JOB SUMMARY: This position is responsible for the review and analysis of
financial data for compliance with tax regulations and preparation of business
tax filings. The position is also responsible for the development/maintenance
of a corporate tax compliance program and is the Company's primary contact
with various state and local tax authorities.
REPORTS TO: Accounting Supervisor - Tax & Credit
*Identify compliance (registration) requirements of various jurisdictions
domestically and internationally and coordinate registration as needed,
communicating accordingly with Company’s international locations.
*Prepare monthly/quarterly/annual schedules and returns for all business
requirements and taxing entities, including, but not limited to, sales & use,
franchise, property and income taxes, as well as unclaimed property and
census reporting, while working closely with external CPA firm(s).
*Research current and changing domestic and international regulations/laws
to ensure compliance for all company property, sales/use, franchise and all
other business taxes.
*Coordinate in-house audits of invoicing and accounts payable transactions
for compliance with tax laws.
*Assist in completion of field audits by working directly with state auditors
to supply required documentation, explain Basler procedures, and defend
Company position on applicable tax issues.
*Review general ledger accounts pertaining to tax liability and accruals.
*Recommend new and/or changes to accounting policies and procedures.
*Plan and coordinate training to accounting staff and other Basler personnel
on sales/use tax issues.
*Responsible for fixed assets capitalization, disposal, depreciation, and annual audits
*Participation in month end & year end closing responsibilities as assigned for
domestic and international Company locations
*Responsible for various domestic & international general ledger accounting
activities & analysis.
*Act as utility backup for the credit & collections functions.
*Other projects/responsibilities as assigned.