Tax Accountant CV Template

Tax Accountants should be excellent on tax related issues along with basic accounting knowledge. CV should reflect your keen knowledge of tax issues and local rules as well as international ones. Excellent research abilities and practical tax experience should be reflected in your CV. Experience of preparing various types of tax returns should be mentioned in your CV.

Sample Tax Accountant Resume Template

Sheila Mathews,

34, Bright Apartments,

Apple Lane,



Mobile Number: 44 0987 6578

Telephone Number: 01876 765673

Career Objective

As a tax accountant with over 8 years of varied experience in corporate, partnership and individual tax issues, I am knowledgeable in tax provisions that are applicable. Excellent research skills combined with a keen analytical mind, I can predict problem areas and reconcile them. I am essentially a team player and have demonstrated good leadership skills in my previous jobs.

Educational Background

Masters in Business Administration, 2003

Masters in Taxation, 2001

B.S in Accounting, 2000

Work Experience

2007-Present: Tax Accountant, Nupower Inc.


  • Prepared and filed Sales and use tax returns
  • Extensive research on tax issues, new laws, provisions
  • Prepared reports on tax laws
  • Handled all kinds of tax returns including, corporate, partnership and individual
  • Financial forecasting and analysis

2004-2006: Tax Staff Accountant, Maryland Associates


  • Handled payroll, sales and property returns
  • Created spreadsheets, reports
  • Tax filings and returns
  • Prepared financial statements and analyzed them
  • Devised new benefits package for staff

2002-2003: Senior Accountant, Clover Accountants


  • Managed accounting entries
  • Journal entries, ledger entries
  • Purchase and sales invoices
  • Bank Reconciliation
  • Bank book and cash book entries
  • Helped generate financial statements

2000-2001 Accountant, Maxwell Inc.


  • Journal and ledger entries
  • Wrote books of accounts
  • Bank reconciliation statement data collection


Proficient in MS Word and MS Excel,

Excellent Accounting knowledge

Proficient in accounting software

Tax expert


  • Devised new benefits package
  • Extensive research and documentation of tax provisions and methods