Tax Compliance Specialist - Amendments
Paylocity - Arlington Heights, IL

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Job Descriptions:
We are seeking a Tax Compliance Specialist to join the Tax Team. If you are someone who likes interacting with clients, troubleshooting payroll & tax issues and is looking for an opportunity to learn more, this position might be of interest to you. This position reports to the Manager of Tax Compliance. The best candidates for this position are organized and independent self-starters, customer-service focused, and have a high level of attention to detail. The most important task in this role is accuracy in making payroll adjustments.

The Tax Department is relied upon by all facets of the organization including sales, new client implementation, client support and finance. The tax department is responsible for payments exceeding $3 billion annually and over 18,000 tax returns each quarter.

Performance Objectives:
Create & file amended tax returns

Communicate with customers about amended returns, payroll & tax issues

Create and post quarterly files from payroll to tax system

Assist with quarterly and annual reconciliation

Assist with annual w2 and 1099 filings

Process updates to client payroll database

Troubleshoot payroll taxability issues (i.e., tips, 401k, benefits, etc)

Work with the internal customer service department to answer clients questions regarding payroll issues

Keep up-to-date on latest developments as they affect payroll regulations and policies

Required Experience:
Experience and Skills Required:
Minimum three years experience in payroll tax filing and return preperation

Certified Payroll Professional (CPP) preferred

Experience as payroll practitioner for large company/high volume environment a plus

Payroll service bureau experience a plus!

Ability to work in fast paced environment

Customer service skills – you are consistently dealing with internal employees and customers directly

Thorough knowledge of federal and state payroll tax laws

Ability to research and understand payroll questions

Technical aptitude; proficiency with payroll software required; MasterTax software a plus

Strong communication skills and problem-solving ability

High level of integrity

Physical Requirements

Mobility required for sitting, standing and walking

Manual/finger dexterity required in both hands to operate computer keyboard and manipulate small objects

Sensory ability required to see, hear and touch

Mental effort required for reading, writing, visualization, calculation and analysis

Job duties usually performed in an office environment with uniform temperatures and normal air conditions

Keyword: tax, ammendments, paychex, adp, surepayroll, compliance, payroll
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