Find a Job: Results

Back to Results

Senior Tax Accountant

Location: Reston Region
Category: Finance & Accounting
Employment Type: Direct Hire

Summary:  The Senior Tax Accountant provides management with various tax information by researching and analyzing accounts, and participates in tax filing for both federal/state. The Senior Tax Accountant will be relied upon to manage the day to day function of tax planning and compliance in the accounting operations.  

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Prepares transaction taxes (e.g., sales & use, property tax, etc.).
  • Prepares annual ASC 740/SFAS 109 provision
  • Participates in tax information gathering and M-1 calculations as part of year-end compliance.
  • Performs initial calculation and review of quarterly estimates and projections.
  • Drafts initial responses to federal/state notices.
  • Liaises with external tax professionals to ensure timely compliance.
  • Prepares month end journal entries – recurring and general.
  • Reconciles Tax Balance Sheet Accounts on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.
  • Completes sales and use tax forms and makes relevant payments.
  • Files property tax and all other tax related forms.
  • Works with other staff accountants and departments to meet deadlines.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.  



  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in accounting preferred or Business Related field.
  • CPA preferred
  • 2+ years of tax accounting experience