KPMG Manager, Income Franchise in Minneapolis, Minnesota
Business Title: Manager, Income Franchise
Requisition Number: 66302
Function: Tax Services
Area of Interest: State and Local Tax
The fastest growing Big Four professional services firm in the U.S., KPMG is known for being a great place to work and build a career. We provide audit, tax and advisory services for organizations in today's most important industries. Our growth is driven by delivering real results for our clients. It's also enabled by our culture, which encourages individual development, embraces an inclusive environment, rewards innovative excellence and supports our communities. With qualities like those, it's no wonder we're consistently ranked among the best companies to work for by Fortune Magazine, Consulting Magazine, Working Mother Magazine, Diversity Inc. and others. If you're as passionate about your future as we are, join our team.
KPMG is currently seeking a Manager to join our State and Local Tax (SALT) practice.
Assist multi-state companies with state and local tax issues including compliance, advising, planning, and controversies
Assist multi-state companies with state and local tax controversies which includes preparing clients for discussions with auditors, representing the client at hearings and appeal meetings, and preparing protests
Review information presented on state income tax returns before, during, and after preparation
Assist KPMG audit teams with review and analysis of state tax-related income and balance sheet items
Research and draft technical memoranda regarding income and franchise tax questions
Supervise, mentor, and develop staff
A minimum of five years of experience performing tax research and providing technical advice on multi-state tax issues
Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university
Licensed CPA or J.D./LL.M. or MST (Master's in Taxation) for non-CPA eligible candidates (Please note that any candidate hired by KPMG into this position that doesn't currently possess one of the aforementioned credentials/designations will be required to secure one within one year from the commencement of employment)
Ability to develop business and foster client relationships
Ability and desire to perform in a high-energy team environment
Excellent writing, communication, and tax research skills
KPMG LLP (the U.S. member firm of KPMG International) offers a comprehensive compensation and benefits package. KPMG is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, sex/gender, national origin, ancestry, citizenship status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, disability, physical or mental handicap unrelated to ability, pregnancy, veteran status, unfavorable discharge from military service, genetic information, or other legally protected status. KPMG maintains a drug-free workplace. KPMG will consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable local, state or federal law (including San Francisco Ordinance number 131192). No phone calls or agencies please.