Senior Tax Accountant in Falls Church, VA at HITT

Date Posted: 10/4/2021

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HITT is seeking an experienced Senior Tax Accountant to work in our Corporate Accounting team. A successful candidate will be one that is highly motivated and thrives working in a team-based environment but also possesses the initiative to work independently. The Senior Tax Accountant role has a wide range of responsibility with respect to federal, state, and local tax accounting, compliance, and research.


  • Perform detailed technical review of the federal and state income tax returns to ensure accurate and timely preparation and filing for various entities.
  • Work with internal accounting team to issue quarterly estimated tax payments.
  • Ensure entries are booked for all federal, state, and local tax returns.  
  • Assist with the income tax provision preparation and other related technical positions.
  • Prepare, manage, and document tax positions for the company and respond to any notices received from tax authorities.
  • Lead personal property tax filings and business / professional occupational license filings.
  • Research technical issues and document conclusions with detailed memorandum.
  • Work directly with state auditors on audit requests.
  • Assist with data / document collection requests from internal business units or departments for compliance needs.
  • Proactively identify, drive, and implement process improvements that promote risk. management, streamline activities, and enhance transparency in tax related functions.
  • Support tax due diligence.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or related field
  • Five (5) plus years of related tax experience
  • Self-directed with proven ability to work independently, and multi-task several projects efficiently
  • Strong analytical skills
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Strong organizational skills along with strong oral/written communication skills.
  • Proficient user of various Microsoft applications including Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Familiarity with JD Edwards is a plus.


HITT Contracting, Inc. is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment. We are proud to be an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer providing opportunities to all employees and applicants without regard to race, sex, national origin, religion, age, disability, veteran status, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender identity and any other protected status in accordance with applicable law.

Women, minorities, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and LGBTQ+ individuals are encouraged to apply.

HITT Contracting, Inc. promotes a drug-free workplace.




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