Director of Tax and Compliance (University Staff Professional 3), University of Connecticut
University of Connecticut
April 25, 2018
Salary will commensurate with
Full Time - Experienced
Reporting to the Controller, the Director of Taxation and Compliance, is responsible for all aspects of the University's tax planning and compliance program, including the filing of federal and state returns. The Director will be expected to review and interpret information received related to the University's revenues, and other activities, to determine possible taxability under Unrelated Business Income Tax (UBIT) regulations, and to ensure the accuracy and full disclosure of required information in the University's federal and state tax filings. This position supports University leadership and sound tax research, planning and advice. It advises University departments on tax related matters including payroll imputed income reporting for taxable fringe benefits, form 1042, form 1098T and form 1099 mandatory reporting, taxability of financial aid such as fellowships, etc. The Director reviews, develops, and implements policies and procedures to ensure compliance with federal and state laws. This position is also responsible for recommending and implementing internal corrective action to areas of non-compliance.
Minimum Qualifications: Combination of Bachelor's degree or MS, MBA, Juris Doctor or CPA with relevant courses in taxation and seven to ten years of experience in taxation; Knowledge of state and federal tax laws; Significant ability in legal/tax research; Excellent written and oral communication skills; Experience in the use of technology and tax research software and/or online tax research resources.
Preferred Qualifications: CPA and/or J.D.; Experience and significant knowledge of non-profit taxation; Tax research experience as it applies to institutions of higher education.
Appointment: This is a full-time position. Salary will be competitive and commensurate with successful candidate's qualifications and experience. A comprehensive benefit package is provided which includes medical, dental and life insurance, pension plans, vacation, sick leave and a tuition waiver.
Application Process: Qualified applicants should send a cover letter, resume and the name of three professional references, including contact information. For details and to apply, visit www.jobs.uconn.edu. Staff Positions (Search #2018520) Formal consideration of applications will begin immediately.
For additional information and job detail, please visit: https://controller.uconn.edu/, and select the "job posting" link.
UConn is an AA/EEO employer.
All employees are subject to adherence to the State Code of Ethics which may be found at http://www.ct.gov/ethics/site/default.asp.
Internal Number: 2018520
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