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Job Title:  Income Tax Accountant II
Location:  Oakbrook Terrace, IL, US

Income Tax Accountant II


Position Overview:

The Income Tax Accountant is primarily responsible for preparing work papers and returns for Redbox Automated Retail, LLC and the consolidated group.  He/she will be responsible for preparing the tax provision for financial reporting and calculating estimated taxes.  This position reports to the Senior Income Tax Manager.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare tax returns for federal, Redbox and consolidated parent companies
  • Organize and maintain return work papers, including: calculating book-tax differences and supporting schedules
  • Calculate federal estimates and extensions and assist with cash tax forecasting for current and future years
  • Assist in the preparation of quarterly and annual income tax provisions and related financial statement disclosures in accordance with ASC 740
  • Maintain and communicate necessary updates for fixed assets including tax depreciation schedules and calculations and support to indirect tax stakeholders
  • Assist with preparation of state and local income/franchise tax returns, work papers, and estimates and extensions
  • Monitor changes in tax rates and legislation, update management and team about discovered modifications and initiate alterations to comply with authoritative requirements
  • Research new and ongoing issues using online tax research tools and conclude on accurate application of federal and state law.  Communicate research findings either orally or in writing.
  • Compile and prepare information and supporting documentation in response to notices and audits
  • Maintain notice activity relative to incoming notices and active notice balances
  • Collaborate with members within tax department and with professionals across the business
  • Other duties and special projects as assigned


Education & Experience:

  • Minimum 2 – 4 years of federal income tax experience; multi-state income/franchise tax experience a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting or related field
  • CPA, Corptax (Tax compliance software) and OneSource (Provision) and FAS experience, a plus


Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Intermediate Microsoft Excel skills
  • Proficient in Word, experience with Microsoft Dynamics (or other general ledger systems) a plus
  • Must be detail oriented. Able to organize, problem-solve, and execute multiple tasks and priorities
  • Excellent organizational, interpersonal and communication skills
  • Ability to work under tight reporting deadlines as a team player and independently

Redbox® is always on the lookout for innovative thinkers. If you like solving problems in new ways, if you’re passionate about ideas that become businesses and you want to be part of a team that values you for everything you are, check us out. You’ll find a diverse, dynamic and welcoming work environment full of exciting challenges and endless opportunity.

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Posting Notes: || United States || Illinois || Oakbrook Terrace ||  ||


Nearest Major Market: Chicago

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