DXC Technology Corporate State Tax Accountant in McLean, Virginia

Job Description:

Summary

Analyzes and maintains tax records. Prepares and completes tax returns and reports concerning federal, state, local, property, sales, and other tax liabilities.

Essential Job Functions

  • Prepares local, state, and federal tax returns to meet business needs; ensures compliance with governmental tax laws.

  • Prepares and analyzes tax records and reports to meet business needs; ensures records are current and accurate.

  • Prepares for tax refunds; researches inquiries from government agencies regarding filings, compliance, and other claims.

  • Prepares statistical and financial reports to provide management with information on financial accounts.

  • Maintains appropriate tax records for historical purposes; prepares tax studies and assignments.

  • Utilizes computer to input, retrieve, or display tax information to keep records current and standardized.

  • Reviews proposals for tax implications; recommends actions that meet business plans and manage tax liability.

  • Assists in tax audits. May be involved with tax implications of mergers and acquisitions.

Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field preferred

  • Six or more years of experience in tax accounting or finance

  • Experience working with tax laws

  • Experience working with tax forms and processing

  • Experience working with accounting principles and accounting software and databases

  • Experience working with auditing and generally accepted accounting principles

Other Qualifications

  • Good analytical and problem solving skills

  • Good editing skills in order to review legal documents

  • Planning and organizational skills to balance and prioritize work

  • Personal computer and business solutions software skills

  • Communication skills for providing documentation to support personnel, customers, and managers

  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team

Work Environment

  • Office environment

DXC Technology is EEO F/M/Protected Veteran/ Individual with Disabilities