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Tax Assistant

Location: EASTBOURNE, EAST SUSSEX, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 20,000-30,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Accountancy Job Type: Permanent
Shift Type: N/A Applications: 1
Posted: 2 months ago Reference: X3-451845

Our client is a prominent accountancy firm with a highly-respected Private Client Tax offering. Their award-winning team has significant expertise in advising HNW individuals, trusts and estates. They are now looking to make a strategic hire, with the appointment of a Trusts & Tax Assistant.


You will be reporting into the Partner and Client Manager, assisting with all aspects of trust and estate administration and tax compliance, to include;

- Drafting trust and estate accounts to include cash analysis and investments schedules.

- Assisting the Client Manager with everyday trust and estate administration, including responsibility for maintaining trust and estat clients' reporting via the Trust Registration Service.

- Drafting trust and estate tax returns

- Preparing inheritance tax computations for trust 10 year exit charges

- Drafting personal tax returns

- Liaising with clients and HM Revenue & Customs


Skills required

- Previous experience working within trusts and estates and dealing with self-assessment tax returns

- Excellent attention to detail

- Professional qualification, such as STEP Diploma or Certificate, AAT or ATT.

- Experience of accounts preparation in an accountancy practice would be beneficial.

- Able to work using own initiative and keep to deadlines.

- Current working knowledge of MS Office.

- Willingness to develop technical knowledge by way of in-house training, external courses and STEP Diploma.


If you are interested in this opportunity, please apply below.

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