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Sr Tax Accountant I

Date: Oct 17, 2021

Location: Mason, MI, US

Company: Dart Container


The Senior Tax Accountant will timely prepare and file federal/state/local income and franchise tax returns, sales and use tax returns, schedules, extensions and estimates.


Day to Day Roles

  • Prepare and file required federal, state and local income and franchise tax returns for assigned companies, which include preparing supporting workpapers and schedules and monitoring tax calendar
  • Prepare and file required federal, state and local estimates and extensions for assigned companies
  • Prepare sales and use tax returns for assigned companies
  • Communicate with Accounting, Treasury and other departments with any questions relating to assigned companies
  • Review fixed assets and prepare necessary tax depreciation reports
  • Prepare and review supporting schedules for tax provisions included in the financial statements for assigned companies
  • Prepare and review response to federal and state tax notices or audits for assigned companies
  • Assist with other projects within Tax department or across departments as needed
  • Expand tax knowledge and maintain certification by completion of continuing education
  • Compile data to support audit responses and requests for information from taxing authorities
  • Support research of tax compliance and planning matters


Core Skills

  • Bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in accounting, finance or related field of study
  • Credential with unlimited representation rights before the IRS (CPA, Juris Doctorate or Enrolled Agent)
  • Two (2) years of public accounting experience in a minimum of three of the following areas: C Corporation, S Corporation, individual tax, Partnership or Trust
  • Experience with ProSystem Fx, Corp Tax or equivalent tax preparation software
  • Experience with tax research software and tax provision software
  • Excellent verbal and written skills necessary in order to communicate intricate job-related processes to internal and external customers
  • Ability to analyse data, note issues and develop possible solutions to problems
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and decision making


Preferred Skills

  • Master’s degree with an emphasis in taxation or related field of study
  • Experience in sales and use tax
  • Experience preparing tax provisions



Overview: As the manufacturer of Dart® and Solo® brand products, Dart Container is an industry leading single-use food and beverage packaging company. With 15,000 employees and 40+ locations worldwide, Dart offers more than 4,000 products used every day in restaurants, hospitals, schools and homes around the globe.

Benefits: Dart Container full-time employees enjoy great benefits, including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, 401(k) with company matching contributions, paid vacation, paid holidays, short-term disability, tuition assistance, product discounts and more.


If you experience difficulty applying online, you may call (833) 472-3278 or email us at HRConnect@dart.biz for assistance.


Dart Container is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.




If you have a disability and need an accommodation to access this website or for the application process, you should call Dart at (833) 472-3278 or email us at ADArequests@dart.biz. Relay calls can be made by dialing 711 or the relay number for your state.


Nearest Major Market: Lansing