PwC State and Local Tax C&I Senior Associate in Chicago, Illinois
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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.
The PricewaterhouseCoopers 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. As a national network, we assign SALT professionals best suited to address our clients' needs, without regard to geographic barriers. Whether a company is undergoing a complicated business restructuring, grappling with the adoption on FASB Interpretation No. 48, or interested in advice on day-to-day developments, our SALT practice is well suited to address state and local tax needs. The Credits and Incentives practice assists companies in reducing investment costs by advising them on unlocking and securing favorable incentives packages. We also help identify tax and non-tax savings opportunities for past investments, job creation, research, training and other qualified expenditures.
Minimum Years of Experience: 3
Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree in Accounting provided all of the minimum requirements are met for CPA licensure per respective state regulations
Certification(s) Required: CPA or commitment to pass CPA exam before being promoted to Manager and thereafter obtain CPA licensure, Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar
Considerable knowledge of state and local tax credits and economic issues, including opportunities to reduce investment costs by unlocking and securing favorable incentives packages, identifying agencies administering various programs, controversies, and identifying tax and non-tax savings opportunities for past and future investments, job creation, research, training and other qualified expenditures.
Considerable knowledge of state and local tax issues, including income franchise, property tax, sales and use and employment tax.
Considerable technical skills, including identifying and applying applicable credit and incentive programs, and understanding and applying changes in state legislature, tax research, consulting and compliance as it relates to multi-state specialties.
Demonstrated experience identifying and addressing client needs: actively participating in client discussions and meetings; communicating a broad range of Firm services; managing engagements including preparing concise, accurate documents and balancing project economics management with the occurrence of unanticipated issues.
Demonstrated experience as a team leader: creating a positive environment by monitoring workloads of the team while meeting client expectations and respecting the work-life quality of team members; providing candid, meaningful feedback in a timely manner; and keeping leadership informed of progress and issues.
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