Tax Professional - Experienced

H&R Block
New Haven
Oct 09, 2016
Nov 06, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time
Job Description:

Seeking experienced seasonal Tax Preparers who want to build their book of business and advance their tax knowledge to join our network of professionals, serving clients with diverse tax needs. We offer competitive pay, incentive pay opportunity, flexible schedules, and advanced tax training and certification. H&R Block is the industry's largest consumer tax services provider?? and we have been focused on client service for over 60 years. Apply today using any device at > Tax Office Jobs Tax Professional duties include: Conducting face-to-face tax interviews with clients, preparing complete and accurate tax returns, generating business growth, increasing client retention, and offering additional products and services, providing IRS audit support, mentoring and supporting teammates. Minimum Qualifications Required Skills & Experience:High School Diploma or equivalentExperience in accounting, finance, bookkeeping or tax Experience completing individual returnsTax planning and audit support.Ability to effectively communicate in person and in writing.Experience working in a fast-paced environment.Successful completion of the H&R Block Tax Knowledge Assessment or equivalent.Must complete 18-hour continuing education requirement and meet all other IRS and applicable state requirements. H&R Block offers a Tax Training School for our Associates. Preferred Skills & Experience:Bachelor's degree in Accounting or related field, CPA or Enrolled Agent certificationExperience completing complex returns (individual, trust, partnership)5+ years experience in accounting, finance, bookkeeping or tax.Sales and/or marketing experience. Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply! H&R Block is an equal opportunity employer.

Company Description:

H&R Block, founded in 1955, has become one of the most recognized and iconic brands in the consumer landscape, reinforcing its leadership position as the trusted source for tax-based knowledge and tax preparation services.

H&R Block, Inc. (NYSE: HRB) is the world's largest consumer tax services provider. More than 600 million tax returns have been prepared worldwide by and through H&R Block since 1955. The company has grown from a single retail office in Kansas City to a global enterprise with established operations in Canada and Australia, as well as recent entries into Brazil and India. In fiscal 2013, H&R Block had annual revenues of $2.9 billion with 25.4 million tax returns prepared worldwide. Tax return preparation services are provided in company-owned and franchise retail tax offices by approximately 80,000 professional tax preparers, and through H&R Block At HomeTM digital products. H&R Block Bank provides affordable banking products and services.

Today, H&R Block:
Prepares 1 in every 6 U. S. tax returns
Has a retail office within 5 miles of most U.S. taxpayers
Files 1 in every 5 earned Income Tax Credits
Helped clients obtain more than $50 billion in tax refunds, credits and other government benefits in fiscal 2012
Issued nearly 3 million Emerald Cards in fiscal 2012

A company of many firsts, H&R Block was the first retail tax preparation company to:
Introduce the franchise business model
Offer a national school for tax preparer training
Help introduce the electronic filing of tax returns
Add a digital tax solution to its retail services
Introduce a virtual tax preparation platform