Capital Allowances Tax Manager - Big 4 - London

Capital Allowances Tax Manager - Big 4 - London

This is an exciting opportunity for a motivated individual to join a specialist Capital Allowances team in London.

This team is a successful and growing one thanks to a large and varied client base ranging from multinational listed businesses to start ups, covering various sectors including Automotive, Medical, Health, Transportation and Manufacturing.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Utilise and help develop new technology to assist with capital allowances analyses
  • Prepare capital allowances and wider fixed asset services proposals and high-level feasibility exercises to view the potential level of allowances available.
  • Review legal documentation (such as sale and purchase, leasehold and contribution agreements) and the tax legislation to clarify a company's entitlement to claim capital allowances.
  • Investigate asset lives and business requirements to assist with viewing of allocating qualifying expenditure to the appropriate capital allowances pool.
  • Review capital allowances reports prepared by the junior team in detailing the various categories of allowances identified.
  • Research and respond to tax technical queries from the wider tax practice.
  • Prepare technical updates to clients and the wider tax practice following changes to the capital allowances legislation.
  • Draft and review technical responses to queries raised by HM Revenue & Customs into our client's claims.
  • Maintain productive working relationship with clients and provide high levels of client service.

Requirements:

  • Strong technical skills and keen to develop further.
  • Sound working knowledge of MS Excel.
  • Proven ability to read and interpret existing and new tax statute
  • Ability to identify areas of risk, carry out an effective review and know when to refer upwards
  • Client focused and commercially aware with the ability to grow strong client relationships
  • Good project management skills, capable of planning and prioritising work whilst meeting all deadlines.
  • Ability to solve problems creatively and pragmatically and willing to proactively suggest ideas.
  • Outgoing with good relationship skills and the ability to create quality output.
  • Excellent communicator in range of situations both written and oral.
  • Relationship management skills with ability to manage client expectations.
  • Ability to coach and develop more junior members of the team

To qualify for this role you must have:

  • ACA/CA/ACCA/CTA; or Tax Inspectors with full Technical Training Course; or Law qualification
  • Experienced Capital Allowance tax practitioner
  • Experience in tax accounting/tax audit
  • Project management skills, plan and prioritise work, meet deadlines, monitor own budget

If this role is of interest to you give me a call on 02072696337 or email maisie.horrell@pro-tax.co.uk

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