Iowa Employer Staff Accountant, Tax in AMES, Iowa

POSITION PURPOSE:The purpose of this job is to be responsible for and assist with preparing federal, state and local tax returns and related tax research. This position is also responsible for complying with company policies and procedures to adhere to tax laws.ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS Key Accountabilities:-Prepare federal, state and local tax returns-Accurately prepare tax returns-Timely file tax returns-Comply with company policies and procedures to adhere to tax lawsTax research-Research and understand internal operations and transactions-Ability to achieve a working knowledge of tax laws and reporting requirements-Research and apply tax laws-Determine the taxability of sales-Correspondence with tax authorities