Careers Tax Accountant in Dayton, Ohio
As a Tax Accountant, you will be responsible to manage the Company’s federal, state, and local income and property taxes and to serve as support and provide back-up duties for the payroll administrator.
Exercise discretion to prepare tax provisions schedules, returns, payments, reports and maintain Dayton Freight’s tax database.
Ensure compliance for personal and real property taxes; sales & use tax; payroll taxes; federal, state, and local taxes.
Establish and reconcile tax accruals and ensure compliance with GAAP.
Identify and implement tax savings.
Challenge and appeal the property tax assessments for the Company’s real estate holdings, when necessary.
Keep up-to-date with tax changes and industry trends.
Lead, coordinate, and offer support and guidance during audits.
Serve as the primary contact and resolver of payroll tax issues.
Serve as support and primary backup for our payroll administrator.
Audit state and local taxes for employees to ensure compliance with state and local requirements.
Complete weekly payroll tax reconciliation and determine what corrections need to be posted.
Review weekly payroll tax reports to balance tax payments.
Complete monthly payroll bank reconciliation for Financial Accounting.
Complete quarter-end payroll tax process.
Assist the Payroll Administrator with the year-end process.
Research and communicate payroll tax notices to Tax Payment Services and exercise discretion to follow-up with Account Manager for high priority cases.
Establish tax codes and accounts, as needed.
Timely and effectively handle special assignments, as directed.
Continuously improve processes
Bachelor's degree in Accounting or similar or 3+ years of related, professional experience
Strong organization skills
Attention to detail
Knowledge of state and federal tax form processes
Excellent written and oral communication
Ability to prioritize in a fast-paced environment
Strong teamwork, initiative, and customer service skills
Stable and growing organization
Competitive weekly pay
Professional, positive and people-centered work environment
Comprehensive benefits package: Health, Dental, Vision, AD&D, 401(k), etc.
Paid holidays (8); paid vacation and personal days
External Company URL: https://www.daytonfreight.com/
Street: 6450 Poe Ave