Tax Compliance and Governance
Prepares all quarterly and annual corporate income and commodity tax provisions
Prepares annual return and supporting schedules for the Life Branch and Management Service Company and other related companies
Completes tax investment schedules including the preparation of the Canadian Investment Fund
Gathers and verifies all supporting documentation from various departments
Prepares financial statement disclosure requirements
Completes all tax reporting requirements to Head Office Group Tax
Maintains the income tax and commodity tax continuity schedules and tax rate table
Analyzes provision to return differences
Coordinates the corporate tax installment remittances process
Participates in Tax Compliance and Governance projects as required
Assists and collaborates with other departments on tax related special projects as required
Assists with the continuous development of process improvements and automation to the tax compliance process
Performs research and analysis independently to support tax positions
Provide technical support to ensure compliance with federal and provincial and applicable foreign and domestic tax laws and regulations
Domestic and International Tax Audits
Provides assistance in annual external audit / government tax audit queries
Prepares responses to queries and review of assessments
Maintains organized audit ready files with appropriate documentation that are fully referenced and supported
Post-secondary education and recognized accounting accreditation (CPA, CA / CPA, CMA, CGA)
Completion of CICA In-depth tax course is an asset.
3-5 years post accounting designation experience (tax experience required).
Public accounting background and knowledge of Life Insurance Taxation is an asset.
Self-motivated, results-oriented individual who accomplishes amazing work and continuously strives for excellence.
Demonstrated passion for establishing best practices and embraces opportunities for change through process and technology efficiencies.
Exceptional team player who possesses intellectual curiosity and contributes beyond area of expertise.
Well-developed time management skills with ability to prioritize tasks and work efficiently under tight deadlines.
Excellent analytical and communication skills to present and explain financial information and results in a clear and concise manner.
Strong proficiency with MS Word, Excel and Taxprep software.
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