PwC Insourced Solutions for Tax State and Local Tax Associate in Albany, New York

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The PwC network is a global market leader in tax services.

We assist businesses, individuals, and organizations with tax strategy, planning, and compliance, while also delivering a wide range of business advisory services.

With over 32,000 tax professionals, this means that the PwC network can support our clients both locally and globally.

We have experience working with an expansive and diverse client-base, which comprises all types of businesses-multinationals, local companies, privately-owned organizations, entrepreneurs, family businesses, trusts, partnerships, and private individuals.

Job Description

Insourced Solutions for Tax (IST) positions at PwC are at the forefront of the tax profession

  • creating a distinctive new approach to providing tax managed services. IST delivers top talent, technology and processes across our global network to provide an alternative tax function model that is fit for purpose today and into the future. Clients are seeing this as an innovative collaboration in response to a strategic evolution in the global market for tax managed services.

The IST State and Local Tax (SALT) practice is dedicated to helping its clients assess their state and local tax burden by recommending solutions that support their overall business objectives and provide support so that their filling positions are consistent with good business practices and with the states' applicable tax laws and rules. Our practice is structured as a true network of well respected state and local tax professionals, including many former key state officials.

The Insourced Solutions for Tax Income and Franchise group develops an understanding of the different reporting and filing methods including; separate, unitary combined, consolidated and nexus combinations/consolidations.

Position/Program Requirements

Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 1

Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree

Degree Preferred: Bachelor's degree or Master's degree in Accounting and/or Taxation.

Certification(s) Preferred: CPA or commitment to pass CPA exam before being promoted to Manager and thereafter obtain CPA licensure or Member of the Bar.

Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates some knowledge and/or a proven record of success in general tax accounting and state and local tax laws.

Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates some knowledge and/or a proven record of success in the following areas:

  • Leveraging knowledge of tax research, compliance, and consulting as it relates to multi-state jurisdictions;

  • Identifying and addressing client needs;

  • Building solid relationships with clients;

  • Developing an awareness of Firm services;

  • Communicating with the client in an organized and knowledgeable manner;

  • Delivering clear requests for information;

  • Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks;

  • Communicating potential conflicts to a supervisor;

  • Understanding personal and team roles;

  • Contributing to a positive working environment by building solid relationships with team members;

  • Proactively seeking guidance, clarification and feedback; and,

  • Providing guidance, clarification and feedback to less-experienced staff.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment at PwC without regard to race; creed; color; religion; national origin; sex; age; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity or expression; genetic predisposition or carrier status; veteran, marital, or citizenship status; or any other status protected by law.