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Deloitte Tax Manager - Business Tax Services – Non-Profit in Detroit, Michigan

Does working with tax-exempt organizations peak your interest? Are you a strategic and creative federal tax professional who likes solving complex federal tax issues? Do you enjoy providing federal tax compliance and consulting services to dynamic clients across a variety of non-profit industries? Do you like to have well-rounded technical skills? Are you comfortable with the greyness of the tax exempt rules? If you answered Yes to any of these questions, you should consider a career in Deloitte s Business Tax Services Tax-Exempt practice!

What you ll do

As a Tax Manager within the Tax-Exempt practice,you will spend at least half (potentially 100%) of your time serving non-profit clients including health care providers, private foundations, health plans, and other 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(4) non-profit organizations. Your time will be focused on providing tax compliance and consulting services including restructuring, acquisition planning, tax controversy, exemption applications, unrelated business tax consulting and more. You will work directly with sophisticated clients, manage the tax engagement team, have access to an elite group of specialists when needed, and be connected to a strong support system from firm leadership to ensure you are set up for success in your role and career. As part of the Tax-Exempt practice, you will interact with and work with like-minded Tax-Exempt specialists from across the country on a regular basis. Responsibilities will include:

  • Maintaining and developing strong client relationships on various federal tax consulting/compliance engagements.

  • Advising clients on a variety of tax issues including tax compliance, business restructuring, exemption strategies, and tax controversy.

  • Overseeing federal tax compliance and consulting projects requiring tax analysis for a variety of entities and their affiliates.

  • Managing engagement workflow, engagement team resources, and engagement billing.

  • Providing leadership, counseling, and career guidance for the development and motivation of the engagement team.

The Team

At Deloitte Tax LLP, we have a locally based national practice whereby our Tax-Exempt team members collaborate and support each other nationally, but team members are part of the local office. In Detroit, we have a large cross-functional health care practice with all functions, and a growing non-profit tax practice with 2 partners and directors and a broad client base of health care provider, health plan, private foundation, VEBA, and community based organizations, along with their related taxable and joint venture activities. We have Tax-Exempt tax specialists in multi-state and international tax in addition to federal tax and utilize tax technology specific for non-profit clients to help us serve them.

At Deloitte Tax LLP, our broader Business Tax Services team provides expertise to clients to gain a competitive advantage by integrating tax strategy into their business operations while working within the confines of their individual risk profiles.Business Tax subject matter experts and industry specialists provide services relevant to our client s business. Our team will assist with global tax challenges and transform the tax department to create greater impact and efficiency within our client s organization. Our spectrum of business tax services are relevant for public and private companies and range from tax planning to tax compliance, controversy and risk management, specialized services including research and development, government incentives, and tax management consulting. Join us, and help clients optimize their tax functions and take strategy to the next level. Learn more about Deloitte Business Tax Services. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/tax/solutions/business-tax-services.html

Qualifications

Required

  • At least 5 years experience in federal taxation with a strong emphasis on tax-exempt organizations (501(c)(3)s and 501(c)(4)s including a combination within health care providers, health plans, private foundations and other community organizations)

  • Solid understanding and experience with federal tax compliance, tax analysis, and tax research

  • Solid understanding with respect to mergers, acquisitions, and restructuring specific to tax-exempt organizations

  • Bachelor's degree in accounting, finance, or related field

  • US CPA certification if qualified to sit for the CPA; if not qualified, licensed attorney, enrolled agent, or other appropriate certification

  • Excellent research and writing skills

  • Excellent presentation and communications skills

  • Strong management experience

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Able to travel up to 25%

Preferred

  • Advanced degree such as Masters of Tax, JD, and/or LLM

  • Previous Big 4 or large CPA firm experience

  • Located in or willing to relocate to Detroit (other opportunities may also be available)

Attributes for Success

Good communication skills

Responsive to clients and teams

Organized and able to manage multiple projects simultaneously

Ability to develop your staff

Consultative/ think outside the box

Inquisitive and interested in continuing to develop skills'

Flexible

How you ll grow

At Deloitte, our professional development plan focuses on helping people at every level of their career to identify and use their strengths to do their best work every day. From entry-level employees to senior leaders, we believe there s always room to learn. We offer opportunities to help sharpen skills in addition to hands-on experience in the global, fast-changing business world. From on-the-job learning experiences to formal development programs at Deloitte University, our professionals have a variety of opportunities to continue to grow throughout their career. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at https://zoomforth.com/s/deloitte/du#home

Benefits

At Deloitte, we know that great people make a great organization. We value our people and offer employees a broad range of benefits. Learn more about what working at Deloitte can mean for you. at http://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/careers/articles/life-at-deloitte-benefits-and-rewards.html

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