Review, advise and oversee the application of city/county/state/federal and international tax regulations to ensure company compliance with governmental tax regulations.
Advise, review and ensure the completion of the separate/combined/consolidated tax returns, tax provisions, estimated tax payments, cash tax forecasts, and extensions for all FedEx companies.
Create, review, and advise on detailed documentation to support tax positions
Analyze, interpret and review data to form conclusions regarding statutory incentive tax credit opportunities for all FedEx companies.
Advise on, review and maintain point of sales tax system including, but not limited to determining and updating custom tax rates.
Evaluate, design and implement tax process improvements under the supervision of the Executive Advisor or Tax Manager to streamline and rationalize manually intensive tax processes by utilizing integrated financial, operational, and information systems.
Review, analyze and interpret information from diverse sources to form tax positions for multiple FedEx companies.
Create, review and advise on detailed documentation and findings in support of tax filings.
Consult with management on tax issues and provides tax recommendations
Oversee and ensure adherence to department policies regarding managing, updating, and ensuring tax work is in compliance with required SOX control objectives.
Review and advise on tax footnotes including consolidated schedules that go into the footnote.
Tax Research/Special Projects
Utilize academia knowledge and communication skills to execute FedEx Tax protocols in accordance with governmental regulations including but not limited to the Internal Revenue Service, state, and local jurisdictions
Evaluate, review and communicate detailed research documentation supporting tax planning/compliance conclusions
Analyze, interpret and review tax regulations for tax impact to all FedEx companies
Evaluate, document conclusions, and communicate to management tax impact for various tax special projects
Represent all FedEx companies in Tax Audits including federal/state/local and international tax issues
Analyze, review and interpret information to complete Information Document Requests for federal/state/local and international tax audits
Develop and review detailed documentation supporting tax requests
Prepare/review memorandums documenting tax conclusions and communicate to management
Review and evaluate tax legislation and legislative changes.
Form conclusions related to tax legislation and communicate the tax impact to management.
Interpret tax legislation to ensure appropriate application for tax reporting purposes.
Create/review detailed documentation/calculations supporting tax impact of legislative changes
Assist in management coordination of the Tax internship and mentoring programs.
Assist, as needed, with training, learning and development function for the Tax organization.
Assist with vendor management
Other duties as assigned
Skills / Knowledge/ Experience Considered a Plus:
Extensive experience in Property Accounting
Aircraft Accounting experience
Adept at budgeting, financial reporting and forecasting
Exceptional data analysis and negotiation skills
Experience managing vendor relationships and timelines
Excellent organizational and analytical skills
Strong interpersonal and communication skills
Domicile / Relocation Information:
This position will be domiciled in Memphis, Tennessee. Relocation assistance may be available based on business needs.
Application Instructions / Deadline:
To apply for this position, upload current copy of Resume and complete job screening questionnaire by close of business (5:00 PM CST) on September 21, 2020.
Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business administration, economics or related discipline.
Five (5) years directly related tax experience in public accounting or corporate tax department.
Strong human relations, analytical, communications and research skills.
Employer will assist with relocation costs.
Internal Number: RC260721
About FedEx Services
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