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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: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 01/08
    Position: Executive Assistant
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Special Counsel has a great job for a Legal Executive Assistant. Litigation paralegals, are you ready to make a change?! Our client is seeking a litigation paralegal that would like to work as a Legal EA! This is a great opportunity to work with a rainmaker who focuses on Tax Controversy....View Details.
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Date Posted: 01/07
    Position:
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Top 40 AmLaw firm—known as one of the most prestigious in Philadelphia—is interested in adding an associate to their Tax practice.
     
    Ideal candidates will have 2+ years of experience and also possess stellar academic credentials. Relocation candidates are strongly...
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  • Location: Dallas, Texas
    Date Posted: 12/28
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Tax Associate position with a prestigious international law firm in the DFW has just become available via Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of 1 year of transactional tax practice...View Details.
  • Location: Atlanta, Georgia
    Date Posted: 12/27
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a talented tax attorney who is interested in finding a tax controversy position that would provide an opportunity to do challenging work but would also provide excellent work life balance? Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's attorney search division, is working with a...View Details.
  • Location: Houston, Texas
    Date Posted: 12/27
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    A Tax Associate position in Houston, TX with a prestigious firm has just become available via Parker + Lynch Legal, Special Counsel's Attorney Search Division.  To be considered for this opportunity you must have a minimum of two years of relevant experience and an LLM from a top...View Details.
  • Location: Sarasota, Florida
    Date Posted: 12/27
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Are you a Tax Attorney with at least one year of experience? Would you like to join a top firm in Sarasota doing sophisticated work? Then this could be...View Details.
  • Location: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Date Posted: 12/22
    Position:
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Tax Associate Attorney
    Parker + Lynch Legal – Philadelphia
     
    Parker + Lynch, a division of Special Counsel, is working with an Am Law 100 firm that is looking for an exceptional partnership track Tax Associate to join its sophisticated practice group. This is the...
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  • Location: Birmingham, Alabama
    Date Posted: 12/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Would you like to practice with a top law firm in Birmingham, AL? Do you have a strong background in tax law and a desire to work on sophisticated...View Details.
  • Location: Knoxville, Tennessee
    Date Posted: 12/20
    Position: Attorney
    Practice Area: Tax Law
    Employment Type: Direct Hire
    Parker + Lynch is working with a top law firm in Knoxville, Tennessee to recruit an experienced Tax Associate to support the firm's sophisticated...View Details.
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