Job Train - Menlo Park (5924)
To: Employment Counselor
Date: 05/27/2024
is now hiring! 94063

Redwood City, CA, 94063


Tax Preparer
Benefits: Candidates on temporary assignment may qualify for our competitive benefits package which includes group health, life and disability insurance and voluntary benefits such as retirement savings and holiday pay. Salary range: $25.65 to $29.70 hourly
Employment status: Contract / Temporary


Apply today for this Tax Preparer role through Robert Half if you are looking for opportunities in the Non-Profit field near the Redwood City, California area. VITA certificate required at a minimum. Top applicants should be meticulous with various details and be comfortable working in a fast-paced, deadline-driven environment. The role is 100% remote, but you must be experienced in Zoom video conferencing. The Tax Preparer is obligated to execute the preparation of simple and complex individual State and Federal tax returns. This is a short-term contract / temporary role through the tax season (up to May 15th). Don't wait - apply today!


What you get to do every single day


- Be responsible for other related duties and participate in special projects as assigned

- Interact with clients to gather needed information/documents

- Confirm appropriate data is entered into Tax software application

- Assemble and invoice for form preparation fees

- Assist clients with incoming calls to facilitate tax questions and set appointments

- Hand-operate transaction tax returns utilizing various methods (Paper, E File, EDI Upload) with various government agencies


- Working knowledge of Zoom video conferencing

- AA or BS/BA in Accounting or finance preferred but not required

- Excellent oral and written communications skills

- VITA certificate required at a minimum

- Adeptness in Tax Preparation Software

- Tax Preparer experience

- Demonstrated knowledge of Tax Returns

- Prepare Income Tax experience required

- Foundational knowledge in individual taxes

- Comprehensive knowledge of Federal Income Tax Return

- General familiarity with Tax Season

- Strong familiarity with taxes

- 1+ year experience preparing tax returns

- Can work independently with minimal supervision

- Ability to handle multiple tasks to prioritize needs and expedite tasks upon request



If you have the right skills for this role and are available immediately, we want to hear from you contact us today!

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