Tax Accountant

Location: Fond du Lac

CLA(CliftonLarsonAllen),the 8th largest public accounting firm in the United States, is proud to create inspired careers. We recognize that not everyone wants to grow their career paths in the same way. That’s why CLA exists to create opportunities.

This is a unique opportunity to blend bookkeeping and accounting skills with tax preparation.  In this role, you will be responsible for collecting client information, generating or adjusting annual financial statements, and using this information to prepare or assist in the preparation of client income tax returns.  In addition, you will be the local resource and process lead for other tax filings including payroll, sales, property, and 1099s. 

Job Description

  • Work with client to collect necessary information for tax return completion
  • Complete non-complex account reconciliations including bank reconciliations to generate client financial statements
  • Prepare adjusting journal entries as necessary to correct client financial statements
  • Prepare and review tax returns with the tax team. Handle routine client tax questions
  • Complete tax-related research and special projects as needed.
  • Prepare payroll tax, sales tax, property tax, and 1099 filings

Think you’re a fit?  As our ideal candidate:

  • You have knowledge of the basic accounting concepts involved in accounting and tax return preparation.
  • You a have a two-year degree . Five years of equivalent work experience may be considered as a degree equivalent in some cases.  Individuals with greater experience and education may wish to pursue this as a career path option as well.
  • You are looking for a firm that will support and foster your aspiring career goals.
  • You jump at the chance to help others and you’re ready to join a team of high-performing people.
  • You have a knack for solving issues and confidently bring solutions to the table.
  • You love public accounting!


CLA exists to create opportunities for our people, our clients, and our communities.  We are a proud equal opportunity/affirmative action employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, disability status, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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