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Senior Tax Analyst

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Job ID:

39255

Location:

Basking Ridge, NJ 

Category:

Accounting
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Job Views:

735

Zip Code:

07920

Posted:

01.11.2016
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Job Description:

For problem-solvers and the analytically inclined: Help a world-leader in technology invest strategically, allocate wisely and drive shareholder value. Formulate groundbreaking processes, provide in-depth analysis and expertly manage Verizons assets.

Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the accurate and timely filing of State and Local Gross Receipts Tax, State & Local Excise Tax, NYC Commercial Rent Tax and PUC Levy Returns for Verizon Regulated and Non-Regulated Companies
  • Analyze financial data from Accounts Receivable (Billing Feeds), Revenue Accounting (Gross Receipts) and Corporate Accounting (Journal Entries) to utilize in the tax return preparation
  • Review returns to ensure that they are accurately and timely filed in accordance with applicable laws, regulations, judicial decisions, and rulings issued
  • Investigate and comply with new return requirements, EDI and EFT obligations issued by state and local taxing authorities  
  • Formulate annual drivers to mitigate our Gross Receipts Tax budget
  • Prepare Journal Entries for the Gross Receipts Tax Accruals
  • Responsible for reconciling all Gross Receipts Tax liability accounts
  • Coordinate and resolve any payment issues with Processing, Accounts Payable and Treasury groups
  • Assist Audit, Research, dby Manager and/or Director. These may require detailed analysis and completion in a short time frame. Answer all internal and external correspondence, such as requests for data and assessments, on a timely basis thereby minimizing the possibility of additional penalties and/or assessments.

Qualifications

Required: 

 

 

  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting, Finance, related field or equivalent experience required
  • 2+ years experience in the state and local tax compliance with an emphasis in state tax laws and regulations
  • Must have excellent communication skills both oral and written
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Excel and a working knowledge of Microsoft Access

 Desired Skills: 

CPA or Masters degree in taxation

Experience with large automated systems (i.e. billing, general ledger, and a/p)

Familiarity with automated tax systems. (Vertex, Taxware, etc)

Experienced with SAP, PeopleSoft or other major accounting systems

Tax research and audit experience a plus

Equal Employment Opportunity

  • Verizon is a Federal Contractor
  • Verizon requests veteran priority referrals
  • Verizon is an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer M/F/Disability/Vet.

Company Info
Verizon
1 Verizon Way, Basking Ridge, NJ, 07920
Basking Ridge, NJ, United States

Phone: 908-210-6982
Web Site: www.verizon.com

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