Sr. Tax Accountant - Fort Washington, PA

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Revantage is a portfolio company of The Blackstone Group. Blackstone is a worldwide private equity firm with, in excess of  $150b in assets.  Revantage is their Shared Services R/E arm supporting multiple portfolio companies.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Prepare quarterly REIT compliance testing
  • Preparation / review of multistate corporate, partnership and disregarded entity tax returns.This would include preparing State apportionment calculations and determining partner withholding requirements
  • Develop and implement solutions to partnership tax allocation issues, including tax adjustments related to partnership investment-in joint ventures
  • Utilizing Excel to prepare quarterly Federal, State and local tax estimates and returns
  • Prepare property sales gain/loss work papers to be included in taxable income estimate
  • Prepare foreign tax forms, 8858, 8865 & 5471
  • Maintaining the master database for depreciation expense in FAS / Excel work papers
  • Complete journal entries for multiple entities to create a tax general ledger using Yardi
  • Stay current with Federal & State tax law changes impacting the Company
  • Ability to communicate with employees, outside accountants, and taxing authorities

 

Required Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of Tax Department experience, preferably at a Big 4 or other national firm; or direct real estate industry experience
  • BA/BS required; Business, Finance or Accounting degree
  • Depreciation expense experience required. Proficiency with depreciation expense software (preferably Sage FAS)

 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CPA preferred, MS – Tax or MBA a plus
  • Real estate industry experience and knowledge of real estate investment trusts (REITs)
  • Working knowledge of partnership tax issues preferred but not required
  • Self-motivation, strong initiative in a team environment, demonstrated attention to detail
  • Ability to prioritize and multi-task responsibilities under tight deadlines
  • Develop best practices and establishes standards, policies and workflows
  • Working knowledge of Yardi and  CCH Axcess a plus, excellent Microsoft Office skills

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