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Tax - General Attorney in New York City, NY

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Company name

American Express Company

Organization Type


Job Type


Practice Area

Tax - General

Years of Experience

Min 5 yrs required


USA New York City, NY

Date Last Verified

Aug 13,2018

Posted on

Aug 07,2018

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Taxation Manager The candidate will provide technical advice with respect to State and Local Tax matters, including M&A transactions. Will assist with strategic and creative planning efforts. Review new product proposals and new business proposals. Proactively follow developments in State and Local tax laws and assesses the impact of those developments on the Company’s return positions. Contribute to the monthly and quarterly processes of documenting these developments. Review tax returns prepared by compliance staff and identify areas requiring technical or factual follow-up. Prepare and review documentation related to new positions taken on tax returns. Provide advice to the tax accounting team on State and Local Tax issues. Provide guidance on FIN 48 implications of tax positions, including a quarterly review to ensure all positions are properly documented. Develop documentation to support all FIN 48 and FAS 5 reserves. Assist in State and Local Tax audits and controversies. Manage State and Local Tax reserves. JD degree is required. CPA certificate is a plus. Strong analytical/problem solving skills with ability to translate ideas into value added solutions are essential. Excellent oral and written communication skill is needed. Should preferably have 5+ years State and Local Tax experience. Experience with a law firm or national public accounting firm (or some combination thereof) is needed.

Additional info

Ref: 18004021

Company info

Hiring Coordinator
American Express Company
1185 Avenue of The Americas Floor 5
New York City, NY 10036-2601