Tax Expert Job Description

Tax Expert job description will consist of the role, responsibilities, qualifications and technical or soft skills required



A company seeking assistance with tax strategy and expense minimization can hire a tax expert. They have in-depth knowledge of accounting and tax law. A tax expert helps organizations develop tax strategy and minimize tax payables. They also help with tax audits and provide the right guidance on all tax related matters.


  • Staying up to date with tax law, and assisting in IRS and state audits
  • Preparing periodic tax compliance and ensuring tax returns are filed following tax authorities.
  • Developing tax strategy and tax saving opportunities, keeping business objectives in mind, and working closely with multiple stakeholders.
  • Working with finance and other cross-functional teams to implement and improve end-to-end tax processes and procedures to mitigate risks.
  • Providing advice and guidance on all tax-related matters.


  • Proven work experience as a Tax Specialist, Tax Manager, or a similar position
  • Working knowledge of accounting principles, tax law, tax accounting, tax compliance, tax returns, and audit
  • Experience with tax reporting softwares like SAP and UltraTax

Soft Skills

  • A sharp eye for details for accuracy and ability to meet deadlines
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and ability to multitasks efficiently


  • Experience in managing heavy paperwork and accounting for large organizations

Promotion Stage

Tax Director, Finance Manager

Salary Range (in USD)

$43,000 - $74,000 per year


  • Bachelors in Commerce, Accounting, MA in Taxation or related field
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification

Reports To

Tax Director, Finance Manager

Key Skills

Tax Software (TurboTax,Tax Slayer), Accounting QuickBooks, Peachtree, Sage 50, ProSeries, Drake Tax, ATX Tax

Other articles you might like

Software Developer

Ab Initio Developer

Ab Initio Developer is responsible for giving team status on a variety of projects. Their focus is t..

Learn more



We’re looking for an accountant who will be in charge of managing and reporting financial data. You’..

Learn more

Sales and Business Development

Account Executive

At our organization, we are seeking a talented and driven Account Executive to join our dynamic team..

Learn more


Account Manager

An account manager is responsible for establishing long-term connections with a portfolio of clients..

Learn more

Accounting and Finance

Accounts Payable

We are looking for a highly motivated and detail-oriented individual to join our team as an Accounts..

Learn more

Administrative and Clerical

Administrative Assistant

Degree in the field of Business Administration, Communications, or Public Administration. High Schoo..

Learn more

Mobile Developer

Android Developer

Android Developers are responsible for the development and maintenance of applications. The creation..

Learn more

Software Developer

Backend Developer

A Backend Developer is responsible for managing the interchange of data between the server and the u..

Learn more

Food Service and Hospitality


Join the vibrant team at our organization as a Barista and bring your passion for coffee to life! As..

Learn more

Software Developer

Blockchain Developer

A blockchain developer is responsible for designing, implementing, and distributing a secure blockch..

Learn more

Accounting and Finance


We are looking for a talented Bookkeeper to join our team. As a Bookkeeper at our organization, you ..

Learn more

Business Development

Business Analyst

A Business Analyst needs advanced organizational and planning skills, and ability to multitask in a ..

Learn more

Join the AllRemote community Accelerate the shift towards remote work