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Personal Tax Senior - Edinburgh

£Competitive (DOE) + Benefits - Tax
Ref: 4005 Date Posted: Monday 12 Nov 2018
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Personal Tax Senior sought for the busy, award-winning tax team of this firm of Chartered Accountants in Edinburgh.

As Tax Senior, you will be responsible for managing the compliance process and related administration tasks for a varied portfolio of clients. You will also have the opportunity to develop your tax planning experience through supporting management with ad hoc advisory projects.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Preparing Income Tax returns and computations of tax liabilities
  • Preparing Capital Gains Tax computations
  • Preparing Partnership Tax returns
  • Overseeing and supporting junior members of the team, reviewing their compliance work
  • Drafting professional and exceptionally written letters to clients, HMRC and other associated parties
  • Regular telephone communication with HMRC
  • Participation in client meetings as required
  • Ensuring a high quality of administration work, using Microsoft Word and Excel

Ideally you will be ATT qualified with a minimum of 2 years’ experience gained within a professional tax department. You will have comprehensive private client tax experience and will demonstrate a willingness to develop your technical exposure and experience of trusts, estates and unincorporated businesses. Excellent numerical and written skills are essential, along with a strong commercial awareness and the ability to explain complex tax technical concepts in a clear and concise manner.

£Competitive Salary (DOE) + benefits +  future CTA study support. This is an exceptional opportunity to develop your existing skills and future tax planning career. For more information and a confidential discussion, please contact Lynsey Kerr on 0131 516 4333 or