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Tax Law Job Description

The United States tax code is among the most complex in the world. Tax law professionals help simplify things for the individuals and corporations that they represent and support.

Tax law job responsibilities

Tax laws and regulations impact nearly all aspects of the economy and business activity. The responsibilities of tax law professionals are dynamic and ever changing. Some areas of focus include mergers and acquisitions, joint ventures and investments. Within these arenas, tax law professionals perform the following tasks:

  • Counsel clients on tax implications of economic transactions
  • Negotiate tax elements of transactions and draft contracts
  • Work with the IRS to ensure compliance and mitigate issues

What does it take to be a successful tax law professional?

Given the complex nature of tax law, it is imperative for professionals within the discipline to stay abreast of the latest laws, rules, regulations and trends at all times. A solid understanding of case law and a willingness to immerse oneself in the case matter are essential. Finally, excellent interpersonal and communications skills are paramount as tax can be a difficult subject to grasp and tax law professionals must be able to translate their technical knowledge into actionable and understandable advice.

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  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 11/15
    Position:
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    An AmLaw firm is seeking a junior to mid-level tax associate for its Cleveland, Ohio office. The firm is nationally recognized in dozens of areas, including its tax practice.  Cleveland is the hub of the firm's tax practice.  The tax group provides services to an array of...View Details.
  • Location: Washington, District of Columbia
    Date Posted: 11/06
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    One of Parker + Lynch Legal's top clients is looking to bring on a Tax Attorney for their booming practice. This is a great opportunity to do sophisticated work in a mid-sized firm with great long term growth potential.
     
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  • Location: New York, New York
    Date Posted: 10/31
    Position:
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is working with a highly regarded international law firm on a tax associate position. This is an excellent opportunity to join a small, close-knit group of cross-border tax practitioners with a strong focus on training, development and client engagement. Billables are at...View Details.
  • Location: Miami, Florida
    Date Posted: 10/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Our client, a nationally-ranked global law firm, is actively seeking a mid-level international tax associate for its office in Miami. This is an...View Details.
  • Location: Cleveland, Ohio
    Date Posted: 10/18
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Contract
    Special Counsel is currently recruiting a temporary Estate Planning/Tax Attorney for a downtown law firm.  Candidates must have a minimum of 3 years experience.  This is an indefinite assignment with the possibility of Temp-to-Hire.  
     
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