Tax Senior (Pass-Through Entities Tax)

The MFA Companies® (MFA) is seeking to add a Tax Senior to its growing Pass-Through Entities Tax Practice.

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  • Customer Service
    • Responsible for direct customer nurturing activities as assigned
    • Provide timely, high quality customer service that meets or exceeds expectations
    • Maintain the confidence of MFA’s customers and promote a consistent, positive image of the Firm
    • Prepare complex tax returns
    • Prepare tax provisions to be used in audited financial statements
    • Prepare and review tax plans for businesses, including pass-through entities
    • Ensure proper documentation and preparation of tax return workpapers
    • Respond to tax notices and assist with tax audits
    • Assist with the implementation of new tax initiatives
    • Stay current on new tax legislation
  • Supervisory
    • Provide appropriate and timely performance feedback
    • Exhibit a willingness to work with partners and managers on consulting needs of customers
    • Supervise staff in preparing simple and complex tax returns and reviewing these returns upon completion
    • Assist in the development and training of staff to include preparing and conducting in-house trainings
    • Take an active role in mentoring staff
    • Make efficient use of Firm resources
    • Recognize opportunities to share knowledge with staff; be a good role model – lead by example
    • 40 Continuing Education Hours annually as laid out in your customized learning path
    • Participate in a minimum of two (2) recruiting or networking events annually


  • Three (3) to four (4) years of prior experience in public accounting focusing on federal and state tax compliance and consulting
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance
  • CPA candidate
  • Experience with corporate, S-corp, and partnership tax returns
  • Experience with financial statement analysis and general accounting
  • An aptitude for or experience with mentoring, coaching and development of staff
  • Strong customer service and communication skills with ability to develop and maintain customer relationships
  • An aptitude for or experience with managing multiple engagements and priorities in a fast-paced and growing environment
  • Knowledge of tax software and technology and tax research tools
  • Strong organization, coordination and follow-up skills
  • Strong problem-solving skills, an attention to quality, thoroughness and accuracy
  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills
  • An ability to work independently

MFA Success Criteria

In addition to the above qualifications, in order to be successful at MFA, you must demonstrate that you:

  • Are innovative, resilient and resourceful
  • Crave freedom, responsibility and opportunities to lead
  • Are a strategic thinker
  • Enjoy solving hard problems – and asking big questions to lead you there
  • Thrive on the unknown, the unfamiliar, and the unexpected
  • Are uniquely curious in the face of ambiguity or change
  • Are a lifetime learner and strive to be at the top of your game
  • Are motivated by having a measurable impact on individuals, the Firm, our customers and our community

Additional Details

  • Location: Tewksbury, Massachusetts
  • Hours: Full Time (FT) or Part Time (PT). For additional detail regarding hours, please inquire within.

If these qualities resonate with you and your future goals, we look forward to hearing from you!

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