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Senior Tax Analyst - SALT - Direct

Senior Tax Analyst - SALT - Direct

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ADCI - Karnataka
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Job Description

Amazon is seeking a Senior Tax Analyst – State and Local Tax candidate to join the Tax Team in India. The Amazon tax department is a fast-paced, team-focused, dynamic environment. This position will be responsible for the preparation of US state income tax filings and will assist in planning opportunities. This position will also provide support to the team that manages and prepares Amazon’s Tax Provision.

State and Local Tax Responsibilities:
· Prepare and review US state and local tax income tax returns, state modification calculations, multi-state allocation and apportionment calculations, calculation and documentation of state credits
· Drive process improvement and automation and technology implementation throughout the income tax compliance process
· Participate in the estimated tax payment process
· ASC 740 quarterly and annual tax provision calculation
· Calculate and review significant state modifications, including depreciation
Tax Planning Research & Analysis Responsibilities:
· Development of spreadsheet models to forecast consequences of tax planning strategies, corporate M&A transactions, pending legislation and new business initiatives

Basic Qualifications

Basic Qualifications:
· Bachelor’s degree in accounting, finance, or related field required
· Minimum 2 years multistate tax experience in Public Accounting or industry
· Minimum 5-9 years of total US income tax experience
· Strong experience using Corptax tax preparation software
· Technically proficient and have strong accounting, analytical, financial modeling and research skills
· Strong project management and organization skills
· Excellent written and verbal communication skills
· Ability to work as a team player in a fast paced and dynamic environment

Preferred Qualifications

Preferred Qualifications:
· MS in Taxation preferred
· Certification as CPA preferred
· Strong income tax operational experience including and preparation of income tax compliance and reporting obligations for US multinational organization
· Strong multistate income and franchise compliance and reporting experience desired
· Tax provision experience and understanding of accounting pronouncements (ASC 740)
· Work experience in supporting audit defense
· Strong computer skills including MS Office, Oracle.