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Senior Tax Specialist, State Income Tax Compliance

Atlanta, GA 30303
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*Primary Location: *6205 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA
*Division: *Cox Enterprises
*Job Level: *Individual Contributor
*Travel: *Yes, 5 % of the Time
*Schedule: *Full-time
*Shift: *Day Job
*Requisition Number: *213516
Cox Enterprises is hiring a Senior Tax Specialist, who is focused on State Income Tax Compliance and process improvements to the state and unitary tax return processes



* Primary support for our departments State Compliance function

* Coordinate and complete foundational work to support approximately 450 separate state and 20+ unitary state tax returns including apportionment, modifications, NOLs, etc.

* Work as part of a team to prepare/review multi-state and unitary corporate income/franchise tax returns and supporting work papers

* Research applicable laws and regulations/generate supporting documentation for issues raised during tax return preparation

* Coordinate the foundational work associated with quarterly estimated tax payments and extensions

* Identify and propose solutions to automate, streamline, and enhance tax processes and data gathering for the state compliance function

* Collaborate with the Tax Technology team on automation ideas and proposed solutions

*Additional Responsibilities*

* Prepare/review federal income tax returns

* Work on various divisional and departmental projects as needed


* Bachelors degree in Accounting

* 2-4 Years of experience in federal and/or state income tax compliance

* Experience with desktop automation tools (e.g. Alteryx) is a plus

* GPA of 3.0 or higher

* CPA/Masters degree and Big 4 experience preferred

* Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and tax return preparation software (OneSource preferred)

* Strong analytical, technical, written, and oral communications skills

* Ability to lead, manage and prioritize multiple assignments and projects; resolve complex tax issues, and consistently deliver a thorough and accurate work product with great attention to detail

* Demonstrated performance as a team player, highly motivated, and a self-starter

Who We Are
*About Cox *
We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com.

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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Posted: 2021-04-26 Expires: 2021-07-19
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