Tiffany & Co.

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Tax Accountant

Tax Accountant

Req # 
33776
Location 
US-NJ-Parsippany
Posted Date 
10/17/2017
Category 
Accounting/Finance

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Overview

Tiffany & Co. is currently seeking a Tax Accountant in the Parsippany, NJ location. The Tax Accountant is responsible for preparation and review of indirect tax compliance, audit support, and financial reporting for U.S. and Canadian tax obligations as assigned. S/he will support maintenance of indirect tax engines ensuring accurate collection, computation and reporting of non-income tax obligations.  This individual will provide planning and research of tax laws and current issues, as they may relate to the non-income tax requirements generated by Company activities.  This position will also support business units via operational support as well as system development support.

Responsibilities

The Tax Accountant will prepare and review indirect tax compliance including Sales and Use Tax, Canadian GST/HST, Personal Property Tax, Business License while ensuring the timeliness, accuracy and completeness of filings, as well as maintenance of all necessary supporting documentation and tax calendar. This individual will prepare tax self-assessment for various company expenditures; this includes review of relevant regulations and calculations and accounting for tax and ensuring completeness and maintenance of the necessary supporting documentation.S/he will manage the maintenance of indirect tax engines ensuring completeness and accuracy if collection, computation and reporting of indirect tax obligations. This role will assist management in compiling audit support to be provided to State and Local jurisdictions, Canadian tax authorities and external auditors, respond to notices and inquiries from taxing authorities for routine sales tax matters and conduct research of U.S. and Canadian indirect (sales/ use, GST/HST, personal property tax, real property tax, business licenses) tax regulations with respect to the impact on the business. 

Qualifications

  • BS in Accounting or Finance.
  • 1 - 3 years of job-related experience
  • Proficient in Excel and the Microsoft Office suite of products.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to multi task and collaborate with others
  • Ability to maintain a flexible work schedule when necessary.
  • Experience with Vertex Software Applications
  • Experience with JD Edwards
  • Retail Experience

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