Corporate Tax Assistant – Tax Division (Graduate)

Job Title: Corporate Tax Assistant – Tax Division (Graduate)
Contract Type: Graduate
Location: London
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Reference: N/A
Contact Name: Megan Casey
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 15, 2018 14:40

Job Description

Tax Division                          

The Division provides VAT, Corporate Tax and Personal Tax compliance and consultancy services to a wide range of clients and prides itself on the quality of service, high degree of professionalism and personal approach that is offered to each and every client.

What skills will you need to be effective in this role?


To manage a portfolio of clients, providing compliance and consultancy advice; responsibilities might include the following:

  • Liaising with clients, usually by phone
  • Handling client queries (in conjunction with the Tax Manager/Supervisor) 

·   Completing corporation tax returns for clients

  • Calculating tax provisions in client’s accounts - this will involve working closely with the audit divisions
  • You may be expected to visit client premises and complete draft computations on site
  • Assisting with the completion of calculations for the tax provision in the accounts
  • Ensuring clients achieve corporate tax compliance, which will involve completing tax returns, completing tax computations and submitting them to the HMRC
  • Corresponding with HMRC with regard to making payments of tax and dealing with enquiries from HMRC
  • The successful candidate will maintain the Alpha Tax System software that the firm uses for completing corporate tax returns.  This will involve updating the system and maintaining accurate records for reports
  • In time, the successful candidate will become involved with complex compliance issues and consultancy projects