Senior Tax Accountant

  • Location
    Washington, District Of Columbia
  • Category:
    Accounting & Finance - Accountant - Tax
  • Job Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Job reference:

Parker+Lynch is seeking a Senior Tax Accountant for a regional public accounting firm to support clients in the Washington DC metro area. This position will contribute to tax engagements and related business and personal tax matters. 


  • Under the direction of firm leadership, perform accounting and tax assignments, including the preparation of individual, trust, corporate, partnership and S-corporation tax returns
  • Contribute to the planning, scheduling and limited supervision of client engagements
  • Assess the extent of review required in a tax return and notate items to be reviewed
  • Supervises and instructs staff in work to be completed, reviews work product, and directs required revisions
  • Meets ever changing deadlines and competing priorities
  • Prepares and organizes tax working papers
  • Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting 
  • At least 4 years of experience in public accounting, demonstrating a progression in complexity of tax work
  • Strong proficiency in ProSystems 
  • Possesses an ability to work independently, use sound judgment and prioritize 
  • Exceptional oral and written communication skills

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