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    Personal Tax Accountant

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Tax Accountant
  • Location: Preston, Lancashire
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 30/05/2018
  • Job reference: 33970_1527674569

Our client is an established local practice with an excellent working environment and reputation.

They are seeking an experienced Personal Tax Accountant to join their tax team to complete self-assessment tax returns on behalf of clients. Working with the Head of Tax and directly for the partners, you will look after a portfolio of clients and will answer day-to-day queries.

The successful Personal Tax Accountant will be required to work closely with the other team members to ensure a high quality service is given to clients, and will be an organised 'team player', with the ability to build good client working relationships.

Responsibilities of the Personal Tax Accountant include:

  • Dealing with all variety of personal taxation matters
  • Completing Self-Assessment tax returns
  • Experience in Buy-to-let property income, share portfolios and pension reliefs
  • Processing Tax returns in commercial software
  • Working as part of a team
  • Organised and professional working manner
  • Good Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Word) skills.


  • Chartered Tax Adviser (CTA) or min ATT
  • IRIS Tax Software
  • Trust Tax experience
  • VAT experience (incl Option-to-tax)

There is the opportunity to carry out further work in the specialist areas of trust tax, business tax or VAT, but with the majority of the time being spent on personal taxation.

A driving licence is essential as there will be occasional travel to local clients required where necessary.

Clayton Group is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.