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Tax Lawyer

Tax Lawyer

At KPMG, we offer fascinating, challenging and well rewarded careers.

At KPMG, we offer fascinating, challenging and well rewarded careers.

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Tax Lawyer

 

Responsibilities:

  • Builds understanding of domestic tax concepts and undertakes relevant study to develop or increase that knowledge
  • Uses knowledge of tax to discuss key issues with clients, local revenue authorities and other team members, including how to assess conflicting, ambiguous or inconclusive authorities
  • Applies tax risk management tools and procedures consistently as appropriate to level and grade
  • Uses knowledge of tax to discuss key issues with clients, local revenue authorities and other team members, including how to assess conflicting, ambiguous or inconclusive authorities
  • Interprets and applies key tax sources in order to carry out and document the results of tax compliance and advisory work
  • Applies knowledge of changing tax law, regulatory requirements and industry specific concerns to client engagements, identifies where they may impact a client and reflects these in their client work
  • Assesses the sufficiency and appropriateness of the analysis and conclusions reached on a tax issue by reviewing the working papers of junior staff and participating in the evaluation of issues raised with or by the manager and/or partner

 

Qualifications:

  • Graduate of Juris Doctor or Bachelor’s of Law
  • Preferably a Certified Public Accountant but not mandatory
  • Experience in taxation is an advantage but also open to newly licensed lawyers
  • Excellent oral and written communication, interpersonal, presentation, analytical and quantitative skills
  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint