Corporate Tax Accountant in Falls Church, VA at HITT

Date Posted: 5/21/2020

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Corporate Tax Accountant

We have an immediate need for an experienced Tax Accountant in our Corporate Accounting team.  The role offers a positive, team-oriented environment and exposure to all areas of the company.


  • Research new jurisdiction requirements for compliance and tax implications
  • Manage and update the registered agent portal
  • Ensure legal entity compliance with all state requirements such as preparation of annual reports, business licenses and permits, and resale certificate validation
  • Prepare periodic indirect tax returns including Property Tax, Sales Tax, Gross Receipts Tax, Business Tax, CAT Tax, and B&O Tax
  • Assist the Tax Manager with data gathering, report analysis, account analysis and reconciliation for Indirect Tax Audits
  • Track and monitor tax notices
  • Maintain the Tax Calendar along with tracking the monthly return payments
  • Work with Accounts Payable to manage check requests and electronic fund transfers to taxing authorities
  • Research tax issues and communicate implications to project teams
  • Collaborate with other business units to gather information as required


  • Bachelor’s degree preferred in Accounting
  • Expertise in Microsoft Excel
  • 1-3 years of accounting & tax experience
  • Experience researching state & local tax laws and regulations using third party research tools such as TTR
  • Construction firm, real estate, or development experience a plus
  • Experience with JD Edwards or other comparable ERP solution including analytical tools (BI)
  • Organized and detail oriented with the ability to prioritize competing tasks, anticipate resource needs and meet deadlines
  • Ability to carry out job responsibilities in a timely and accurate manner
  • Superior judgement and critical thinking skills. Versatility, flexibility, and a willingness to work within constantly changing priorities with enthusiasm.

HITT Contracting Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer - Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.





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