You might hire a tax accountant to:

  • Prepare, schedule, and track tax payments, returns, and reports

  • Complete annual and quarterly tax reports

  • Identify tax savings opportunities

  • Analyze financial data and communicate tax information to senior management

Required skills and qualifications
Preferred skills and qualifications
Advanced mathematical skills and financial literacy Great written and verbal communication skills
Knowledge of accounting software packages like QuickBooks and NetSuite
Strong attention to detail
Problem-solving mindset analytical skills
Excellent time management skills
Familiarity with local and national tax laws and regulations
Experience providing quality customer or client service
Bookkeeping and accounting abilities
Ability to work independently