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Remote Tax Accountant/Bookkeeper

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Job Title: Remote Tax Accountant/Bookkeeper
Location: Remote, North Carolina (Remote Based)
Hiring Company:
Small, successful CPA firm looking to hire a Remote Accountant to prepare taxes and perform bookkeeping work.  Join a team that offers nice people, reasonable hours even through busy season, and flexible working hours. 

Job Type:
Full time, W2
*Must have CPA firm experience
Location: REMOTE within the US
Compensation: $65,000- $70,000 DOE


  • Remote work environment
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health Insurance, short and long-term disability, and life insurance 
  • Simple IRA with a match
  • PTO 


  • Consult with clients to develop a basic understanding of their financial affairs and the scope of their tax liabilities
  • Review previous tax returns and financial documents to identify missing or incomplete information or documentation
  • Review all supplied financial information for accuracy
  • Uses the appropriate accounting software or system to prepare tax returns
  • Calculates taxes owed or refunds due; consults tax law publications for guidance on unusual situations
  • Submits tax returns to the Accountant for review
  • Presents approved returns to clients
  • Maintains understanding and knowledge of changes in tax law by reading professional literature or attending tax seminars and training courses
  • Performs other related duties as assigned
  • Perform all aspects of the monthly bookkeeping process 
  • Analyze and present financial statements to clients 

Required Skills/Abilities:

  • Proficient in Quickbooks Online and basic understanding of General Ledger work and bank reconciliations 
  • Proficient in preparing straightforward business returns, mostly SCorps, LLCs and Partnerships
  • Ability to understand and apply tax laws and changes in the preparation process
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office Suite or related software
  • Proficient with or the ability to quickly learn tax accounting and preparation software
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal and customer service skills
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail
  • Accurate math and accounting skills

Education and Experience:

  • High School diploma or equivalent with some training in bookkeeping and accounting required
  • Associate’s degree or tax preparation training is highly preferred.


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