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Income Tax Accountant


Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73120

Req ID: 325801

***This is a hybrid/flexible remote position with complete work life balance during the busy season***


BASIC PURPOSE: Research, analysis and compliance for the Love families and companies.  Research includes federal and state income tax issues and other topics as needed. Compliance includes the timely completion and filing of income tax returns, quarterly estimated tax payments, annual reports and responding to various income tax notices received from tax authorities.



The major responsibilities for this position include but are not limited to those listed below:

  • Prepare income tax returns as well as quarterly estimates as needed
  • Assist with IRS and state audits
  • Review fixed assets for tax purposes (assure proper tax life and method selected, maximize annual depreciation or deduction)
  • Help identify tax savings opportunities throughout the tax return process, including state income tax and credit research
  • Assist with process improvement and efficiencies across the tax function
  • Work on special projects and other tasks as assigned



  • Education:
    • High School degree or equivalent required
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting required
    • CPA licensed in Oklahoma or CPA candidate in Oklahoma (a plus)
  • Experience:
    • 1+ years public or corporate tax experience (a plus)



  • Skills:
    • Hard Skills: Proficient in Microsoft Office, especially Excel; possess the ability to learn new software applications, particularly tax preparation software
    • Soft Skills: Strong oral and written communication skills, keen attention to detail, team player, ability to work independently and deal with confidential information, ability to work long hours as needed especially during spring and fall tax preparation
  • Typical Physical Demands:
    • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping
    • Occasional lifting up to 25 pounds.
    • Manual dexterity sufficient to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.
    • Requires normal range of hearing and vision
    • Possible evening/weekend work


Job Function(s): Accounting and Finance

Clean Places, Friendly Faces. It's been the guiding principle at Love's for more than 50 years, and it's leading us into the future. We're passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with plenty of fuel, food and supplies. Love's has two primary kinds of stores. Our 'Country Stores' are fueling stations with a convenience store attached. The larger 'Travel Stops' are located on interstate highways and offer additional amenities such as food from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and more. 



The Love's Experience

Love’s was founded in 1964 on the values of integrity, customer focus, strong work ethic, innovation and perseverance. We are looking for these in every person we hire. No matter what job you do for Love’s, your commitment to these values will not only continue our legacy of growth, it will also ensure your successful career.

Nearest Major Market: Oklahoma City
Nearest Secondary Market: Oklahoma

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