Sample Tax Specialist Resume

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Elizabeth Ziegler
2566 Bridge Avenue
Scott, LA 70583

Job Objective Searching for the right company in which my training as a Tax Specialist can help the organization progress and increase the cliental.

Summary of Qualifications:

  • Extensive tax administration experience within public firm
  • Thorough knowledge of RIA InSource system and online tax research services
  • In-depth knowledge of IRS regulations, Wage and Tax balancing, Federal, State, and local payroll
  • Proficient in Pro Systems, CCH Tax research, Excel, and Access
  • Skilled in applying employee state and local taxation
  • Superior communication, leadership, consulting, influence, and negotiation skills
  • Excellent project management, problem solving and analytical skills
  • Outstanding ability to execute a project with the scope of overall strategies
  • Remarkable ability to work in a Team environment and perform well in a deadline-oriented environment

Work Experience:

Tax Specialist, May 2006 – Present
Dow Jones & Company, Scott, LA

  • Prepared corporate income and partnership tax with federal and state.
  • Maintained related files and databases, coordinated processing and mailings of all extensions and returns.
  • Resolved tax issues, and handled tax notices and inquiries from federal and state agencies.
  • Reviewed and interpreted the tax regulations to assure compliance.
  • Researched and responded to all payroll tax correspondence.
  • Prepared the amendments for jurisdiction reporting.
  • Initiated the funding requests for tax liability filings.

Tax Specialist, March 2003 – April 2006
CSI Companies, Scott, LA

  • Prepared the state tax apportionment data and state tax adjustments.
  • Prepared the estimated Federal and state tax calculations and required cash tax payments.
  • Prepared the tax forecasts and effective tax rate calculations.
  • Assisted in tax planning projects to minimize Federal and state income and franchise tax.
  • Balanced and audited liabilities by company on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.


Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Kenyon College, Gambier, OH

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