Tax Accountant

Job Title: Tax Accountant
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City of London, London
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Start Date: 31/08/2020
Reference: 3828082_1597420850
Contact Name: Tasha De Keyser
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 14, 2020 17:00

Job Description

Tax Accountant FTC

Tax Accountant FTC - Global Insurance Organisation

A Global Insurance Brokerage firm seeks a Tax Accountant to cover the current incumbents maternity leave. They will be leaving at the end of September but the Head of Tax would like this cover to start end of August/ early September for a hand offer/buffer period.
The role holder will mostly be responsible for UK Corporation Tax returns, Tax Accounting and ad hoc VAT assistance where needed. Other responsibilities include:

  • Preparation and timely submission of UK corporate returns
  • Preparation of Payment on Account calculations
  • Updating Group Payment Arrangements as required
  • Preparation of responses to queries from HMRC
  • Preparation of tax notes for statutory accounts of UK companies under FRS102
  • Preparation of current and deferred tax calculations for year end and interim reporting under FRS102 for UK and overseas companies
  • Assistance with transfer pricing issues, anti-hybrid rules and corporate loss restriction
  • Preparation of US book/tax differences as they relate to UK and overseas companies, as required for US tax returns
  • Assistance with partnership tax issues
  • Preparation of P11ds and PSA
  • Assist with various other employment tax issues such as Short-term business visitors, overseas secondments and termination payments
  • Preparation and timely submission of VAT returns
  • Advising the business on UK and international insurance tax queries
  • Respond to VAT questions from the business
  • Assisting the business with compliance for FATCA
  • Working with the Compliance and Risk Team on various indirect tax issues as and when required
  • Ensuring overseas payments are received without withholding tax and requesting tax residency certificates from HMRC as required
  • Other project work that may from time to time be required
The ideal candidate will be fully ACA/ACCA/CTA qualified with UK Corporate Tax experience.
The role can pay up to £60,000/year depending on experience.

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call Tasha de Keyser on 07818091128 now.

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