement services in state and federal penalty cases
  • Assist with targeted business development and the management and delivery of SALT services


  • Bachelor's degree, J.D., LL.M. in Accounting/Taxation, and/or Master's in Taxation (MST) from an accredited college/university
  • Five years of experience performing tax research and providing technical advice on multi-state and federal tax issues
  • Licensed CPA, attorney and/or progress toward Certified Member of the Institute for Professionals in Taxation (CMI) designation
  • Experience working for or dealing with the government in the tax controversy space or controversy experience in another public accounting firm, law firm
Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

Skills required

Tax Planning
International Taxation
Standard Accounting Practices
Corporate Tax
Fin 48
Technical Accounting
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Kforce is a professional staffing and solutions firm specializing in the finance and accounting functional areas of general accounting, audit services, SEC reporting, periodic financial close and tax preparation support. From CFOs and controllers with Big 4 experience to entry level transactional accounting positions, Kforce has been matching job seekers and employers since 1962. We are committed to “Great People = Great Results” and offer exciting job opportunities with top finance and accounting companies across the United States. Kforce continues to look for experienced finance and accounting professionals to join our team of great people! 

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