Senior Tax Analyst

Lake County, IL, United States
Sep 18, 2020
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time
About AbbVie
AbbVie's mission is to discover and deliver innovative medicines that solve serious health issues today and address the medical challenges of tomorrow. We strive to have a remarkable impact on people's lives across several key therapeutic areas: immunology, oncology, neuroscience, eye care, virology, women's health and gastroenterology, in addition to products and services across its Allergan Aesthetics portfolio. For more information about AbbVie, please visit us at . Follow @abbvie on Twitter , Facebook , Instagram , YouTube and LinkedIn .

The Senior Tax Analyst plays a key role in the Tax group. The Senior Tax Analyst will coordinate, prepare, and review filings of income tax returns, including preparing tax packages and identifying transactions that have tax ramifications. The Senior Tax Analyst will also play a key role in the company's tax accounting processes each quarter. Additionally, the Senior Tax Analyst will take a lead role in developing tax research skills and will assist with tax planning, special projects, and ad hoc projects.

  • Assist in the preparation, review and filing of income tax returns, including preparing tax packages and identifying transactions that have tax ramifications;
  • Research tax issues and interpret and apply tax law, regulations and cases to specific transactions and factual situations;
  • Maintain the tax calendar to inventory all tax filings and due dates;
  • Prepare the tax provision, analysis of tax accounts and reserves, and Sarbanes-Oxley compliance. This includes a working knowledge of FAS 109 tax accounting and other necessary FASB pronouncements, as well as internal control issues;
  • Calculate and review estimated payments and extension filings as directed by manager;
  • Assist with responding to IRS audit information requests on behalf of AbbVie;


  • B.A./B.S. in Accounting/Finance required.
  • 3+ Years related experience beyond the degree or Masters plus related experience.
  • Preferred: Public Accounting or Fortune 500 Corporate Tax experience preferred CPA and/or MST a plus, but not required

Significant Work Activities
Continuous sitting for prolonged periods (more than 2 consecutive hours in an 8 hour day)
Yes, 5 % of the Time
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Equal Employment Opportunity
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