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Boston, MA Newport, RI Providence, RI Waltham, MA

Experienced Tax Associate


KLR is one of the fastest growing accounting firms in New England. We are seeking a Tax Associate to join our Tax team. KLR is ranked as one of the top 100 accounting and business consulting firms in the United States. KLR operates four (4) offices in MA and RI and has more than 280 professionals.

Candidates applying for this position will be responsible for the following:

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and review federal, state and international tax returns
  • Create tax planning ideas and strategies for individuals, multi-state and multinational corporations and partnerships
  • Prepare and organizing tax files and prepare projections for year end tax strategies
  • Prepare financial reporting and tax preparation, including tax planning services for corporate and individual tax clients
  • Research complex tax and financial reporting issues
  • Respond to IRS and state tax notices

Other Duties:

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change from time to time with notice whenever possible, but not guaranteed.

Job Qualifications:

  • BS in Accounting
  • Master’s degree preferred
  • CPA or CPA track highly preferred
  • 1-2+ years prior experience in public or industry accounting
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite, include Excel, Word and Teams
  • Detail-oriented, fast learner
  • Works well on a team/team player
  • Strong work ethic and ability to operate in a fast paced environment

We are looking for a candidate to work full time. Normal hours are Monday through Friday 8:30 am to 5:30 pm with increased hours during our peak season: January through April and August through October. These periods require increasing normal weekly hours, which include weekends.


KLR offers a wide range of benefits including: health and dental insurance, paid time-off and a competitive retirement savings plan. We offer tuition assistance, in-house education programs and offer employees opportunities for community involvement.

Come join a firm who has recently been recognized for 17 years as the “Best Place to Work” by the Providence Business Journal and voted as a Top 100 Firm in the country by Accounting Today!

KLR is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, genetic information, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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