KPMG

Senior Consultant US Tax

In the US tax team, we manage the US tax compliance of our clients and consult them on cross border matters.
 
Location: Basel, Zurich
Start date: Immediately

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Responsibilities & Profile

Your responsibilities

  • Prepare and review US income tax returns, tax equalization calculations and tax projections for individuals
  • Communicate with individual taxpayers, as well as HR and Payroll contacts at our corporate clients
  • Prepare and review correspondence with the US Internal Revenue Service and State tax authorities in relation to tax notices and/or audits for expatriates
  • Participate in arrival and departure tax meetings for expatriates, as well as data gathering meetings for the preparation of individuals' tax returns
  • Assist our GMS professionals in conducting tax research relating to expatriate employees and with other special projects
  • Take part in a variety of projects, for example, preparing quarterly payroll calculations and global compensation gathering and reporting
 

Your profile

  • At least 3 years of experience in US (expatriate) tax in an international company, preferred in a consulting company or Big4
  • Professional qualifications necessary (US lawyer, IRS Enrolled Agent or equivalent)
  • Aptitude for technology and used to dealing with competing priorities
  • Excellent communication skills, fluency in English is a must as the majority of written and spoken communication is in English
  • Strongly preferred to have working fluency in either German or French languages
  • Flexible and able to work independently
  • Energetic, responsible and dedicated person with an eye for detail

Why KPMG

Benefits

Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
Targeted career development and internal and external attractive training and further education options
 
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
Possibilities for global and Switzerland-wide mobility across all sectors and locations
 
 
 
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
25-30 days of leave, option for compensation of overtime (with the exception of management staff); management staff receive an additional 4 to 6 days of leave
 
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
Maternity leave of 16 weeks, paternity leave of 5 days and free advice from the external family service
 
 
 
Ancillary benefits may apply to certain positions (e.g. fixed-contract positions).

KPMG as an employer

Your future team

Our Global Mobility Services (GMS) specialists provide tax and technology solutions to multinational companies with employees assigned all over the world. The GMS practice, comprised of over 100 highly qualified and dynamic experts, focusses on all aspects of mobility including tax compliance and advisory and provides support to our clients' HR and tax teams. The US tax team manages prestigious global engagements managed and coordinated out of Basle and Zurich.
 

About KPMG

KPMG is known for providing clear and consistent solutions in the areas of auditing and advisory services. The broad palette of services across many subject matters and industries allows the provision of multidisciplinary services from a single source for our clients on the one hand and diverse careers and development options for our employees on the other hand. Our dealings are fair and frank and we strive to always look at the results of our work through the eyes of our clients. At KPMG, we are aware that if we add value for our clients, we also do the same for ourselves.

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Contact person

Tanja Reichmuth

Human Resources
+41 58 249 68 29
kpmg.ch/careers
Tanja Reichmuth
 
To apply for this vacancy, please provide your cover letter, CV and all relevant certificates. We look forward to receiving your application.