Tax Services Associate | Kansas City

Location: Kansas City, Missouri, United States


Company Profile:

At FORVIS, your career is designed with a purpose. We want our team members to thrive professionally and feel the impact their work yields when serving clients, industries, and local communities. This starts by empowering team members to design a career journey that leverages their skills and fuels their passions.

Creating a best-in-class employee experience is at the heart of our vision for the future. With several industry focus areas, multiple service lines, and locations in five geographical regions across the country to choose from, the opportunities for your career are without limit.


FORVIS is a Top-10 professional services firm providing assurance, tax, and advisory services, driven by our commitment to using our forward vision to provide rewarding career opportunities and deliver unmatched client experiences. Learn more at

Design your career with purpose at FORVIS. For more information about our firm locations, visit FORVIS, LLP is an equal opportunity/affirmative action employer. Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard to age, race, color, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, religion, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, or other protected classifications.

It is FORVIS's standard policy not to accept unsolicited referrals or resumes from any source other than directly from candidates.

• FORVIS expressly reserves the right not to consider unsolicited referrals and/or resumes from vendors including and without limitation, search firms, staffing agencies, fee-based referral services, and recruiting agencies.
• FORVIS further reserves the right not to pay a fee to a recruiter or agency unless such recruiter or agency has a signed vendor agreement with FORVIS.
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Requisition Number: 2225299

Position Title:

External Description: Description & Requirements

As a Tax Services Associate at FORVIS, you will gain valuable experience and use your critical thinking abilities to help clients solve problems and apply your social skills to build rewarding business relationships. You will have the opportunity to work with clients from a variety of industries as you develop your technical skills and strengthen the foundation on which you will build your career. You will also work alongside our senior staff and management personnel, learning from their experience as you develop your skillset.

How you will contribute:

  • Preparing and reviewing tax returns
  • Planning and researching tax issues
  • Managing client relationships and providing ultra-responsive client service
  • Identifying opportunities to serve clients through other FORVIS services
  • Assisting with the development and supervision of other tax personnel

We are looking for people who have Forward Vision and:
  • Ability to multi-task while maintaining quality control consciousness and a sharp eye for detail in a high-pressure, deadline-driven environment
  • Self-motivation and commitment to work on tight deadlines while quickly adjusting to changing expectations and requirements
  • Resourcefulness with a high level of professionalism and accuracy
  • Ability to be a proactive self-starter who is an enthusiastic team player and customer service-focused

Minimum Qualifications:
  • A bachelor's degree in accounting or a related field preferred
  • 2 years or more of professional experience in public accounting or a combination of public accounting (tax) and/or industry
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite
  • In-depth knowledge of current tax laws and regulations

Preferred Qualifications:
  • Previous experience or internships in a public accounting firm performing tax work
  • Proficiency in tax provision analysis

City: Kansas City

State: Missouri

Community / Marketing Title: Tax Services Associate | Kansas City

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