Understanding the impact of existing tax laws is hard enough. New legislation, judicial decisions and administrative authority compound the challenges. RSM Canada is looking for a Manager or Senior Manager to join our growing National Tax Office. The successful candidate will be interested in exploring the intersection of Canadian income tax legislation and practical application. In this position, you will play a critical role in advising clients and RSM client engagement teams on complex issues across a wide range of tax specialty practice areas.
Specific responsibilities will include:
•Work as a part of a growing National Tax practice supporting both our firm personnel and clients
•Produce and communicate thought leadership on the latest technical topics in Canadian income tax including researching and drafting detailed tax articles and memoranda.
•Work with other specialty groups on technical matters such as corporate taxation, partnerships, international tax, mergers and acquisitions
•Advising clients on tax controversy matters, including the tax audit and/or appeals process and strategy
•Internal and external presentations on thought leadership and other Canadian income tax developments
•Identify and develop high value tax opportunities for our clients
•Draft and review tax opinion memorandums
•Planning, managing and executing on advice engagements
•Develop, motivate, and train team members
•Participate in firm trainings
•CA or JD/ LLM Degree or equivalent degree
•Excellent written and verbal communication skills
•Strong research and writing skills
• 5-8 years of relevant tax experience with a public accounting firm, corporate tax department, or law firm.
•Knowledge of a broad range of Canadian corporate income tax matters in various industries
•Experience leading and managing tax disputes
•Ability to handle multiple tasks and engagements simultaneously