Tax Accountant

$30 - $40 hourly
Job Category: Accounting & Finance
Position Type: Contract / Temporary to Hire
Work Model: In Office
Location: Lewisville, Texas
Job ID: 137872
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We are seeking a diligent and experienced Tax Accountant to join our client's accounting and finance team in Lewisville, TX. The Tax Accountant will be responsible for managing all aspects of tax compliance, ensuring accuracy and adherence to federal, state, and local tax regulations. The ideal candidate will have a strong background in sales and use tax and excellent attention to detail.

Tax Accountant Responsibilities:

  • Tax Compliance: Prepare and file accurate and timely sales and use tax returns, ensuring compliance with all relevant regulations and guidelines
  • Tax Planning: Develop and implement tax planning strategies to minimize the company's tax liabilities while maximizing benefits and incentives available under tax laws
  • Financial Analysis: Analyze financial data and transactions to identify tax implications and optimize tax positions. Provide insights and recommendations to management based on findings
  • Audit Support: Serve as the primary point of contact for tax audits and inquiries from regulatory authorities. Coordinate with external auditors and legal counsel as needed to ensure compliance and resolve any issues
  • Recordkeeping: Maintain accurate and organized tax records, documentation, and supporting schedules in compliance with recordkeeping requirements
  • Research and Interpretation: Stay updated on changes in tax laws, regulations, and accounting standards. Conduct research and provide guidance to ensure the company's tax practices remain compliant and advantageous
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including finance, legal, and operations, to gather necessary information, address tax-related issues, and support business initiatives
  • Reporting: Prepare and present tax-related reports, forecasts, and analyses to management, providing insights into the company's tax position and potential areas for improvemen

Tax Accountant Requirements:
  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field
  • Minimum of 1 year of experience in sales and use tax accounting 
  • Thorough understanding of federal, state, and local tax laws, regulations, and compliance requirements
  • Proficiency in tax software and Microsoft Excel. Experience with ERP systems (e.g., Vertex, SAP, Oracle) is a plus
  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to interpret complex financial data and provide actionable insights

If you meet the qualifications and are looking for an opportunity to contribute to a dynamic and growing company in the eye care industry, we encourage you to apply for the Tax Accountant position today. 

Thank you, 

Ryan Schlueter 
Project Manager, Accounting & Finance
LaSalle Network

LaSalle Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer m/f/d/v.

LaSalle Network is the leading provider of direct hire and temporary staffing services. For over two decades, LaSalle has helped organizations hire faster and connect top talent with opportunities, from entry-level positions to the C-suite. With units specializing in Accounting and Finance, Administrative, Marketing, Technology, Supply chain, Healthcare Revenue Cycle, Call Center, Human Resources and Executive Search. LaSalle offers staffing and recruiting solutions to companies of all sizes and across all industries.

LaSalle Network is the premier staffing and recruiting firm, earning over 100 culture, revenue and industry-based awards from major publications and having its company experts regularly contribute insights on retention strategies, hiring trends and hiring challenges, and more to national news outlets. LaSalle Network offers temporary Field Employees benefit plans including medical, dental and vision coverage. Family Medical Leave, Worker's compensation, Paid Leave and Sick Leave are also provided. View a full list of our benefits here: View a full list of our benefits here.