Senior Tax Accountant
at Calibre CPA Group

Date Posted: 5/14/2019

Job Description

Tax Senior

A growing public accounting firm is seeking an experienced Tax Senior to work on multiple tax engagements, ensuring the delivery of quality tax services to firm clients. The ideal candidate for this position will have experience in tax matters of varying complexity, in a public accounting setting. Strong performance in this role will open opportunities for advancement; therefore, this position is ideal for developing and honing leadership and managerial skills.

 Our offices are located in downtown Bethesda, MD office.


  •  Prepare and review federal and state income taxes for firm clients, to include: individuals, partnerships, businesses, and exempt organizations.
  • Work closely with the audit engagement team and client personnel to address complex tax and accounting issues.
  • Enhance client relationships by demonstrating in-depth knowledge of client businesses and subject matter expertise in their accounting and tax needs.
  • Conduct an extensive tax research.
  • Prepare internal memoranda, written correspondence/guidance, and other documents.
  • Work with other tax team members to deliver high quality tax services to firm clients, taking ownership of both process and product.



  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance.
  • CPA Certification.
  • 3+ years of public accounting tax experience.
  • Working knowledge of Forms 990, 5500, 1040, 1120, 1065, 1041, etc.
  • Proficiency in paperless tax software (preferably ProSystem fx Tax) and CCH Engagement.
  • Direct involvement with client and audit staff.
  • Ability to work in a team environment with minimal supervision.
  • Excellent interpersonal, oral, and written communication skills.


About Us

Calibre is an established and growing public accounting firm with a 80-year history in the Washington, DC, New York City and Chicago markets. We are dedicated to providing the best possible working environment, including a commitment to the personal and professional growth of our employees. The firm offers a competitive benefits package, including health insurance coverage, 401(k) profit sharing plan, and a generous paid time off policy. It is our goal to cultivate our employees and give them every resources to develop and grow into a career at Calibre. Please visit our website at to learn more about our firm.


Job Snapshot

About Us

Create Your Future, With Us!

At Calibre CPA Group, we are more than just a place to work. We give our employees the resources and tools they need to effectively grow their careers. With offices in the Washington, D.C. and Chicago metro regions, we seek individuals who want to build successful, rewarding careers in accounting and advisory services. We look for leaders, high performers and skilled innovators who want to be a part of a family, better serve the community and nurture their career paths.


We offer a competitive salary and benefits package along with paid time-off to help keep our employees healthy, happy and motivated.

  • Medical, dental, disability, life insurance and discounted vision
  • Non-contributory defined contribution pension and an optional 401(k) plan
  • Tax-effective transit benefits program
  • Voluntary benefits such as accident coverage, supplementary short-term disability and dental coverage
  • Education reimbursement program
  • WIN (Women’s Initiative Network) open to all Calibre employees, provides programs for personal and professional development, mentorship and networking, and community service
  • CPA exam assistance program and paid time-off for test preparation
  • Paid AICPA membership as well as one state society membership
  • Generous amount of paid vacation days, in addition to the holidays, sick time and personal days
  • Optional Saturdays during busy season and a compressed work week during the summer

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