Akopyan job listing — Tax Preparer

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Full-Time Tax Preparer for Established CPA Firm—Seattle area or remote

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Akopyan & Co. is a thriving CPA firm that supports businesses throughout the Puget Sound region with accounting, bookkeeping, strategy, and other services to help them achieve their goals. Because our clients include a wide range of businesses, executives, and entrepreneurs, each with unique challenges and needs, the work is always fresh and fulfilling. We are committed to our own people as well as our clients, which is why we offer competitive benefits such as health/dental/vision insurance and 401(k) matching, along with an energetic, friendly work environment.

We have an immediate opening for a Tax Preparer, who will be responsible for the timely completion and filing of a variety of tax forms for partnerships, S corporations, and individuals—as well as providing expert guidance to clients. This role requires the highest standards of professionalism, responsiveness, and quality.

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Are you tired of doing tax preparation for giant companies that don’t appreciate you? Do you wish you could take a more personal approach with clients, instead of feeling like you’re on an assembly line?

Does the idea of working with entrepreneurs and small businesses excite you? If so—and if you’re reliable, hard-working, and full of positive energy—our Tax Preparer role might be a great fit for you.

And you can work for Akopyan & Co. from any location in the U.S.


MUST have 2-3 years of professional tax experience = strong knowledge of tax codes and regulations = a friendly, positive attitude (people often need reassurance at tax time) = ability to stay organized and meet deadlines = exceptional communication skills = solid problem-solving abilities = excellent computer skills = attention to detail and accuracy = the ability to manage multiple clients simultaneously = excellent response time = a desire for more than just a job, but a career that allows for growth while having some fun, too.

A bachelor’s degree is preferred for this role as well.

The Tax Preparer will:

  • Prepare tax returns for partnerships, S corporations, and individuals
  • Estimate income taxes
  • Research tax laws and changes
  • Consult with clients and help them plan
  • Provide clear and consistent client communications

Our team provides important guidance and advice that often goes beyond the numbers. The right person for this role will be comfortable meeting with clients (on camera if remote) and have strong communication skills.

If you meet the above qualifications:

Please submit a resume, references, and a cover letter or a short 1-minute video telling us about how you can help us support our small-business clients. In your letter or video, please include details about your accounting experience and describe what you find fulfilling in a job.

We will only accept replies to this posting. No direct emails or phone calls will be accepted. Click the link below and select the Tax Preparer (Seattle, Washington) position from the Job Opening drop-down menu. We look forward to hearing from you!


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