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Senior Tax Accountant

Location: 

Oklahoma City, OK, US, 73120

Req ID: 285943 

 

 

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.

 

MAJOR RESPONSIBILITIES:

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

  • Prepare selected income tax returns as well as quarterly estimates as needed
  • Review income tax returns prepared by tax accountants
  • 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 AND EXPERIENCE:

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

 

      SKILLS AND PHYSICAL DEMANDS:

  • Skills:
    • Hard 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 using Prosystems FX Tax and Workpaper Manager software a plus
    • 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 

 

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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