Corporate Tax Senior

Cardiff Permanent
  • Provide an ambitious entrepreneurial approach to Tax advice.
  • Genuine prospects for long term career progression and development.

About Our Client

This very successful business and professional services firm of accountants has developed a strong reputation for delivering quality services, along with building strong relationships with its wide-ranging client bases, across varying industries and size of the client. This firm covers a wide range of Business solutions, across Accounting, Audit, Tax, Payroll, Corporate Finance and Restructuring & Insolvency. The firm offers a very supportive and team-focused environment, reflected by a low staff turnover and long-serving staff. A paperless, digitally-transformed firm that strongly believe in using technology to help their clients stay on top of their books and accounts.

Job Description

The key responsibilities for this Corporate Tax Senior position at a leading accountancy firm based in Cardiff are:

  • Work closely with key executives on creating more Tax advisory opportunities through existing clients;
  • To assist the client relationship managers/partners in tax technical areas to deliver tax advisories such as IHT planning, capital gains tax planning and exit planning to clients of the firm;
  • Reviewing technically complicated tax compliance work including corporation tax, personal tax, partnership tax and IHT returns;
  • To assist in procedural improvements to the tax compliance process (corporate and personal) and cascade down tax developments to the compliance team; and
  • To work closely with key colleagues and leaders across the business, and to provide a competitive and ambitious entrepreneurial approach to your work.

The Successful Applicant

In order for candidates to be successful when applying for this Corporate Tax Senior role at a leading accountancy firm in Cardiff, you must be:

  • At least 3 years of practice experience;
  • ATT qualified/working towards CTA;
  • Considerable and demonstrable experience of working within the partnership tax and/or private client tax field;
  • Demonstrable experience of building and growing tax advisory function with profitable returns;
  • Highly tax technical, with the ability to research answers to tax technical questions and able to analyse and interpret tax legislation;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills with an ability to easily present and convey complex issues to wide audiences;
  • Ambitious and with an entrepreneurial spirit which will capitalise on the firm's open style to new work streams and methods;
  • Tax compliance - ideally personal, partnership, trust and corporate but at least personal and partnership is essential;
  • Trust tax including trust tax returns, IHT estate calculations, IHT lifetime tax, IHT planning and succession planning;
  • Capital gains tax including knowledge of all capital gains tax reliefs such as Entrepreneurs relief, rollover relief and gift relief; and
  • Working knowledge of tax residency rules (but not the taxation of 'non-dom's') - A working knowledge of the more typical VAT issues, such as the applicable rates, partial exemption methodology and property transactions.

What's on Offer

Competitive salary;



Fantastic office location;

Well established, supportive team; and

Growth, autonomy, and a genuine opportunity to further your career.

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