Hiring: Tax Intern

Accounting students: spend tax season with us!

Sasserath & Co. is a boutique firm focusing on sophisticated tax and accounting, private equity, M&A, international tax, and private client services. We are seeking a Spring 2022 Tax Intern for our tax and accounting practice at our Ronkonkoma headquarters.

The successful candidate is a junior or senior working toward their Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, available to work 20-40 hours a week from January through April. The candidate is thoughtful, cares about and takes pride in what they do, and gives their best effort. The candidate will have CPA aspirations and ambitious career goals. They are tech-savvy and are always seeking a challenge.

This paid internship is an exceptional opportunity to develop your skills at an established CPA firm and make an impact during a busy tax season. This position has tremendous growth potential, with the opportunity to grow into a full-time, permanent role for the right candidate.

Responsibilities include:

  • Assist with the preparation of personal, business and trust income tax returns
  • Assist with the preparation of Financial Statements
  • Assist with the preparation and review of bookkeeping, sales tax, and payroll tax returns
  • Administrative tasks to assist with tax return preparation

Qualifications:

  • Junior or senior working toward Bachelor’s degree in Accounting
  • Grad students pursuing M.S. or M.B.A. in Accounting also welcome to apply
  • Aspirations to obtain CPA
  • Prior accounting internships a plus, but not required
  • Tech-savvy. Experience with Office, UltraTax, CCH, and QuickBooks a plus, but not required
  • Excellent written and verbal skills
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and assignments simultaneously
  • Good analytical skills