We're looking for a Tax Associate, working in the Financial Services industry in New York, New York, United States.
Prepare tax returns, equalization calculations and other miscellaneous tax forms for expatriate and foreign national employees.
Prepare and review miscellaneous tax, payroll and international assignment cost projection calculations.
Support global payroll and tax compliance process, reporting/sourcing and tax reporting, shadow payroll/modified payroll structures, and filing process.
Deliver service by utilizing technology tools Review payroll reporting, withholding for wages paid to expatriate employees for accuracy including actual compensation statements.
Communicate with the 3rd party payroll vendor Assist in conducting tax research.
Draft correspondence with IRS or state taxing authorities in relation to tax notices and/or audits for expatriates.
Write correspondence in Japanese and/or English for companies with expatriate employees.
Communicate with clients in Japanese and/or English.
The pay we're offering is 16 per hour. This position may present an opportunity to go permanent.
Our client is a publicly traded, financially sound, 40+ year-old company. Providing IT and Technical staffing in the New York tri-state region and across the country. Respected and networked in growing fields like New Media, Publishing, Finance, Investment Banking, Pharmaceuticals, Insurance, and Utilities.
Prestigious Fortune 1000 companies and dynamic Internet eCommerce customers depend on their expertise. 75% have been with them 10+ years. Reliability and relationships mean opportunity for you!
Want exciting projects or excellent opportunities for full-time employment?
Challenging work that utilizes your skills starts here.
Experience Required for Your Success
1-2 years of relevant experience working with tax, HR, international assignment compensation and payroll is a plus
Experience working within a Big 4 firm is a plus
Business level Japanese and English with good writing skill. Must be native in at least one language
Strong technical skills (e.g., Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint) and critical thinking skills with ability to execute on the detail
Self motivated, driven, and ability to work independently as well as work as team
Ability to multitask and work with various levels of management
Detail-oriented with strong organizational skills
Ability to thrive and adapt new tasks
Excellent customer service and performs with integrity
Strong quantitative and analytical, writing and communication skills
What Do You Think?
Does your experience reflect what it takes to be successful in this role? Do the work and challenges get you excited about what's possible? Apply here.