The driving force at Selden Fox is our commitment to the prosperity of our clients—privately held businesses, nonprofits, and local governments.  Our tax team provides tax planning and compliance services to business owners and individuals.  Our team is dedicated to identifying relevant tax planning opportunities that will have a favorable impact on the variety of taxes affecting a client’s business, family, and personal tax situations.

As a tax return reviewer, you will oversee a team of tax preparers in a high-volume return environment.  You will be responsible for ensuring tax compliance and quality service with the possibility of preparing more complex returns as needed.  As tax reviewer, your responsibilities will include but not be limited to the following:

  • Review individual, corporate, partnership, and trust tax returns prepared by experienced tax staff
  • Train and teach tax staff on complex tax issues during the review process, creating on the job learning opportunities
  • Perform research as needed during the review process to resolve tax issues or challenges
  • Communicate with clients as needed to respond to questions and gather necessary documentation or information to complete review of tax return
  • Correct inefficiencies in the preparation of tax returns and in handling inquiries during the tax return review process
  • Prepare estimated quarterly tax payments and prepare projections and extensions as needed
  • Handle responding to inquiries from the IRS as needed

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting or finance, CPA and/or MBA preferred and other certifications a plus
  • 2+ years of experience in reviewing tax returns; 3+ years preparing tax returns
  • Experience with Quickbooks and/ or CCH ProSystems fx Tax a plus
  • Collaborative team player with the ability to advise, train, and assist team members while promoting a learning environment
  • Ability to manage multiple assignments while delivering high-quality client service
  • Proficient in Microsoft Suite (Word, Excel) required
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

Selden Fox is a mid-size public accounting firm located in Oak Brook serving privately held businesses, government entities, and nonprofit organizations for the past 40 years.  We offer a competitive compensation and comprehensive benefits designed to promote the wellness and well-being of our team members.