Tax Controversy Senior Consultant

Multiple Locations: Asheville, North Carolina, United States • Tysons, Virginia, United States • Charlotte, North Carolina, United States • Charleston, South Carolina, United States • Greenville, South Carolina, United States


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Requisition Number: 2022-9594

Position Title:

External Description: Responsibilities

  • Work in and participate in the build-out of a growing Tax Controversy and Procedure practice.
  • Prepare federal interest and/or complex, multi-year federal tax computations for varying purposes including global interest netting studies and refund claims.
  • Represent clients before the IRS to resolve federal interest computations, federal tax computations, and/or IRS account related matters.
  • Participate in Knowledge Share on controversary matters within the Firm and externally.


  • Minimum of 4 years of work experience in federal interest computation and/or complex, multi-year federal tax computation experience.
  • CPA, licensed attorney, enrolled agent, or in the process of obtaining.
  • Experience with DMI (Decision Modeling Inc.) Interest and Penalty software or comparable interest netting software.
  • Thorough knowledge of interest rules, regulations, revenue procedures and ruling, and other guidelines with the ability to research, analyze and determine complex interest situations.
  • Excellent collaboration and negotiation skills required.
  • Self-starter with effective communication and time management skills required to make progress on multiple projects simultaneously.
  • Ability to collaborate as a team and strive for personal efficacy and professionalism to provide outstanding client service.



Community / Marketing Title: Tax Controversy Senior Consultant