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Income Tax Manager

Location: 

Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73120

Req ID: 208902 

 

BASIC PURPOSE: Act as liaison between income tax and other departments on various collaborative projects. Actively research tax planning opportunities for the Love families and companies. Research includes federal and state income tax issues and other special projects as needed.  Compliance includes the timely completion and filing income tax returns, quarterly estimated tax payments, annual reports and responding to any income tax notices received from tax authorities. Develop and train tax staff.

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

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

  • Proactively research and identify tax planning opportunities
  • Review income tax returns prepared by tax accountants
  • Prepare selected complex income tax returns and as well as quarterly estimates as needed
  • Review annual reports
  • Identify potential audit issues and other tax risks
  • Assist other departments as needs/opportunities arise including compliance and changing tax law
  • Train tax department staff on tax research and compliance software
  • Oversee day to day tax department staff functions, provide guidance and mentorship to tax staff
  • Research and capture available biodiesel income tax credits
  • Oversee maintenance of Workpaper Manager and Prosystem fx.
  • Represent the tax department on various task forces and committees
  • Work on special projects as assigned

 

EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Education:
    • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting
    • CPA licensed in Oklahoma
  • Experience:
    • 3-5 years income tax experience in public accounting/ corporate tax

 

      SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:
    • Proficient in Microsoft Office, tax compliance software and online tax research, possess the ability to learn new software applications, experience in multi-state environment
    • Specialized Knowledge: Proficient in using Microsoft Excel and Word; tax compliance software and online tax research; should possess the ability to learn new software application and programs
    • Strong oral and written communication skills. 
    • Multi-tasking - ability to be available to the Love family, back office operations and work in an environment of frequent interruptions. 
    • Ability to work long hours as needed, especially during spring and fall tax preparation seasons
  • Typical Physical Demands:
    • Requires prolonged sitting, some bending and stooping
    • Occasional lifting to 25 pounds.
    • Manual dexterity to operate a computer keyboard and calculator.
    • Requires normal range of hearing and vision
    • Possible evening/weekend work

 

Job Function(s): Accounting and Finance 

 

Love’s Travel Stops & Country Stores is the industry-leading travel stop network in the United States. For more than 55 years, we’ve provided customers with highway hospitality and “Clean Places, Friendly Faces.” We’re passionate about serving drivers with clean, modern facilities stocked with fuel, food and supplies. We offer meals from popular restaurant chains, trucking supplies, showers and everything needed to get back on the road quickly. The Love’s Family of Companies includes:

  • Gemini Motor Transport, one of the industry’s safest trucking fleets
  • Speedco, the light mechanical and trucking service specialists
  • Musket, a rapidly growing, Houston-based commodities supplier and trader
  • Trillium, a Houston-based alternative fuels expert

 

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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