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1-800 Accountant Tax Preparer, Remote in New York, New York

Remote Tax Preparer ? Seasonal

1-800Accountant serves the accounting needs of start-ups, entrepreneurs and small businesses by providing extraordinary service at an affordable price. We are a next generation Accounting firm, focused on service and driven by technology! We support a growing number of small businesses across the US and pride ourselves on getting to know our clients and their business. Our team helps business owners focus on the passion they have for their business while we help them with their finances creating a collaborative effort to help their business thrive.

We are expanding our Tax Preparer Department to accommodate the needs of our growing client base. We are looking to hire competent and personable remote tax preparers with experience working with multiple clients in a Business Services environment.

This is a seasonal position with a Minimum of 20 hours per week (between November-December 2020) and 40+ hours during Tax Season (commencing January 12, 2021)


  • Prepare individual (1040) and business tax returns (1120,1120s,1065) and associated schedules and financial statements- Collect and research data, synthesize complex and diverse information- Work with our clients (primarily small business owners, every state and in nearly every industry)- Communicate with our clients on an ongoing basis to collect necessary information to fulfill compliance and filings

Qualifications/Requirements:- Active Preparer tax identification number (PTIN) - Enrolled Agent License (strongly preferred)- CPA license (preferred)- Proficiency in LaCerte Tax Software (required)- 3+ years of tax preparing experience (personal and business), Including the most recent tax season (2020 Tax Season)- Broadscale knowledge of SALT filings and various industry tax treatment- Proficient in MS Office Suites and or equivalent supporting software- Outstanding communication and collaboration skills with both clients and team members- Ability to work and meet strict deadlines with minimal supervision- Be able to work 30 hours per week during the off season; more hours would be required during the tax season- Dedicated home office space

Why us:

  • Work with the country?s largest virtual accounting firm- Flexible schedule- Work with cutting edge technology- Join an engaging community of like-minded individuals