Tax Accountant Job Description

Tax Accountants assist clients and companies with their income tax statements. They research, study, and interpret tax law and prepare payments, identify all areas of tax savings, and analyze tax issues.

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We are looking to add an experienced tax accountant to our team who will work with clients and help them with their financial and tax statements. The successful candidate for this position will be responsible for recommending tax strategies that comply with laws and promote the company’s financial standing.


A tax accountant earns between $39,000 and $79,000 per year. The median salary for this position is $54,000 annually.


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