MBAF Tax Senior in New York, New York
Founded in 1969, MBAF is ranked nationally as a Top 40 accounting and advisory firm and has been named one of the Best of the Best firms in the country by INSIDE Public Accounting for many years running. And in 2017 and 2018, MBAF ranked as a Best Place to Work and #8 Largest Hispanic-Owned Business by the South Florida Business Journal and an Accounting Today Best Accounting Firm to Work. Because we are committed to creating an engaging and supportive workplace for our employees, we are especially honored to hold these titles.
More than 600 highly qualified employees serve domestic and international clients across a broad range of industries and practices from our offices across the country. We offer a complete portfolio of services including assurance, tax and accounting, advisory, private client wealth, and technology consulting. We are known for our expertise, reputation, hands-on service to our clients, and commitment to our community.
As a firm we work hard but also know how to play hard too! As an MBAF family, we attend sporting events which include baseball, basketball, football, and hockey for our local teams. In addition, we get together for "Happy Hour" (it's more than just an hour) throughout the year. Wear our MBAF shirts for bowling nights. We have internal clubs like The Women of MBAF, Emerging Leaders, etc.
We are also good community citizens as we are heavily involved in various non-profit initiatives with a strong desire to give back. Some of these events include beach clean-ups, Feeding South Florida, Back to school Drive, amongst other functions. Our Holiday parties are the talk of the town, every year tops the year before!
We believe in developing and mentoring our employees as for selfish reasons, we want you to stay! Therefore, we invest in you by tapping into your growth potential. Sky's the limit at MBAF!
As a Tax Senior at MBAF, your primary responsibility will be to deliver of a full range of tax services for multiple clients in a wide variety of industries. You will interact closely with clients to provide innovative tax planning, consulting, and compliance expertise. In addition, you will provide primary and secondary review of complex tax returns and develop and manage staff. As a Tax Senior you will work closely with senior management and staff on client management, practice development, and business development activities.
Prepare tax return forms for individuals, partnerships and corporations.
Ensure tax adjustments are made to financial statements for preparation of tax returns.
Demonstrate extensive technical skills with tax compliance assignments for partnerships, S-corporations, C-corporations, trusts, and individual tax clients working proficiently with specific tax forms.
Ensure compliance with appropriate state, federal and international tax jurisdictions.
Review tax filings for timely submission.
Supervise, train, and mentor staff and interns on tax process.
Develop good working relationships with clients to enhance customer satisfaction and work with client management and staff at all levels to perform tax services.
Maintain ongoing communication with senior management to manage expectations, ensure satisfaction, make sure deadlines are met, and lead change efforts effectively.
Attend professional development and training sessions on a regular basis and stay informed regarding tax changes and issues that could affect clients.
Qualifications and Requirements
Bachelor's degree in Accounting (150 semester hours of education preferred)
CPA or eligibility to sit is highly desirable
Two to four+ years of progressive public accounting experience in tax
Exceptional client service skills
Demonstrated effective verbal and written communication skills
Strong judgment, problem-solving, and decision-making abilities
Ability to work independently and manage multiple assignments in a fast-paced environment
Work additional hours as needed and travel to various client sites if needed
The perks of being an MBAF employee go far beyond the basics of a typical accounting firm. MBAF?s staff can enjoy flexible work schedules with competitive salaries. We also provide Tuition Reimbursement to assist with your financial burden. We offer Learning and Development programs through our MBAF University. You will get to enjoy healthy snacks which include fresh fruit, an assortment of mixed nuts, as well as a variety of drinks - all day every day. Healthy meals catered on daily basis during busy season on us. Our benefits include healthcare coverage, life insurance, long-term disability insurance, 401K plan, paid transportation and parking (varies by office), and generous Paid Time Off (PTO) as well as Paid Holidays.
?At MBAF, we strive to create a supportive and enjoyable work environment for our employees because we understand that they are our greatest strength,? said Tony Argiz, CEO and Chairman of MBAF.