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Senior Tax Associate, Salt Lake City Office

Senior Tax Associate

Location:  Salt Lake City, Utah

Are you interested in working for a family-friendly company, with excellent compensation and benefits?  Larson & Company CPA is currently seeking an experienced tax associate to join our growing practice.  This is an exceptional opportunity for someone with 3-5 years of experience looking to enhance their tax career.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepares Federal and Multistate tax returns for C Corporations, S Corporations, trusts and estates, individuals and partnerships
  • Identifying tax planning and consulting opportunities
  • Maintaining contact with client personnel responsible for tax matters throughout the year; possessing a good knowledge of the client and the client’s business especially as related to tax matters
  • Having the ability to work for multiple clients simultaneously
  • Communicating directly with clients and serving as the primary point of contact
  • Proactively communicating with other staff on status of projects and providing assistance needed


Qualitative Requirements:

  • Personal initiative, both in the way you work and in the way you interact with people
  • Adaptability and follow-through
  • Communicates effectively in a team environment
  • The ability to recognize and then satisfy needs (whether they be personal or professional, client-oriented or firm-oriented)
  • Desire to grow individually and to spearhead efforts for firm growth
  • Embraces change and growth and maintains a positive attitude during it


Technical Requirements:

  • 3-5 years tax preparation experience in public accounting
  • CPA licensure required
  • Accounting Degree (BS/BA, MS/MA, MAcc/MBA)
  • Microsoft Office proficiency (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)



  • Successful candidates will receive a competitive wage commensurate with their experience.
  • Larson & Company offers benefits including paying for the employee’s as well as a portion of dependents health insurance premiums, cafeteria plan, 401(k) Plan, cell phone and gym membership reimbursement, wellness program incentive and bonus incentives.


Application Procedure:

Please e-mail your cover letter and resume to