JOB REQUIREMENTS: Prepare tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Employee will meet with clients and prepare personal and small business income tax returns. We will hire a preparer with basic tax preparations experience (for easier returns). However, we are also seeking preparer's with broad tax knowledge for small businesses and rental property. If you've worked with other tax and/or accounting firms or if you have worked with the VITA or the AARP program please apply!! Answer questions and provide future tax planning to clients. Calculate form preparation fees according to return complexity and processing time required. Check data input or verify totals on forms prepared by others to detect errors in arithmetic, data entry, or procedures. Compute taxes refunds or balanced due, using adding machines or personal computers, and complete entries on forms, following tax form instructions and tax tables. Consult tax law handbooks or bulletins to determine procedures for preparation of atypical returns. Explain federal and state tax laws to individuals and companies. Furnish taxpayers with sufficient information and advice to ensure correct tax form completion. Interview clients to obtain additional information on taxable income and deductible expenses and allowances. Prepare or assist in preparing simple to complex tax returns for individuals or small businesses. Review financial records such as income statements and documentation of expenditures to determine forms needed to prepare tax returns. Use all appropriate adjustments, deductions, and credits to keep clients' taxes to a minimum. ***** OTHER EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS: Prior experience preparing tax returns for people other than yourself IS REQUIRED as you will be working directly with clients. If applying for this position with a valid PTIN and you are not a Registered Tax Return Preparer, you will be asked a series of tax related questions during your interview to determine your tax knowledge. We would prefer a candidate that has the ability to come back year after year. ***** APPLICATION INSTRUCTIONS: Fax a Rsum: 608-783-2500 E-Mail a Rsum: Mail a Rsum: 412 2nd Avenue South Onalaska, WI 54650 Apply In Person: Drop off a resume or stop in to fill out an application