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Tax Advisor - National Tax - Indirect Tax - Value Added Tax - Senior - Multiple Positions - 1293581

Location:  Chicago
Other locations:  Primary Location Only
Salary: Competitive
Date:  01-Dec-2022

Job description

Requisition ID:  1293581

Tax Advisor, National Tax (Indirect Tax - Value Added Tax) (Senior) (Multiple Positions), Ernst & Young U.S. LLP, Chicago, IL.
Demonstrate an understanding of common principles of value added tax (VAT) and apply them effectively to client situations. Bridge the gap between what is expected of a company's U.S. tax department and its knowledge of VAT in foreign jurisdictions. Assist with multiple projects and the execution of technical matters and operations, teaming with colleagues that have experience in foreign country VAT taxation, structures and solutions. Research VAT legislation, case law and other VAT guidance to support Partners on client engagements. Assist with educational sessions on developments in international VAT legislation and case law. Provide practical solution-oriented advice, creating added value for clients. Provide technical guidance and share knowledge with team members with diverse skills and backgrounds. Consistently deliver quality client services focusing on more complex, judgmental and/or specialized issues. Demonstrate technical capabilities and professional knowledge. Learn about EY and its service lines and actively assess and present ways to apply knowledge and services.


Full time employment, Monday – Friday, 40 hours per week,




Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Tax, Law or a related field and 2 years of work experience in Tax. Alternatively, will accept a Master’s degree in Finance, Accounting, Economics, Tax, Law or a related field and 1 year of work experience in Tax.  
Of the required experience, must have 1 year of experience providing VAT/indirect tax advice within the pharmaceuticals, telecommunications, financial services, petrochemicals and/or media and entertainment industries.  
Must have 1 year of experience in VAT taxation, including country-specific or multi-jurisdictional VAT consulting, and VAT compliance.  
Must have 1 year of experience interacting with client tax directors or representatives. 
Requires travel up to 40%, of which 10% may be international, to serve client needs.  
Employer will accept any suitable combination of education, experience or training.


Please apply on-line at and click on "Careers - Job Search”, then “Search Jobs" (Job Number – 1293581).


What we offer


We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package where you’ll be rewarded based on your performance and recognized for the value you bring to our business. The base salary for this job is $128, 255.00 per year. In addition, our Total Rewards package includes medical and dental coverage, pension and 401(k) plans, and a wide range of paid time off options. Under our flexible vacation policy, you’ll decide how much vacation time you need based on your own personal circumstances. You’ll also be granted time off for designated EY Paid Holidays, Winter/Summer breaks, Personal/Family Care, and other leaves of absence when needed to support your physical, financial, and emotional well-being.


  • Continuous learning: You’ll develop the mindset and skills to navigate whatever comes next.
  • Success as defined by you: We’ll provide the tools and flexibility, so you can make a meaningful impact, your way.
  • Transformative leadership: We’ll give you the insights, coaching and confidence to be the leader the world needs.
  • Diverse and inclusive culture: You’ll be embraced for who you are and empowered to use your voice to help others find theirs.


If you can demonstrate that you meet the criteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.


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