Tax Assistant

Job Title: Tax Assistant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Finchley, London
Salary: £23000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Reference: JN -022019-229448
Contact Name: Lydia Lahouasnia
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 04, 2019 17:36

Job Description

Would you like the opportunity to work for an established accountancy practice in North London? The company is looking for an eager individual (ideally immediately available) that has had 1-2 years experience in a practice. Offering a competitive salary and study support, this opportunity could be next steps to furthering your academic and professional career.

This role is a combination of Administrative and Tax/Accounting duties. You will be working under the supervision of the Senior Accountant and will be responsible for delivering a quality and compliant service to TFF's portfolio of clients.

Main Duties and Responsibilities

  • Review, Preparation and submission of personal Tax Returns.
  • (2) R&D - liaising with clients assisting with preparation of YE Accounts, schedules and reports.
  • Pre & Post Year End Tax planning - Assisting in the review of Accounts and tax positions and providing/recommending tax planning options.
  • Preparation and submission of Company Accounts and Tax Returns.
  • Assisting with HMRC tax investigations.
  • Business Restructures-Assisting in the various stages involved for these types of projects.
  • Inheritance Tax - Assist in reviewing the clients current IHT position and providing recommendations to reduce future tax liability.
  • EMI-Assisting with the creations of Share Reward Schemes.
  • Preparation of annual P11Ds and Director "minimum" salaries.
  • Liaising with HMRC- general payroll and tax queries.
  • Adhoc duties.

Qualifications and Skills

  • Minimum Level 3 AAT
  • Knowledge of personal and company taxes, including VAT and PAYE
  • keeping up to date with current legislation
  • Ability to organise, prioritise and monitor workload effectively
  • Ability to meet deadlines
  • Effective communication skills
  • Self motivated with a problem solving approach to work
  • Excellent attention to detail

Please do not hesitate to send a direct email/give me a call.