Deloitte Credits and Incentives Tax Manager - Multistate in Chicago, Illinois
Are you a strategic and creative Credits and Incentives Tax professional who likes solving complex state and local C&I tax issues? Are you ready to make a greater impact on organizations by combining tax consulting solutions and innovative technology that align the tax function with business objectives?
We are looking for a sharp Tax Manager to join our C&I team who is ready to take on new challenges and join one of the largest multistate tax practices in the United States.
What you'll do
We are currently seeking a Multistate Tax Manager to join our Credits & Incentives (C&I) group with a focus on statutory credits and negotiated incentives. Companies are looking to make strategic decisions on where to invest after tax reform, and the U.S. may be a high priority. Investments may be in the form of updates and/or replacement of equipment, modernization of facilities, consolidations, expansion or new facilities, all of which may benefit C&I - services.
Credits & Incentives professionals work on identifying, qualifying, and calculating tax credits and other incentives.
Advising clients with respect to location strategy decisions, as well as credits & incentives related to hiring and/or investments.
Communicating with project stakeholders, including internal parties and economic development representatives.
Deloitte's Multistate Tax Services (MTS) group is the largest State and Local Tax (SALT) practice in the United States with more than 1,000 professionals nationwide. Our Multistate Tax professionals include former state tax auditors and administrators, industry personnel, tax practitioners, accounting specialists, and technology personnel with numerous years of multistate tax experience. Collectively, our team has significant experience with the requirements and nuances of jurisdictions in all 50 states. Our specific services include state income and franchise tax, indirect tax, business restructuring, credits and incentives, sales and use tax outsourcing, excise tax, property tax, state strategic tax review, and state tax controversy.
Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field.
5+ years of Multistate experience with a focus on credits and incentives.
Ability to travel 50%, on average, based on the work you do and the clients and industries/sectors you serve
One of the following accreditations obtained:
Licensed CPA in state of practice/primary office if eligible to sit for the CPA
If not CPA eligible:
CEcD (Certified Economic Developer), CREA (Certified Real Estate Appraiser) or CCIP (Certified Credits & Incentives Professional) or must be able/willing to obtain.
Limited sponsorship may be available
Advanced degree such as Masters of Tax or JD and/or LLM.
Public accounting experience is preferred, within the Big 4, or an equivalent in law firms or industry.
Excellent research and writing skills.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability or protected veteran status, or any other legally protected basis, in accordance with applicable law.