Deloitte Tax Consultant (Spring 2018 Intern) - University of Mississippi in Houston, Texas

Deloitte is one of the leading professional services organizations in the United States, specializing in audit, tax, consulting and financial advisory services with clients in more than 20 industries. We provide powerful business solutions to some of the world s most well-known and respected companies, including more than 75 percent of the Fortune 100.At Deloitte, you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you ll have the chance to give back to your community, make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diversity and inclusion initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. Our commitment to individual choice lets you customize aspects of your career path, your educational opportunities and your benefits. And our culture of innovation means your ideas on how to improve our business and your clients will be heard.Deloitte TaxDeloitte Tax LLP helps companies understand national, state and local, and international tax structures and align the tax function with business objectives. As an employee of Deloitte Tax, you will work with colleagues worldwide to serve our clients. As you advance in your career, most Deloitte Tax professionals specialize in at least one industry and one group of service offerings. Full-time Deloitte Tax team members will be a part of our mobile workforce which may require travel for extended engagement in another city and/or participating as part of team aligned with another Deloitte Tax service line and/or another Deloitte function-specific subsidiary. Internship ProgramThe Deloitte Tax LLP summer internship provides an introduction to tax. Throughout the program, participants will focus on issues shaping and affecting the profession today as well as topics related to their own career development. Counseling is another aspect of the Internship Program. At the end of each engagement, interns will have the opportunity to review their performance with management. Additionally, staff will serve as "counselors" to this year's intern group. Counselors serve as a vital source of information and advice as well as participating in many of the social activities planned for the interns throughout their internship. Deloitte Tax offers a variety of Service Lines including: Business Tax Services Deloitte Tax's Business Tax Services (BTS) professionals understand the intricacies of tax regulations and their relationships to business. In many cases, BTS professionals manage the day-to-day client service relationships-and as such, these professionals serve as the gateway to a variety of specialized Deloitte tax services that can help improve compliance with taxing entities while maintaining each client's overall tax risk profile. Knowledgeable in Federal Tax compliance and planning, BTS professionals work closely with clients and other members of the Deloitte Tax team to understand each organization's global goals and strategies and how industry and economic trends affect the business Global Employer Services Global Employer Services tax professionals help clients develop tax-aligned compensation and benefits programs that address their global and domestic needs. Professionals are comprised of global compensation, benefits, and international assignments practitioners who work with clients to streamline their programs while managing tax effectiveness, risks, and costs. These services are designed to assist clients with developing the strategies, processes, and technologies that affect their staff and operations on a worldwide scaleInternational Tax Within the area of international tax, the goal of any organization should be to align global effective tax rate reduction and efficient global cash utilization with overall business strategy. Professionals in the international tax practice help multinational clients integrate tax planning into their overall business strategy and comply with both US and international regulatory requirements. Whether a company is engaged in a merger or acquisition, maintaining compliance with multi-jurisdictional business transactions, or streamlining multi-national supply chain, Deloitte Tax's international tax professionals concentrate efforts on international compliance, research, consulting and planning issues. Mergers & Acquisitions Deloitte Tax Merger & Acquisition (M&A) professionals provide corporate and private equity buyers with a broad continuum of advisory services to support mergers, acquisitions, carve-outs, investment and financing structures, disposition alternatives and post-transaction activities. Working with clients before, during and after the transaction, tax professionals work with clients across corporate functions such as finance, treasury, human resources, operations, information technology and risk management to analyze and evaluate the tax profile and to implement planning designed to help meet each organization's global goals, strategies and business objectives. Multistate Tax Multistate taxation is more complex and demanding than ever before. Not only do states and local tax areas have their own unique tax laws, but authorities are more focused on enforcement. As seasoned professionals in all aspect of multistate tax, Deloitte Tax multistate practitioners help clients manage their state and local tax liability through thorough end-to-end tax approaches, wide-ranging industry and government experience, and deep client commitment. Private Company Services Private companies and their owners, and affluent individuals and families all need comprehensive, independent, and objective tax and wealth planning advice. Professionals in Deloitte Tax Private Company Services work with clients as trusted advisors, helping them to make informed and strategic decisions relevant to their personal financial comfort, business and investment needs, family legacy, and charitable giving - during their lifetime and through estate planning. Tax Management Advisory Services Deloitte Tax's Tax Management and Advisory Services ("TMAS") group, the largest of its type, sets the standard for comprehensive tax services. Our professionals provide an integrated approach to process improvement that can help the tax department maximize its strategic value to the organization. Transfer Pricing Inter-company transactions are increasing along with government efforts to collect related taxes. Members of the highly specialized Deloitte Tax Transfer Pricing group work to help develop transfer pricing strategies, audit defense, and documentation to cover the spectrum of transfer pricing issues. Through our access to the network of DTT member firms, transfer pricing professionals employ a multi-national and multi-jurisdictional team, utilizing the latest technology and strategies, to help clients work with complex and dynamic issues surrounding transfer pricing needsBachelor of Science/Business Administration, Master of Science in Accounting or Taxation, or JD or LLM Degree (with undergraduate accounting degree)Technology related coursework highly desireable Minimum requirements to sit for CPA exam before beginning full-time employment preferableStrong academic credentials (3.2 GPA recommended)Relevant work experience (e.g. internships, summer positions, school jobs)Demonstrated leadership, problem solving, and strong verbal and written communication skillsAbility to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage ambiguityAbility to work both independently and as part of a team with professionals at all levelsExperience using Microsoft Office applications

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