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Senior Tax Analyst - CapEx

Senior Tax Analyst - CapEx

Job ID 
587094
Location 
IN-KA-Bangalore
Posted Date 
11-10-2017
Company 
ADCI - Karnataka
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Job Description



Amazon is seeking a Senior Tax Analyst to join its Direct Tax Reporting team in Bangalore, India supporting the Worldwide CapEx team. The Amazon Tax Department is a fast-paced, team-focused, dynamic environment. The mission of the Worldwide CapEx team is to timely, accurately, and efficiently report the income tax impact of global CapEx to our internal customers.
This position will primarily assist in analyzing CapEx-related transactions and calculating the income tax reporting amounts for multiple jurisdictions, including US federal/state; Australia; Japan; Ireland; India; South Korea; and more. Examples of relevant transactions are: operating and capital leases; depreciation of fixed assets; amortization of intangibles; and cost recovery of digital content.
A successful candidate will have excellent organizational and communication skills; a strong attention to detail; and a mastery of Excel and other technology tools to automate the organization of vast amounts of data into useful information. S/he can also prioritize multiple tasks in a deadline-driven, dynamic environment.

Additional Responsibilities

· Assist in preparation of Amazon’s income tax provision and tax returns as it relates to CapEx transactions by analyzing book-tax differences; preparing workpapers and technical memorandums; and importing data into compliance software. Tax reporting forms include Federal Forms 4562, 8594, 8883, etc. and equivalent foreign local country forms
· Complete the annual deferred tax rollforward for fixed assets and intangibles; identify drivers of basis differences
· Coordinate information requests with internal and external service providers to ensure accurate and timely inclusion within various tax reporting deliverables
· Identify and develop process improvements which increase efficiency and scalability of data
· Participate in special projects as assigned


Basic Qualifications

· Bachelor’s degree (B.A. or B.S.) from an accredited institution
· 5+ years of US income taxation experience, specifically US federal corporate taxation and consolidations
· Ability to prioritize tasks and work independently
· Strong organizational, interpersonal, and communication skills
· Proven project management experience in a fast-paced environment. Self-starter; must have strong desire to help improve processes for scalability, efficiency, and accuracy
· Excellent computer skills, specifically with managing large data sets within MS Excel or Access
· Experience working with US-based team members specifically within income tax operations, such as preparation of income tax compliance for a US multinational organization

Preferred Qualifications

· Chartered Accountant, Certified Public Accountant, or Enrolled Agent certification
· Background in fixed assets or intangibles and is comfortable in manipulating large data sets with complex cost recovery rules
· Experience with Corptax tax return and provision preparation or equivalent software
· Experience with Oracle Fixed Assets, BNA Fixed Assets, or equivalent software
· Experience with SQL or other database language
· Experience with RIA, CCH and other research software or tax planning software
· Experience with foreign-local tax rules and/or foreign tax provisions
· Technically proficient with strong accounting and analytical skills