Hemenway & Barnes LLP is seeking to add a qualified Tax Accountant to join our in-house Tax Department. This position has opened up due to our continued growth in this industry. We are looking for a dedicated tax professional to join our team.
Prepare individual, trusts and estates, private foundations and gift tax returns on the CCH Tax application.
Review trust tax returns and fiduciary accounting transactions on the OneSource Trust Tax application.
Work closely with clients and trustees to develop positive relationships and ensure the clients’ needs are being met.
Expected to maintain client and firm confidentiality.
Prepare quarterly estimates, correspond with tax authorities, research tax matters and keep up to date with changes in tax law.
Work requires seasonal overtime.
Bachelor’s degree in accounting, tax or finance is required. A graduate degree is a plus.
Approximately 4 or more years of progressively responsible tax related work experience
Demonstrates impeccable integrity in personal and financial matters
Ability to handle multiple projects and to prioritize work to meet mandated deadlines
Interpersonal skills necessary to communicate with a diverse group of clients, trustees, attorneys, and staff to provide information and service with courtesy and tact
Proficiency with MS Office, including Outlook, Word and Excel
Knowledge of the CCH tax program is preferred; knowledge of OneSource Trust Tax is a plus.
We offer competitive compensation and benefits and an excellent work environment. Qualified candidates may use their LinkedIn profile to apply for this position or you may mail your resume and cover letter with salary requirements, in confidence, to the address below.
For over 150 years, New England’s individuals and families, including representatives from businesses both private and public, and nonprofit organizations, have sought legal advice at Hemenway & Barnes. Thanks to these loyal clients, often spanning several generations, the partners and staff at Hemenway & Barnes have earned a long-held reputation as premier trustees, advisors and attorneys.