Tax Analyst - Military veterans preferred

2022-07-25
WALGREENS
Finance/Accounting

/yr

  full-time   employee


Deerfield
Illinois
United States

Job Summary

Our Team identifies and secures Credits & Incentives available to us for the investments we make in our business, and for the jobs we create and retain. Responsible for providing tax support on Credits & Incentives related matters for stores, distribution centers, and Corporate matters. Actively monitors developments within business unit operations and provides recommendations on related tax matters for Credits & Incentives. Pursue any fiscal savings opportunities for all locations under the Walgreens Boots Alliance family of companies. Collaborates with other Corporate Departments and government agencies as necessary. New Markets Tax Credit experience a huge plus. Strong communication skills required.

Job Responsibilities

• Prepares and analyzes various tax laws, regulations and procedures. Analyzes and reviews monthly management reports.
• Responsible for ad-hoc projects related to tax discipline. Analyzes and summarizes tax information and prepares reports of recommendations.
• Supports team in the formulation of analyses relating to assigned tax area. Provides support with tax audit activities as applicable.
• Coordinates, prepares and/or reviews tax returns, tax filings, registrations or any other tax compliance requirements as necessary.
• Monitors tax law changes (as applicable), assesses impact on operations and makes recommendations to more experienced analysts. Implements approved changes.
• Participates in projects and process improvements for the department.
• Research and develops tax opportunities, contacting taxing authorities in securing credits, incentives and rebates.
• Updates / maintains all spreadsheets and tax calendar.
Basic Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s Degree OR High School Diploma/GED and at least 3 years of experience with public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company.
  • At least 1 year experience in reading and interpreting general business and tax periodicals, technical documents and government regulations.
  • Intermediate level skill in Microsoft Excel (for example: using SUM function, setting borders, setting column width, inserting charts, using text wrap, sorting, setting headers and footers and/or print scaling).
  • Willing to travel up to 10% of the time for business purposes (within state and out of state).

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration, Finance, Accounting or Economics.
  • Previous internship experience in public accounting, corporate tax and/or accounting at a firm, State department of revenue or company.
  • Experience in State Tax Credits, Tax Incentives, State Tax Compliance and Real Estate Incentives would be beneficial.