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Become A Tax Manager

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Working As A Tax Manager

  • Interacting With Computers
  • Communicating with Supervisors, Peers, or Subordinates
  • Guiding, Directing, and Motivating Subordinates
  • Coaching and Developing Others
  • Establishing and Maintaining Interpersonal Relationships
  • Deal with People

  • Unpleasant/Angry People

  • Mostly Sitting

  • Make Decisions

  • $106,250

    Average Salary

What Does A Tax Manager Do

A Tax Manager is responsible for managing tax reporting and compliance within an organization. They provide innovative tax planning and prepare state and federal tax returns for companies.

How To Become A Tax Manager

Financial managers typically have a bachelor’s degree and 5 years or more of experience in another business or financial occupation, such as an accountant, securities sales agent, or financial analyst.

Education

A bachelor's degree in finance, accounting, economics, or business administration is often the minimum education needed for financial managers. However, many employers now seek candidates with a master’s degree, preferably in business administration, finance, or economics. These academic programs help students develop analytical skills and learn financial analysis methods and software.

Licenses, Certifications, and Registrations

Professional certification is not required, but some financial managers still get it to demonstrate a level of competence. The CFA Institute confers the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) certification to investment professionals who have at least a bachelor’s degree, 4 years of work experience, and pass three exams. The Association for Financial Professionals confers the Certified Treasury Professional credential to those who pass an exam and have a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience.

Work Experience in a Related Occupation

Financial managers usually have experience in another business or financial occupation. For example, they may have worked as a loan officer, accountant, securities sales agent, or financial analyst. 

In some cases, companies provide formal management training programs to help prepare highly motivated and skilled financial workers to become financial managers.

Important Qualities

Analytical skills. Financial managers increasingly are assisting executives in making decisions that affect their organization, a task which requires analytical ability.

Communication skills. Excellent communication skills are essential because financial managers must explain and justify complex financial transactions.

Detail oriented. In preparing and analyzing reports such as balance sheets and income statements, financial managers must be precise and attentive to their work in order to avoid errors.

Math skills. Financial managers must be skilled in math, including algebra. An understanding of international finance and complex financial documents also is important.

Organizational skills. Financial managers deal with a range of information and documents and so they must stay organized to do their jobs effectively.

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50 Tax Manager jobs

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Front of House Mgr (Hospitality Mgr)-Ashburn

$30,340 Estimated

Gecko Hospitality
Ashburn, VA
Kitchen Manager & Manager

$36,980 Estimated

Gecko Hospitality
Ashburn, VA
Culinary Manager Kitchen Manager

$36,980 Estimated

Goodwin Recruiting
Ashburn, VA
Restaurant Manager

$45,005 Estimated

Taco Bell
Ashburn, VA
Assistant Manager

$46,779 Estimated

Pizza Hut
Ashburn, VA
Shift Manager

$58,810 Estimated

Pizza Hut
Ashburn, VA
Hourly Assistant Manager

$46,779 Estimated

Goodwin Recruiting
Ashburn, VA
Restaurant Manager - High Energy

$45,005 Estimated

Erickson Living
Ashburn, VA
Assistant General Manager

$61,689 Estimated

Bar Louie
Ashburn, VA
Front of House Manager

$30,340 Estimated

Dominos
Ashburn, VA
Assistant Manager(04399) - 43300 Southern Walk Plaza Suite 112

$46,779 Estimated

KFC
Ashburn, VA
KFC Assistant Restaurant Manager

$36,980 Estimated

Erickson Living
Ashburn, VA
Assistant General Manager

$61,689 Estimated

PwC
Washington, DC
National M&A Partnership Tax Modeling Manager

$114,250 Estimated

Ryan & Wetmore P.C.
Frederick, MD
Accounting Tax Manager

$93,391 Estimated

NRI
Rockville, MD
Tax Manger

$93,391 Estimated

Green Key Resources
Reston, VA
Tax Manager at Public Accounting Firm in Reston, Virginia, United States $90K-$110K

$106,250 Estimated

Green Key Resources
McLean, VA
Tax Manager at Public Accounting Firm in McLean, Virginia, United States $100K-$140K

$110,025 Estimated

Green Key Resources
McLean, VA
Tax Manager at Media Agency in McLean, Virginia, United States $90K-$110K

$110,025 Estimated

Green Key Resources
McLean, VA
Tax Manager at Media Firm in McLean, Virginia, United States $100K-$100K

$110,025 Estimated

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Real Tax Manager Salaries

Job Title Company Location Start Date Salary
International Tax Manager DSM Services USA, Inc. Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ Oct 01, 2015 $212,179
International Tax Manager DSM Services USA Inc. Parsippany-Troy Hills, NJ Feb 17, 2016 $206,500
Tax Manager Pricewaterhousecoopers Philadelphia, PA Aug 26, 2016 $189,155
TAS Manager- Transaction Tax-M&A Ernst & Young U.S. LLP San Jose, CA Jan 07, 2015 $180,000
Tax Manager Ernst & Young U.S. LLP New York, NY Dec 20, 2016 $174,603
Tax Manager Ernst & Young U.S. LLP New York, NY May 07, 2016 $174,000
Tax Manager Ernst & Young U.S. LLP McLean, VA Jun 30, 2016 $166,900
Tax Manager (TAX Management Consulting) Deloitte Tax LLP San Jose, CA Jun 28, 2016 $166,379 -
$169,379
Tax Manager Pricewaterhousecoopers LLP Philadelphia, PA May 10, 2015 $165,500
Tax Manager Ernst & Young U.S. LLP McLean, VA Jan 25, 2015 $162,000
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Top Skills for A Tax Manager

TaxComplianceIncomeTaxReturnsFinancialStatementsPartnershipTaxReturnsTaxProvisionTaxPlanningPropertyTaxReturnsIRSTaxIssuesPayrollTaxSalesTaxReturnsTaxDepartmentRealEstateStateIncomeTaxResearchFASTaxLawsLocalTaxTaxPreparationTaxFunction

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Top Tax Manager Skills

  1. Tax Compliance
  2. Income Tax Returns
  3. Financial Statements
You can check out examples of real life uses of top skills on resumes here:
  • Developed a tax compliance process to integrate a paperless environment from data collection to tax return delivery.
  • Prepared state income tax returns for 35 states, including unitary states.
  • Performed regular periodic budget to actual analyses in conjunction with client financial statements.
  • Provided training, feedback and support for staff accountants preparing individual, corporate, and partnership tax returns
  • Calculate monthly income tax provisions, file extensions, file/pay tax estimates and compute annual/semi - annual budgets.

Top Tax Manager Employers

What Kind Of Companies Hire a Tax Manager

  1. Deloitte Consulting
  2. Verizon Wireless
  3. KPMG
  4. Pricewaterhousecoopers
  5. CNH
  6. Liberty Tax Service
  7. PNC Bank
  8. Ernst & Young
  9. PFS Web
  10. ISS Facility Services
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