Tax Assistant

New Recruit Limited
19 Sep 2016
18 Nov 2016
Contract Type
This is an exciting opportunity for a taxation technician or an accounting technician wanting to specialise in taxation. The role will be advisory focused and will require the successful candidate to assist with internal technical advice in all areas of UK direct taxation and VAT. Exposure to US Federal Tax compliance work will also be available. Duties/Responsibilities To assist Tax Director with: - Technical research in all areas of UK direct taxation and VAT - Drafting of technical advice for partners and staff - Drafting of technical advice for clients - Preparing technical briefings/publications for clients - Undertaking technical reading to keep abreast with changes in tax law - Assist with the drafting of technical publications - US Federal Tax compliance - UK tax compliance (personal and corporate) Candidates Candidates with experience in UK taxation (ideally in mixed tax) are required. Candidates must be willing (and have the aptitude) to develop their technical knowledge in all areas of UK taxation and VAT through self-study and external courses with the guidance and support of the Tax Director. Financial support will also be provided for candidates wanting to go on and achieve additional professional qualifications. As this is a specialist role, the successful candidate will be given all the assistance and support they need to develop. The firm offers a friendly and nurturing environment. Ideally candidates should be: - ATT qualified (or an ATT student with mixed tax experience) - AAT qualified but looking to specialise in taxation