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Federal Credits & Incentives Tax Associate - Fall 2024 - Chicago

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RSM US LLP

27d ago

💼 Graduate Job

Chicago

AI generated summary

  • Candidate must have a degree from an accredited university, reliable transportation for travel, preferably a 3.0 GPA, be working towards CPA certification, possess strong communication and computer skills, work well in a team, and thrive in a fast-paced environment.
  • As a Federal Credits & Incentives Tax Associate in Chicago, you will assist with tax planning and research, implement projects, draft opinion letters, understand client business, drive engagement success, and maintain competency through continuing education and certifications.

Graduate Job

Accounting & TaxChicago

Description

  • We are the leading provider of professional services to the middle market globally, our purpose is to instill confidence in a world of change, empowering our clients and people to realize their full potential. Our exceptional people are the key to our unrivaled, inclusive culture and talent experience and our ability to be compelling to our clients. You’ll find an environment that inspires and empowers you to thrive both personally and professionally. There’s no one like you and that’s why there’s nowhere like RSM.
  • We are the leading provider of professional services to the middle market globally, our purpose is to instill confidence in a world of change, empowering our clients and people to realize their full potential. Our exceptional people are the key to our unrivaled, inclusive culture and talent experience and our ability to be compelling to our clients. You’ll find an environment that inspires and empowers you to thrive both personally and professionally. There’s no one like you and that’s why there’s nowhere like RSM.
  • ​​At RSM, associates work with large and small companies in various industries. They develop strong working relationships with clients built on understanding their businesses and challenges. Associates work on multiple team engagements each year, including several pieces of any particular assignment - not just one part. Working in a mutually respectful team environment helps our associates perform at their best and integrate their career with their personal life. ​

Requirements

  • Minimum B.A. or B.S. degree or equivalent from an accredited university ​
  • Travel to assigned client locations is required. Must have access to and ability to arrange for use of reliable modes of transportation to those locations ​
  • Minimum 3.0 GPA preferred ​
  • Preferred Qualifications: ​
  • Working toward the successful completion of the CPA exam ​
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills ​
  • Strong computer skills, including proficiency in Microsoft Excel ​
  • Ability to work effectively on a team ​
  • Ability to work and multitask in a fast-paced environment

Education requirements

Bachelors

Area of Responsibilities

Accounting & Tax

Responsibilities

  • Assist with tax planning and research, as it relates to the Research and Development (R&D) credit, and other federal credits and incentives. ​
  • Assist in implementing multiple projects simultaneously, which include client interviews, computations, analysis, data gathering, and coordination of resources​
  • Assist with drafting opinion letters and writing other technical memoranda​
  • Develop an understanding of client's business​
  • Help drive the success of multiple R&D, or federal credits engagements​
  • Maintain competency through continuing education and obtaining additional professional certifications

Details

Work type

Full time

Work mode

office

Location

Chicago