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Lead Tax Accountant



Accounting & Finance
Dallas, TX, USA
Posted on Friday, April 28, 2023

Dallas, Texas

Dallas, Texas


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Job Overview

At AT&T, we’re connecting the world through the latest tech, top-of-the-line communications and the best in entertainment. Innovation powers all that we do, and our groundbreaking solutions deliver compelling communication and entertainment experiences to millions of customers worldwide. As part of our team, your next big idea could be our newest innovation. Here’s your opportunity to combine your passions for entertainment, media and technology to transform our company and your career.

Overall Purpose: Collaborates with an internal and external team to analyze and interpret existing law and upcoming tax legislation (primarily federal, but also state, local and foreign) to advise to the tax implications of specific transactions as well as identify opportunities to minimize the organizations legal tax liabilities.

Key Roles and Responsibilities:

  • Conducts tax research to advise clients and management of the tax implications of transactions.
  • Works with others to provides internal client support to Corporate Development on M&A transactions, Treasury on financing transactions, Corporate Real estate on real estate transactions, and various network and fixed asset teams on network transactions.
  • Develop a deep understanding of AT&T’s legal entity structure, accounting, and business operations to recommend restructuring or changes in tax accounting methods that will reduce cash income tax or reduce tax expense.
  • Documents income tax positions for other groups within the tax department on a timely basis. Provides support of how to report positions on tax returns.
  • Manage large and complex projects involving multiple stakeholders and drive those projects to completion.

Education: Bachelor’s and advanced degree preferred.

Experience: Typically requires 5-7 years of experience.

Supervisory: No.

Our Lead Tax Accountants earn between $94,300 - $141,500 yearly. Not to mention all the other amazing rewards that working at AT&T offers. From health insurance to tuition reimbursement and paid time off to discounts on products and services just to name a few. There is a lot to be excited about around here. Individual starting salary within this range may depend on geography, experience, expertise, and education/training.

Job ID 2310232 Date posted 03/29/2023


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