M&A/Transaction Tax Accountant

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 Mergers & Acquisitions/Transaction Tax Accountant for a leadership role in our growing M&A practice at our Ronkonkoma headquarters. 


  • Analyze and quantify acquisition tax assets, risks, and contingencies to achieve better outcomes across M&A tax
  • Analyze industry-specific tax opportunities
  • Conduct tax-related due diligence in buy-side and sell-side transactions and liaise with other disciplines working on the diligence process
  • Analyze potential hidden costs, commitments, and contingencies to help develop negotiation strategies to accelerate deal value
  • Recommend alternative tax approaches and educate clients on the various alternatives
  • Keep M&A deals moving efficiently
  • Effectively communicate with clients, attorneys, investment bankers, and other client advisors on M&A transactions


  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting, Finance or other relevant discipline
  • 7+ years of relevant work experience
  • CPA strongly preferred
  • Strong understanding of the M&A process
  • Excellent analytical skills

Benefits of working at Sasserath & Co. include:

  • The opportunity to work with experienced practitioners and sophisticated clients
  • Forward-thinking atmosphere
  • Significant growth opportunity
  • Competitive benefits package including health, dental and vision insurance; life insurance; retirement account
  • Flexible paid time off

Sasserath & Co. is an equal opportunity employer.

Salary range: $175,000 – $225,000 per year

Please email resume to careers@sasscpas.com.