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Tax Manager/CPA

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Johnson, Mizelle, Straub & Murphy, LLP
Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, United States (on-site)
30+ days ago


Johnson, Mizelle, Straub & Murphy, LLP - Certified Public Accountants is a leading accounting firm on the Outer Banks (Kitty Hawk, NC). The firm was established in 1973; it is the oldest in Dare County and has grown steadily and rapidly using advanced technology to service our continuously growing clientele.

Our firm is looking for an experienced CPA to join our growing team as a Tax Manager. In this position, the ideal candidate will lead and be responsible for reviewing and preparing complex tax returns for clients to ensure accuracy and compliance with all relevant Internal Revenue Service (IRS) regulations. Clients may also need you to research and examine other tax documentation for planning purposes. Our ideal candidate has a bachelor’s degree in accounting, an active Certified Public Accountant (CPA) license, and at least five years of experience in public accounting.

Responsibilities include:

  • Review and prepare complex tax returns, including multi-state returns for Individuals, Estates and Trusts, Partnerships, and S and C Corporations.
  • Build relationships and interact with clients to provide excellent planning, consulting, and expertise.
  • Identify and mitigate tax risks.
  • Respond to inquiries from the IRS, state, and other tax authorities.
  • Supervise multiple engagements simultaneously.
  • Perform technical research.
  • Train staff members.
  • Other duties as required.

Requirements and Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Masters in Taxation preferred.
  • CPA certification.
  • 5+ years of recent experience in tax with a public accounting firm.
  • Familiarity with IRS regulations.
  • Strong leadership and personnel management skills
  • Ability to work additional hours around deadlines
  • Software knowledge: Intuit and Lacerte/ProSeries are a plus
  • Desire to continue to grow with the firm.
  • Positive attitude


  • Competitive Compensation
  • Health Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Plan
  • Paid holidays, vacation, and sick
  • Incentive Bonus Plan

Please submit your cover letter and resume to

Job Information

  • Job ID: 65174430
  • Workplace Type: On-Site
  • Location:
    Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, United States
  • Company Name For Job: Johnson, Mizelle, Straub & Murphy, LLP
  • Position Title: Tax Manager/CPA

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