Deloitte Tax Consultant Intern - JD, San Jose (Summer 2020) in San Jose, California
We re looking for highly-motivated, out-of-the-box thinkers to join our tax consulting team. If you enjoy a challenge and thrive in a fast-pace environment, then you may be the right fit for our tax internship program. During the internship, you ll gain first-hand knowledge of the day-to-day responsibilities that come with this exciting and rewarding career. You ll receive mentorship and guidance from our tax professionals and have the opportunity to help develop solutions to complex tax issues through research, use of cutting edge technology, and consultation with other team members.
Work you ll do
As a Deloitte Tax intern, you ll work with diverse and talented teams to help clients analyze the tax effect of complex decisions, reduce overall tax rates, and pursue performance objectives. You will collaborate daily with our tax team to perform research and analysis, and utilize your consultative skills to turn findings into actionable solutions. During your internship you ll interact with the tax and finance department for multiple clients, gather data for tax return preparation, and assist with strategic tax planning including researching tax law and drafting technical memos.
At Deloitte, our tax consultants provide a full-range of tax services to clients. We help our clients combine tax data, processes, technology, and people in new ways to uncover valuable business insights and arrive at smarter solutions to business challenges. Our team members work collaboratively and apply their specialized knowledge and experience to help clients navigate past complex tax and financial reporting issues. We offer deep insights into their business practices and procedures and help them make more informed decisions to enhance their business efficiencies. Learn more about Deloitte Tax. at https://www2.deloitte.com/us/en/pages/tax/solutions/deloitte-tax-services.html
Currently pursuing a JD degree with an undergraduate degree
Strong academic track record (minimum GPA of 3.0)
Ability to prioritize tasks, work on multiple assignments, and manage assignments in a team environment
Relevant work experience (e.g. previous work experience, internships, summer positions)
Bar exam eligibility before beginning full-time employment
Up to 25% travel required
An undergraduate degree in accounting or taxation
How you ll grow
Throughout the course of the internship program, you ll receive formal and informal mentorship and training. Our Tax Intern training program provides a view both into the technical skills as well as critical professional behaviors, standards, and mindsets required to make the most of your internship. The program includes team-based hands-on exercises and activities. Beyond the formal training, you will work with talented professionals and have the chance to ask questions and gain valuable hands-on experience while working on client engagements. Interns will also be invited to participate in a Tax Internship Conference hosted during the summer at Deloitte University. Explore Deloitte University, The Leadership Center. at https://deloitte.zoomforth.com/du#home
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