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Accounting Assistant

Posted 18 days ago

  • Expiry Date: 29 January 2022

​​​​Job Description:

  • The Client Tax Reporting Department is responsible for ensuring that all IRS reporting obligations are met for Forms 1099, 1042-S, and Puerto Rico 480.6 This individual will be responsible to troubleshoot, research and action client/stakeholder queries related to tax reporting requirements, regulations, processes and exceptions. The candidate will be responsible for analyzing tax reporting details to ensure accuracy of our 1099 and 1042-S processes while identifying process improvement opportunities through data analytics.

  • Top skills Tax/Accounting background; Client Service; Excel, Ability to work nights and weekends during the months of Jan to April (tax season) and as needed.

    • Soft skills as they will be on the phones with FA/CSA?s

    • eagerness to learn and ability to analyze issues and escalate

  • High Level Primary Responsibilities include:-Assists Financial Advisors via MSSN/PSN calls and Case Management tickets that are sent to Tax Ops-Assist in reviewing Year End Processing, Mass corrections, IRS Files, Reclasses-Process daily reconciliation and ad hoc break report reviews -Assist in creating and reviewing audit procedure documentation -Knowledge in IRS Chapter 3 & 4 NRA and FATCA regulations-Knowledge of withholding and reporting-Must be familiar with the various types of client account classifications, tax document requirements and associated withholding and reporting requirements-Proficiency with Excel and relevant computer programs is required 

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