Maxwell Locke & Ritter LLP, the largest locally owned and managed accounting firm in the greater Austin area, known for the exceptional work-life balance offered to its employees, is seeking experienced tax talent to join their growing team.
Maxwell Locke & Ritter has a strong history of promoting within – 20 of 22 current partners were promoted to partner after demonstrated success at the firm.
Highly regarded in the Austin community and the accounting industry at large, the firm has received numerous prestigious awards, including the "#1 Best Mid-sized Firm to Work For” in the nation by Accounting Today in 2019.
Maxwell Locke & Ritter LLP provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, national origin, disability status, genetics, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local laws.
Benefits Include: 22 days paid time off (increases with firm tenure) plus eight paid holidays and two floating holidays, continuing professional education, 401(k) plan including profit sharing contribution, annual bonus through profit sharing plan, medical insurance, cafeteria plan including medical and dependent care flexible spending accounts, dental insurance, vision insurance, term-life and accidental death and dismemberment insurance, short-term disability, long-term disability, employee assistance program, paid parental leave and paid bereavement leave.
Employees must work a minimum of 30 hours a week to be eligible for the following benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, Health Savings Account, Limited Purpose Medical Flexible Spending Account, Full Medical Flexible Spending Account, and Dependent Care Flexible Spending Account, Term Life and AD&D, Long-term Disability and Employee Assistance Program.
Other Perks Include: Family friendly and flexible work environment, firm-wide wellness program and onsite gym access at Frost Bank Tower, discounted monthly parking or commuter pass, complimentary in-office massages during busy season, formal coaching program, firm-wide community service activities, regular firm socials and team-building activities and much more!
• A minimum of 5 years of relevant tax experience at a public accounting firm (preferably a Big 4, national, regional or large local firm) in one of the below areas:
Serving high net worth individuals and families and consulting and compliance experience working with personal, estate/gift & trust tax issues
Serving real estate businesses, consulting and compliance experience working with multi-state business entities, and experience reviewing partnership agreements and apply concepts for allocation purposes
Serving business entities, consulting and compliance experience working with multi-state business entities, experience working with FASB ASC 740, and experience in addressing U.S. tax aspects of companies doing business abroad
• Experience in addressing U.S. tax aspects of companies doing business abroad • Excellent research skills and strong written and verbal communications and people skills • Excellent technology, project management and presentation skills • CPA certification
Preferred Qualifications: • Advanced degree in taxation preferred
More About Maxwell Locke & Ritter LLP Being a great place to work, where our employees reach their full potential and provide exceptional service to our clients and the community, is a key part of our business vision. Consequently, we have an exceptionally low turnover rate. This benefits our clients by allowing them to develop trusting, longstanding relationships with our experienced accountants. When they request our tax services and other specialties, our clients become an important part of our family, and we become a dependable financial advisor to theirs.
About Maxwell Locke & Ritter LLP
As the largest locally owned and managed accounting firm in the greater Austin area, we have a unique approach to serving our clients. Once you choose us as your accounting firm, you will find your engagement team full of experienced accountants who make your financial goals their top priority. We have the great fortune to serve many amazing clients, some of which are listed below. We would love to explore your needs to see how we can serve you, and add you and/or your business to our growing list of satisfied clientele.