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Senior International Tax Analyst

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In-House

Job Type

Attorney

Years of Experience

Min 3 yrs required

Location

Seattle, WA

Date Last Verified

Sep 25,2017

Posted on

Apr 01,2015
Practice Area
Tax >> Tax - International
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Senior International Tax Analyst Duties: Assist with supporting U.S. international inbound and outbound tax planning and supporting Amazon’s various business offerings. Will team up with other international tax team members, collectively operating as business partners, gaining a deep, end-to-end understanding of various business initiatives. Working with other members of the global tax department to assist with communicating current and future business plans, obtain cross functional tax subject matter input to address all tax disciplines, and ensure coordination of cross functional tax solutions. Will operate with some level of independence and be expected to demonstrate a high level of collegiality, functioning as a technical tax adviser and project supervisor. Gaining a deep understanding of business initiatives, models, goals, and drivers, including gaining a deep understanding of the technologies and/or intellectual property used to launch business initiatives. Identifying and documenting business proposals. Assisting with designing and leading the implementation of optimal tax structures for various new business initiatives (e.g. income sourcing, income characterization, PE analysis, funding, currency issues, etc.). Assisting with liaising with financial personnel as well as both US and foreign outside tax advisors. Assisting with developing strategies to optimize the use of foreign tax credits generated by proposed business models. Assisting with evaluating business proposals to identify strategies with respect to financing, dividends, and treaty opportunities. Writing technical and non-technical tax research and compliance memos. Writing detailed tax requirements to be used by various business partners throughout the company.

Qualification and Experience

Qualifications: Bachelor's degree. CPA and/or MST preferred. JD Degree, LLM or MST a plus. Understanding of accounting concepts preferred. 3+ years of progressive international tax income tax experience in a large corporate environment and/or public accounting or large law firm. Able to work well with cross functional teams. Must be able to communicate, written and verbal, very complex tax concepts in ways that are meaningful and useful to non-tax professionals. Understanding of the international tax provisions of the Internal Revenue Code and Regulations.

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Job ID: 313033

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