Tax Controversy Associate Attorney Job in Houston, TX Near Me - 329660 | BCGSearch.com

Tax Controversy Associate Attorney

Type Full-Time

Location Texas - Houston

Job ID 6M14329660

Experience Level Junior Associate

Job Experience Min. 2 - Max. 5 Years

Ranking 3 : Mostly Business $$$

Estimated Salary Lower than Highest Salary Band in Market (Varies by Firm)

Practice Areas Tax - Controversy and Dispute Resolution

2024-04-02 05:52:49

A law firm in Houston is seeking a Tax Controversy Associate Attorney with 4+ years of experience in tax disputes, litigation, audits, and appeals. The ideal candidate will have practical experience in federal income and estate/gift tax issues, along with strong communication skills and attention to detail. A degree in accounting, CPA license, or LL.M. in Tax is strongly preferred, and admission to practice in at least one state (Georgia is a plus) is required.

 

Duties:

  • Handle tax disputes, including controversies, litigation, audits, and appeals.
  • Provide legal advice and representation to clients in federal income and estate/gift tax matters.
  • Communicate with clients, government agencies, and opposing counsel.
  • Conduct legal research and analysis on tax issues.
  • Draft legal documents, including pleadings, briefs, and correspondence.
  • Represent clients in negotiations and hearings with tax authorities.
  • Collaborate with colleagues and other professionals on complex tax matters.
  • Maintain accurate and organized case files and documentation.

 

Requirements:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • 4+ years of experience in tax controversy.
  • Practical experience with tax disputes and federal tax issues.
  • Degree in accounting, CPA license, or LL.M. in Tax (strongly preferred).
  • Excellent academic and employment credentials.
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written.
  • Attention to detail and ability to work independently.
  • Admission to practice law in at least one state (Georgia is a plus).

 

Education:

  • Juris Doctor (J.D.) degree from an accredited law school.
  • Degree in accounting, CPA license, or LL.M. in Tax (preferred).

 

Certifications:

  • Admission to practice law in at least one state.
  • CPA license (preferred).

 

Skills:

  • Tax controversy experience.
  • Legal research and analysis.
  • Written and oral communication.
  • Negotiation and advocacy.
  • Attention to detail and organization.

Join the large Houston office of this exciting firm. Practice areas include corporate, litigation, tax, employment, and immigration law. This firm is in a period of strong growth, and it needs to hire more talented attorneys immediately. In recent years, this firm has grown very steadily year after year. This firm prides itself on being a strong presence in the Texas market. Associates at this firm give it high marks for a balanced practice. This firm is equally strong in litigation, corporate and tax. One thing we like about this firm is the variety of clients they represent. For example, this firm represents both public and private companies as well as numerous family-run businesses. As such, associates working here often get very early responsibility and also get the opportunity to become as involved in many matters as they are capable of. This firm has a solid reputation in the Texas market and, although less than 50 years old, the firm has established a strong presence for itself there.

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