Personal Tax Preparer, Canadian Tax (Seasonal)


We are a mid-sized firm, located in downtown Victoria and recognized for our expertise in estates and trusts, corporate tax and accounting and U.S. personal tax. Our team is committed to excellence, built upon years of advanced training and technical experience.

The Role: we are looking for a Canadian Personal Tax Preparer to join our growing team for this upcoming 2022 tax season.  The ideal candidate will have at least 3 years of experience in a tax preparation role. There is the potential for this position to be a reoccurring, seasonal role.

 If you're the one we're looking for, you have lots of experience in:

  • Preparation of Intermediate level T1 Personal Canadian tax returns (self-employment, rental income, investments etc.)
  • Organizing and compiling client information and preparing logical working paper support
  • Preparation and filing of GST returns
  • Navigating CRA Represent a client web portal
  • Using tax preparation software effectively (CCH Tax prep preferred)
  • Various software programs – proficiency in excel, PDF editing etc.

Bonus Experience:

  • Preparation of complex T1 Personal Canadian tax returns
  • Preparation of T2 Corporate tax returns
  • Preparation of T4/T5 tax returns
  • Preparation of Trust tax returns
  • Preparation of US personal tax returns

We're sure to really like you if you:

  • Are a problem solver at heart – you love reconciling and balancing!
  • Use your time efficiently – you know when to push through to solve a problem on your own or when it’s time to stop and ask questions
  • Prepare easy to follow and well-organized working paper files
  • Think logically and have an analytical mindset
  • Are a keen team player who can work effectively with other staff at various levels
  • Are adaptable to new technologies
  • Can keep a brave face in the midst of tax season

If this sounds like you, and you'd love the opportunity to work with a group of surprisingly fun people, considering they're all accountants, please submit a resume and cover letter, with attention to Toby .

Compensation is based on experience, and while we love the attention, only qualified candidates will be contacted.  

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