Tax specialist Resume

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Career Objective:

Extremely knowledgeable, dynamic and certified Tax Specialist looking for a challenging position to use my knowledge in taxation, and help clients in paying right amount of tax as well as avoid legal hassles.

Summary of Skills:

  • Sound knowledge of federal, state and local tax laws, and its implementation for filing tax returns
  • Familiar with the accounting principles and taxation tools like LodgeiT used for calculating tax
  • Ability to explain tax-related issues to clients and help them
  • Capable of conducting research to solve critical taxation issues during financial year-end, and maintain clients’ portfolio
  • Adept in problem-solving, and possess an excellent organizational approach
  • Exceptional communication and interpersonal skills

Work Experience:

Tax Specialist

ADP Incorporation, Portland, ME

November 2016 – Present

  • Performing various duties like conducting payroll processing, reconciling taxes, and making required corrections
  • Researching, and preparing statistical and financial reports by following federal tax regulations, and related assignments
  • Assisting accounting team in preparing local, state, and federal tax returns as well as claiming tax refunds for the clients
  • Maintain confidentiality of clients’ data, and speeding up the process of calculating annual tax by using appropriate tools
  • Conducting training sessions to teach LodgeiT platform to new employees
  • Maintaining up to date knowledge of federal taxes to answer queries from the authorities
  • Regularly following up on complicated issues to provide appropriate status reporting during financial quarter-end by providing assistance to auditors

Tax Processing Specialist Associate

ADP Incorporation, Portland, ME

February 2015 – October 2016

  • Took responsibility to file or amend ax returns, and completed special projects as assigned by the supervisor
  • Studied federal tax reforms to incorporate changes in company’s policies for providing the best services to clients
  • Coordinated with the team to review and prepare papers related to tax returns
  • Worked as a part of the consultant team to give appropriate suggestions to the multinational clients looking forward to getting tax benefits
  • Responded to tax inquiries from the government for the concerned clients, and researched tax laws to find out appropriate solutions
  • Assisted clients in getting reimbursement for overpaid tax

Staff Tax Accountant

Mitford Consultancy, Portland, ME

June 2012 – January 2015

  • Prepared documentation regarding federal, state and local income tax returns for clients
  • Performed balance sheet reconciliations, including journal entries, and troubleshooted variances as required
  • Worked under the supervision of accountant to maintain financial reports, and recorded general ledgers
  • Coordinated with other personnel in the team to file tax returns, prepare monthly balance sheets, and other financial documents
  • Participated in monthly team meetings to streamline tax planning process and practical approaches as per clients’ need
  • Assisted in the preparation and filing of tax returns for individual and corporate clients


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Taxation Law

    University of Southern Maine, Portland, ME



  • Certified Public Accountant



On request.

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