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Tax Advisor - International Compliance

Memphis, Tennessee

Job Description

Requisition ID: RC42408-2
Company: FedEx Services
Job Title: Tax Advisor - International Compliance
Job Requisition Number: RC42408
Category: Accounting/Finance
Memphis, Tennessee 38125
United States

Under general supervision, works on complex projects, including return preparation, tax accruals, audits, tax planning and research related to the application of US, foreign, state and local tax laws. Supervises the work of and mentors less senior staff.

Skills/Knowledge Considered a Plus:

  • Strong technical knowledge of international inbound taxation compliance and analysis, including such areas as:
    • Foreign Tax Credit analysis and calculation
    • Subpart F analysis and Section 78 Gross up calculation
    • Foreign Source Income determination including expense allocation & apportionment
    • Foreign currency gain/loss calculation under section 985/987/988
    • International M&A and restructuring transaction analysis and disclosure statements
    • Form 1118, 5471, 8858 & 8865 preparation/review
    • Earnings & Profits calculations
    • Tax basis calculation
    • Dual Consolidated Loss (DCL) analysis/reporting/recapture
  • Ability to lead complex tax projects while ensuring timely and accurate results
  • Experience with IRS audit assistance
  • CPA or advanced degree in accounting or finance
  • Strong analytical, technical, tax accounting, technology and research skills and experience in research and planning related to international tax issues.
  • Excellent problem solving, written and oral communication and interpersonal skills.

*Relocation assistance is available for this position.*

Minimum Qualifications:
Bachelor's Degree in accounting, finance, business administration, economics or related discipline. Five (5) years directly related tax experience in public accounting or corporate tax department. Strong human relations, analytical, communications and research skills.

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  • Reputation Institute “World’s Most Reputable Companies” – 2015
  • Black Enterprise “40 Best Companies For Diversity” – 2015

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