Well established, highly profitable CPA firm needs a strong Tax Manager ready to move into a direct entry Partnership. The soon to be retiring owner of the firm has a large, well established book of business consisting of small businesses and individual tax clients with gross revenue of approximately $1MM. A CPA license is preferred, however the firm will also consider IRS certified EAs (Enrolled Agents.) The Tax Manager will be in charge of tax compliance, planning, review and preparation; and will supervise a small staff of Tax Accountants, bookkeepers, and administrative personnel. They will have direct client contact and responsibility for client representation with the IRS and state tax agencies.
Requires candidates with both strong tax technical skills and a very good credit rating, as they will need to qualify for an SBA loan for 75% of the value of the practice. No cash is required as a private investor will put up the 25% cash required in return for a limited equity position. The firm will pay for both interview and relocation expenses, although local candidates are preferred.
Positions available nationwide for Tax Managers looking to purchase CPA firms from retiring Partners.
Salary : $150,000 – $200,000