Our Montreal office is looking for a Senior Accountant to join the Canadian Tax team and own the following responsibilities: Deal with tax authorities on tax audits and appeals. Develop and implement strategies for clients to capitalize on business opportunities. Identify and document tax filing positions including risk analysis. Prepare and review of personal, corporate and trust income tax returns along with other tax information forms. Research tax issues and prepare memorandum or client letters, including writing report/letter at the appropriate level for the intended audience. Research tax issues and document this research in tax memos or client letters.
How do we define success for your role? You demonstrate BDO's core values through all aspect of your work: Integrity, Respect and Collaboration You understand your client’s industry, challenges, and opportunities; clients describe you as positive, professional, and delivering high quality work You identify, recommend, and are focused on effective service delivery to your clients You share in an inclusive and engaging work environment that develops, retains & attracts talent You actively participate in the adoption of digital tools and strategies to drive an innovative workplace You grow your expertise through learning and professional development.
Y our experience and education You have completed or nearing completion of your CPA designation. You have recently completed the CPA in-depth tax course or nearing completion. You have a minimum of two years' experience in public accounting with a specialization in tax for a minimum of three years. You have extensive understanding of relevant tax legislation, corporate, personal and trust tax compliance and planning. You have excellent verbal and written communication skills in both French and English. You display strong problem solving, analytical, and communication skills.
Our firm is committed to providing an environment where you can be successful in the following ways: We enable you to engage with the firm's strategic plan, and be a key contributor to the success and growth of the firm. We help you be the best professional you can be in our services, industries and markets. Achieve your personal goals outside of the office and make an impact on your community.
Giving back, it adds up: Where company meets community. BDO is actively involved in our communities by supporting local charity initiatives. We support staff with local and national events where you will be given the opportunity to contribute to your community.
Total rewards that matter : We pay for performance with competitive total cash compensation that recognizes and rewards your contribution. We provide flexible benefits from day one, and a market leading personal time off policy. We are committed to supporting your overall wellness beyond working hours, and provide reimbursement for wellness initiatives that fit your lifestyle.
Everyone counts: We believe every employee should have the opportunity to participate and succeed. Through leadership by our Chief Inclusion and Diversity Officer, we are committed to a workplace culture of respect, inclusion, and diversity. We recognize and celebrate the valuable differences among each of us, including race, religious beliefs, physical or mental disabilities, age, place of origin, marital status, family status, gender or gender identity and sexual orientation.