Tax accounting assistant - Salary and Career

Tax accounting assistant - Career description, activities, functions and salary

Legalize companies, drawing up articles of association/bylaws and notifying termination with the competent bodies, administer the company's taxes, record accounting acts and facts, control permanent assets, manage costs, manage the personnel department, prepare ancillary obligations, such as: ancillary declarations to the tax authorities, competent bodies and taxpayers and manages the registration of the books in Organs appropriate bodies, prepare financial statements, provide consultancy and management information, perform internal and external audits, meet requests from supervisory bodies and carry out expertise.

How much does an Tax accounting assistant earn

A Tax accounting assistant earns between $1.883 and $11.592 per month, with an average monthly salary of $4.406 and a median salary of $3.350 according to an salary survey along with to data of professionals hired and fired by companies in the labor market.

Our research is based on the salaries of 64.882 professionals hired and dismissed by the period from 06/2021 to 05/2022 (last year).

Salary ranges for the Tax accounting assistant

Monthly Salary Annual Salary Salary Per Week Hourly Salary
Average wage 4.406 52.871 1.101 21
1º Quartile 1.883 22.591 471 9
Median Salary 3.350 40.195 837 16
3º Quartile 8.840 106.083 2.210 42
Higher Salary 11.592 139.100 2.898 54

Professional job categories

  • Science and arts professionals
    • professionals of the social sciences and humanities
      • organization and business administration professionals
        • accountants

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Main workplaces

Accountants they work in accounting offices and accounting departments of agricultural, industrial, commercial and service companies, including banks. They are employees with a formal contract, except for the accounting expert who works on his own and without supervision. They usually organize themselves individually, working under supervision. They work indoors and during the day. Accounting experts can work remotely. Eventually, they work under pressure, which can lead to stressful situations.

What does it take to work in the field of Accountants

The exercise of these occupations requires a degree in Accounting Sciences. The full performance of activities occurs after four years (accountant) and more than five years (general auditor and accounting expert).

Functions and activities of Tax accounting assistant

Accountants must:

  • managing the company's taxes;
  • manage the company's taxes;
  • communicate;
  • register accounting acts and facts;
  • prepare accessory obligations;
  • perform expertise;
  • prepare ancillary obligations;
  • control permanent assets;
  • fulfilling requests from inspection bodies;
  • manage costs;
  • perform internal/external audit;
  • provide management consulting and information;
  • provide consulting and management information;
  • fulfill requests from inspection bodies;
  • demonstrate personal skills;
  • legalize companies;
  • prepare the financial statements;
  • manage company taxes;
  • prepare financial statements;
  • manage the personnel department;

  • Activities

    • define accounting procedures;
    • maintain the chart of accounts;
    • write tax books;
    • return the reports and records to court;
    • generate journal/ledger;
    • perform physical control with accounting;
    • monitor the inspection work;
    • provide advice to internal/external control entities;
    • provide defense;
    • act with dynamism;
    • structuring chart of accounts according to the company's activity;
    • write accounting books;
    • demonstrate flexibility;
    • confront accounting information with costs;
    • structuring cost centers;
    • send newsletters;
    • provide information on balance sheets;
    • manage the employee record;
    • act politely;
    • work as a team;
    • control withholding taxes of self-employed and employers;
    • fulfill special requests and complaints;
    • speak correctly;
    • collect information for tax recovery;
    • monitor the execution of the budget;
    • justify the adopted procedures;
    • demonstrate objectivity;
    • evaluate internal controls;
    • monitor the development of expert work;
    • write tax credit sheet on acquisition of fixed assets;
    • classify the documents;
    • prepare accessory declarations to the tax authorities, competent bodies and taxpayers;
    • build balance sheets and other financial statements;
    • make documents available with control;
    • analyze possible consequences of failures;
    • analyze the matter discussed in the case file;
    • work as a team;
    • keep up to date;
    • elaborate folder;
    • participate in the preparation of internal standards;
    • analyze the calculated costs;
    • calculate social charges on payroll, pro-labore, self-employed;
    • analyze the balance sheet;
    • use fax, telephone, internet and intranet;
    • guide the areas of the company on costs;
    • audit financial statements;
    • issue an opinion;
    • fill in specific forms inherent to the company's activity;
    • compensate taxes;
    • analyze the reports;
    • reconcile account balance;
    • issue trial balances;
    • record the movement of assets;
    • generate the data to fill in the forms;
    • acting ethically;
    • prepare the explanatory notes to the financial statements;
    • deliver lectures, seminars and training;
    • update internal procedures;
    • prepare documentation for clearance certificates;
    • prepare the individual and corporate income tax return;
    • make economic and financial management reports;
    • stay informed;
    • participate in class entities;
    • due to the parties to obtain evidence;
    • calculate economic and financial indices;
    • advise business management;
    • formalize the fee proposal;
    • prepare documentation and auxiliary reports;
    • keep up to date with legislation;
    • keep confidential;
    • plan work to be performed;
    • stay considerate;
    • participate in congresses, conventions and workshops;
    • request a special regime for tax procedures, municipal, state and federal;
    • check compliance with rules, procedures and legislation;
    • follow the implementation of recommendations;
    • act with discretion;
    • calculate taxes due;
    • keep confidentiality;
    • prepare employment obligations;
    • identify the possibility of reducing taxes;
    • meet the external audit;
    • define cost and apportionment system;
    • consolidate financial statements;
    • send messages via email;
    • identify the information needs of the company;
    • parameterize accounting/tax and support applications;
    • elaborate articles of incorporation/statute;
    • receive the letter of responsibility;
    • appear at labor hearings;
    • ensure the information;
    • disclose and consult manuals;
    • speak correctly;
    • remove the records from the courts;
    • prepare accounting report and opinions;
    • determine costs;
    • assist in hiring an independent auditor;
    • define internal procedures;
    • demonstrate knowledge of other languages;
    • manage the registration of books in organs appropriate bodies;
    • framing the company into a taxation system;
    • notify the assistant expert about documentation and steps;
    • set the rate of amortization, depreciation and depletion;
    • answer the manifestations in the opinion in the report;
    • classify the asset in the accounting and equity system;
    • reason logically;
    • manage document flow;
    • point out the possibilities for using tax incentives;
    • complete the actual profit calculation book;
    • demonstrate basic computer skills;
    • elaborate budget;
    • prepare final report with recommendation;
    • participate in shareholders' meetings and in fiscal and administrative councils;
    • intermediate agreements with trade unions;
    • notify closure to the competent bodies;
    • prepare payroll for employees, self-employed and pro-labore, vacations, termination contractual;
    • provide registration information to banks and suppliers;

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    • accounting activities
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    • temporary labor lease
    • business management consulting activities
    • holdings of non-financial institutions
    • road transport of cargo, except dangerous goods and removals, intercity, interstate and international
    • accounting and tax consulting and auditing activities
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    • building construction

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