Tax Accountant (Remote) at airCFO | Powderkeg

Location: Philippines (Remote)

Employment Type: Full-Time

Team: Team airCFO

⛰️ Our mission

Join us & help build a world-class company for our employees & clients

At airCFO, we believe that startups are building the future each and every day. airCFO helps these startups shape the future by building their finance, tax & accounting functions to scale with efficient processes and tools that give insight into their financial performance. Our vision is to become the nation’s most respected financial partner for startups -- serving organizations from Silicon Valley to NYC.

Our approach has always been simple: hire great people, then enable those people to do impactful work sustainably.

🌠 What you'll own

Tax Accountant is the core of our tax team ensuring timely and accurate tax return filings. During your tenure as Tax Accountant, you will demonstrate and develop your capabilities in the following areas:

• Apply the US Generally Accepted Accounting Principles (GAAP) to analyze financial information

• Apply the Internal Revenue Code (IRC), state and local tax laws and regulations to prepare and/or review federal, state, and local tax forms for US business entities, including US-controlled foreign subsidiaries

• Assist in research and development credit study, including the credit calculations, filling out Form 6765, and applying for payroll tax offset in the payroll system

• Respond to IRS, state, and local audits and notices

• Prepare and/or review Delaware Annual Franchise Tax Report, San Francisco Annual Business Tax Returns, San Francisco Annual Business Registration Renewals, and various kinds of net capital, gross receipts, and property tax reports/filings.

• Assist in state registration and withdrawal for business entities

• Assist in state income tax and sales tax nexus advisory

• Assist with Form 1099s, Form 3921, and various kinds of information returns.

• Perform ad-hoc tax projects per clients’ requests

• Managing multiple client engagements, ensuring clients’ tax returns are delivered timely, accurately, and well-presented.

• Assessing client’s financial information, proposing tax strategies, and managing the implementation of those strategies

• Managing client’s inbox to review and manage ad-hoc requests/inquiries

• Working with clients' other external parties, such as auditors and legal counsels to provide the necessary support

• Understanding and following the airCFO tax team’s standardized procedures and policies

• Working with other airCFO service lines in developing an integrated service package

🔧 Tools you'll use

• Google Suite (especially Sheets)

• CCH Axcess

• CCH AnswerConnect

• Notion

• QBO/Xero/

• and more!

📬 This role might be for you if...

... you've had the following experiences in your career:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required in Accounting

• Familiarity with US GAAP and IRC; US CPA/Enrolled Agent certification preferred

• 2+ year US business tax experience required; High-tech start-up client working experience is a bonus; Public accounting experience preferred

• Solid working knowledge in commercial tax preparation software and research tools/databases; Experience with CCH Axcess, CCH AnswerConnect preferred

• Ideal candidate has broad tax experience with business taxation in (i) C corporations, S corporations, and partnerships including Form 3115 Change in Accounting Method; (ii) international taxation compliance including FBAR, Form 5471, a Form 5472, Form 8858, IC-DISC reporting; (iii) business R&D credit including Form 6765 and Form 3800; (iv) multistate income tax compliance.

• Ideal candidate also has a solid understanding of (i) informational filings such as Form 1099s, Form 3921, DE franchise tax return, gross receipts returns; (ii) payroll tax filings; (iii) multistate sales and use tax.

• Individual taxation experience is preferred but not required

• Demonstrated project management and client relationship management skills

• Strong Excel/Google Sheet skills

⁉️ Frequently asked questions

What is the interview process?

• Apply!

• Complete our brief technical challenge survey that consists of a few questions to measure technical skills

• First Round: 30-minute Interview

• Second Round: 30-minute Interview with Tax Advisory Lead

• Get an offer 🎉

What is the compensation package?

• PHP 50,000 - PHP 75000 per month

• If you like the look of the role but the above isn't the range you're looking for, you can still apply to see whether we can match your expectations.

What perks/benefits do you offer?

• As part of our team, you will closely work with airCFO US Team and make lasting connections; also you will have the opportunity to keep growing along your career path at airCFO

• No night shift. We care about our team's health and work/life balance. No night shift will be required.

• Flexible PTO. We empower our team to be proactive about their personal and professional health by offering Flexible PTO

• A monthly wellness stipend added to each paycheck

• Laptop of your choice when you are hired

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    Tax Accountant (Remote)
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