Tax Specialist

Tax Specialist

Segal LLP is a rapidly growing mid-size accounting, tax and business advisory firm headquartered in midtown Toronto. Segal is committed to growth by investing in our team, providing continuous learning and a positive, supportive work environment all with a focus on providing clients best in class client service.

As a member of our Tax Team, you will advise our clients on corporate and personal tax planning, deferral strategies, financing structures, employee compensation, owner-managed remuneration or a range of other complex tax issues. You will have the opportunity to resolve client issues directly with the client, the CRA and other government or regulatory agencies.

Responsibilities

  • Work with partners and the tax team on client engagements and deliverables, and practice development initiatives.
  • Support Partners, Principals and Managers in all aspects of personal and corporate tax initiatives
  • Prepare notices of objection for corporate and personal clients and negotiate the same with the Appeals Division.
  • Prepare/review complex tax returns (T1, T2, and T3 returns) and tax elections as required.
  • Mentor, train, and delegate work to junior team members in the Tax team.
  • Research tax issues
  • Prepare calculations to support tax analysis

Qualifications

  • CPA designation; ideally enrolment in, the CICA In-Depth or M. Tax.
  • Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent experience) from an accredited institution in Accounting, Business Administration, or related field.
  • Ability to prepare effective research and planning memos independently and as part of a team.
  • Several years of tax experience, working with owner-managed clients.
  • Excellent understanding of basic tax concepts and files.
  • Strong interpersonal and relationship building skills.
  • Team player with a positive ‘can do’ approach.
  • Creative problem-solving ability.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Working proficiency in Microsoft Suite including Word, Excel, PowerPoint, is essential.
  • Be organized and able to meet multiple project deadlines while being detail oriented.
  • Strong commitment to professional client service excellence

To submit your resume for this position, please contact us by email here.

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