Skip Navigation

Search Our Jobs

Tax Analyst

Job ID S02007B Date posted 05/20/2019
500 Chastain Center Blvd.

Aaron’s has a long legacy as an industry leader with continued growth. In business since 1955, we have grown to approximately 2,000 stores across North America and Canada built on a foundation of excellence, customer focus, quality products and services. Personally, and professionally, we hold ourselves to high standards and an unwavering commitment to do what’s right; treating every individual with respect, compassion and integrity. We are highly invested in the communities we serve through our community outreach programs, donating time, products and services locally and nationally.

As a potential Aaron’s Associate, you’ll share our purpose and passion for making a real difference in the lives of others and the rewards that come from creating strong personal connections for life. You’ll be a contributing team member in an environment that embraces challenge and has a strong drive to achieve. We like to set the bar high, roll up our sleeves and work together to out-perform the competition. You’ll have an opportunity to work in an environment which prides itself on recognizing and rewarding top performers.

Interested in becoming a Tax Analyst at Aaron’s? The Tax Analyst is responsible for ensuring company compliance with the filing of all required US and Canadian payroll tax returns. This individual will work closely with our payroll provider to ensure timely, complete and accurate information is obtained and provided to support tax return filings.

Come see why the difference is personal at Aaron’s, connect with us today!

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Responds to or directs the response to all inquiry matters from ~600 federal, state, and local tax jurisdictions on a timely basis
  • Prepares miscellaneous returns and account reconciliations; including all tax filings and W2 preparation
  • Assists with company payroll tax compliance by preparing supporting schedules, making tax payments, and mailing returns
  • Provides support to Ceridian to ensure proper and timely processing of all payroll taxes
  • Oversees proper registration of states and localities for new store locations
  • Provides support for incoming employee tax-related questions
  • Maintains current knowledge on all tax issues
  • Researches and interprets applicable tax changes and the business impact
  • Recommends and supports initiatives including participation in implementation of new solutions to improve system reporting, data collection, and process improvements
  • Responds to notices and audits by identifying appropriate actions, collaborates to develop corrective plans, and explains implications to changing laws and regulations
  • Supports tax registrations and other activity related to acquisitions and divestitures

Position Requirements:

  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting, Finance, or related field of study
  • 3 years of payroll tax experience required with experience at a multistate corporation preferred
  • Experience with Ceridian Payroll and Tax Service

Required Skills:

  • Broad and deep knowledge of US payroll tax compliance
  • Strong understanding of SQL queries
  • Strong analytical and mathematical skills
  • Proficient in excel and complex calculations
  • Ability to support a system of internal controls with respect to payroll tax compliance
  • Deep understanding of the taxations and reciprocity rules of various taxing jurisdictions
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced dynamic environment
  • Solid problem-solving abilities
  • Team-player mentality
  • Customer-centric attitude
  • Ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organization and external third parties

At Aaron’s, you will have access to a comprehensive benefits package that includes:

Paid time off including vacation days, sick days and holidays

Ongoing training and development

Medical, dental & vision insurance

401(k) plan

Life insurance

Disability benefits

Employee Purchase Discounts

Aaron's is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Sign up for Job Alerts

Interested InSign up for job alerts by choosing a category and/or location. Select a term from the suggestions and click “Add”. You must have at least one category alert entered in order to subscribe.

  • Accounting, Kennesaw, Georgia, United StatesRemove
  • Corporate, Kennesaw, Georgia, United StatesRemove

Enter the email address you want to receive alerts with

Your information may be used to contact you, including by text message, about the event and will be retained for future communication about opportunities with Aaron’s. A submission through this form does not guarantee you a job with Aaron’s. By clicking “Sign Up” you agree to receive text messages at the wireless number you provide. Up to 5 messages per month. SMS/MMS texts may be sent using automated dialing technology. Message and data rates may apply. To opt-out of future messages at any time, reply STOP to any text message.