Tax Manager Tax Manager …

in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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in Chicago, IL, United States
Permanent, Full time
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Tax Manager
Insurance Tax Manager Req #: 19871_2 Location: Chicago, IL US Job Category: Tax Job Summary

As a Federal Tax Manager in our National Insurance Tax Group, you will be involved in both compliance and consulting on large projects and therefore, strong technical skills are vital to this role. Tax consulting includes performing tax research and working with insurance clients on tax matters as well as planning and implementing special projects. The Tax Manager is responsible for the compliance function on both life and non-life clients including supervising the preparation and technical review of federal and state corporate insurance income tax returns. The tax practice is growing tremendously and we look internally when choosing our future leaders. We consider this role as an excellent step toward Partner.

Responsibilities: Your role will include identifying and implementing tax planning and consulting opportunities, preparation and review of client tax calculations, management of client tax relationships and supervising and developing staff. Must have the ability to manage client relationships, multiple projects and meet deadlines.
• Manage, direct and monitor multiple client engagements as well as serve as a business advisor to the firm’s various insurance clients.
• Identify and assist with implementation of tax planning and tax savings strategies.

• Research and consult on complex tax matters.
Ability to manage and develop staff in a highly interactive team environment

Company Overview

Your Journey at Crowe Starts Here:

At Crowe, you have the opportunity to deliver innovative solutions to today’s complex business issues. Crowe’s accounting, consulting, and technology personnel are widely recognized for their in-depth expertise and understanding of sophisticated process frameworks and enabling technologies, along with their commitment to delivering measurable results that help clients build business value. Our focus on emerging technology solutions along with our commitment to internal career growth and exceptional client value has resulted in a firm that is routinely recognized as a “Best Place to Work.” We are 75 years strong and still growing.


· BS in Accounting required, Masters in Taxation or LLM is a plus

· CPA required

· 4 to 7 years of experience serving a tax function in the insurance industry

· Consolidated, C-Corp, and/or multi-state experience

· Experience with ASC 740 and SSAP 101

· Experience in reviewing Form 1120PC & Form 1120L

· Experience with mixed group consolidations

· Proven engagement and staff management skills

· Ability to manage and grow strong client relationships

· Possess effective writing, communication and tax research skills

· Experience with tax technology a plus

About the Team:

The Tax team at Crowe develops lasting relationships with clients by providing value, knowledge and strategy focus. As part of the Tax group, you will be part of a collaborative team with deep specialization. We use proactive approaches and innovative tax technology to provide high quality tax services to our clients. If you are committed to client excellence, want to be part of a growing organization and are looking to expand professionally, then is the place for you!

Our Benefits:

At Crowe, we know that great people is what makes a great firm. We value our people and offer employees a comprehensive benefits package.

How You Can Grow:

We will nurture your talent in an inclusive culture that values diversity. You will have the chance to meet on a consistent basis with your Career Coach that will guide you in your career goals and aspirations.

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More about Crowe:

Crowe () is one of the largest public accounting, consulting and technology firms in the United States. Crowe uses its deep industry expertise to provide audit services to public and private entities while also helping clients reach their goals with tax, advisory, risk and performance services. Crowe is recognized by many organizations as one of the country's best places to work. Crowe serves clients worldwide as an independent member of Crowe Global, one of the largest global accounting networks in the world. The network consists of more than 200 independent accounting and advisory services firms in more than 130 countries around the world.