Dollar Tree TAX ACCOUNTANT-SALES AND USE TAX in Chesapeake, Virginia

94765BR

Title:

TAX ACCOUNTANT-SALES AND USE TAX

Department:

TAXES

Division:

Corporate

Job Description:

Summary of Position (Job Purpose)

Assist with the administration of income, franchise, sales, use, property tax (real and personal), and unclaimed property taxes, including the preparation of tax filings, tax payments, financial accounting, as well as, other tax related special projects. This position requires an analytical thinker and a strong team player.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities

  • Assist in the preparation of the income tax provision workpapers

  • Assist in the preparation of the federal and multi state income tax return workpapers and tax forms Prepare quarterly income and franchise tax estimated payments

  • Assist in the analytics and maintenance of the tax depreciation calculations

  • Assist management with federal and state tax audits

  • Assist in the oversight of the sales and use tax outsource provider

  • Prepare monthly sales upload and download for sales tax compliance preparer and reconcile sales to general ledger

  • Research new sku item taxability

  • Maintain point of sale system including updating sku taxability

  • Coordinate the implementation and maintenance of tax software including Vertex and Sabrix

  • Participate in testing of new software and software upgrades

  • Research tax notices and prepare responses to taxing authorities

  • Perform monthly tax account reconciliations

  • Maintain corporate tax records in a timely and accurate manner

  • Assist in the preparation of Sarbanes-Oxley compliance documentation

  • Effectively supervise tax associates

  • Prepare unclaimed property compliance and research significant items

  • Stay abreast of current tax law changes and increase tax knowledge through continuing education and training

Minimum Requirements/Qualifications

  • BA or BS degree is required

  • Direct tax experience of two years or more

  • Strong computer skills including MS Office

  • Ability to research tax issues, formulate and develop recommendations for management

  • Strong interpersonal skills and a team player

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • CPA preferred

  • Knowledge of tax software preferred

Auto Req ID:

94765BR

Zip/Postal Code::

23320

City::

Chesapeake

State/Province::

Virginia

Employment Status::

FT