Tax Senior


A Reputable Company

Job Summary

Perform duties of a Tax Senior

  • Minimum Qualification: Degree
  • Experience Level: Mid level
  • Experience Length: 3 years

Job Description

A Reputable Company seeks the services of a Tax Senior

Job Title: Tax Senior

Job Location: Accra, Greater Accra

Job Description

  • Assist with tax planning opportunity identification
  • Assist with tax planning for clients
  • Participate in tax engagement planning
  • Research and analyze a wide range of tax issues encountered on engagements
  • Provide tax research and analysis for clients
  • Keep up-to-date on current tax practices and technical issues 
  • Develop a working knowledge of the client's business and tax systems
  • Work to meet client deadlines, and contribute to the successful completion of projects
  • Preparation of client’s tax computations for each year of assessment based on its financial statements
  • Preparation and filing of provisional income tax assessments
  • Submission of appeals and applications for tax payment schedule as necessary
  • Raising of prompt notices of objection to tax decisions by the GRA
  • Advise directors and senior management personnel of clients concerning their personal taxation affairs
  • Provide general information and advice on tax developments, which may affect clients’ operation including issuing timely tax alerts
  • Assist in advising clients on the tax implications of Board decisions
  • Provide full range of taxation consultancy services when requested by clients, on any specific problems, or transactions
  • Apply and obtain employment tax reliefs for the company’s staff
  • Preparing tax planning schemes for our clients
  • Offer expert guidance relating to the various tax implications of the company budget
  • Assist with highlighting the tax consequences of changes in the company’s business activities
  • Assist with responding to findings relating to tax audits and investigations
  • Assist with tax debt negotiations
  • Assisting in obtaining Tax Clearance Certificates for various purposes for clients
  • Periodic tax reviews in respect of all the tax types and providing recommendations
  • Applying and obtaining tax refunds for clients
  • Performing tax audits and investigations on behalf of the Ghana Revenue Authority
  • Carry out instructions issued by the tax lead
  • Support the tax lead in executing the tax function of the firm efficiently and effectively
  • Perform any other function as may be determined by the firm

Qualification and Requirements

  • Minimum of a BSc in Accounting or Business Administration
  • Must be a Chartered Accountant (Preferably, a member of ICA Ghana) 
  • At least Two (2) to three (3) years’ experience in accounting and tax practice
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook) 

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