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Tax Paraprofessional

Cox Enterprises | Atlanta GA 30328 USA | Part Time | Posted: 12/03/2019

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Cox Enterprises, Inc., a privately held global conglomerate headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia with approximately 55,000 employees and $21 billion in total revenue, is hiring a Tax Paraprofessional to join their Corporate Tax Department.  The company's major brands include AutoTrader, Kelley Blue Book, Cox Communications and more.

We are looking for:

  • a highly motivated and a collaborative self-starter,
  • who consistently delivers a thorough and accurate work product with great attention to detail,
  • has strong analytical and written/oral communications skills,
  • excels at building and maintaining strong relationships and working as part of a team,
  • who is looking for a high-performing work environment at a company that values its employees.

As a Tax Paraprofessional in the Corporate Tax Department, you will work with a common manager to provide income, property, and sales/use tax compliance support to all functions in the department.  This will involve preparing accounting and tax records and ensuring taxes are paid properly and on time.  It will also involve utilizing technology to work efficiently.

Specific responsibilities:
  • Process and mail/e-file various tax filings and related payments – includes check requests and electronic payment authorizations
  • Prepare various basic tax filings under general direction
  • Prepare/review state depreciation and state apportionment calculations
  • Research, resolve, process, and document state notices, refunds, and withdrawals
  • Prepare support for state audits
  • Prepare and file annual reports with Secretaries of States - includes reports requiring calculations and balance sheet data
  • Communicate directly with state revenue and Secretary of State departments
  • Assist with special project-based work, as needed
  • Provide general administrative support to all functions of the Corporate Tax Department, as needed - includes copying, scanning, mailings, data gathering/formatting/organizing as well as sorting/distributing mail and maintaining office files and records in accordance with internal procedures
  • Multi-task and work with common manager to prioritize and balance responsibilities


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Three years accounting and/or tax experience, prior experience in a CPA firm is a plus
  • Proficient with Microsoft Word, Excel, and Adobe

About Cox Enterprises

Cox Enterprises is a leading communications, media and automotive services company. The company's major operating subsidiaries include Cox Communications (cable television distribution, high-speed Internet access, telephone, home security and automation, commercial telecommunications and advertising solutions); Cox Automotive (automotive-related auctions, financial services, media and software solutions); and Cox Media Group (television and radio stations, digital media, newspapers and advertising sales rep firms).

The company's major national brands include Autotrader, Kelley Blue Book and Manheim. Through Cox Automotive, the company's international operations stretch across Asia, Australia, Europe and Latin America. To learn more about Cox's commitment to people, sustainability and our communities, please visit

Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individual’s age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law.

Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations:  Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services.   Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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Location Atlanta, GA, 30328, United States
Categories Accounting/Bookkeeping/Finance

Location Maptop

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