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American Electric Power Tax Analyst Senior / Principal (Non-Income Tax) in Canton, Ohio



Tax Analyst Senior / Principal (Non-Income Tax)

Job Description:

Prepare/review state and local transaction tax and property tax (non-income) returns, reports, estimates, work papers, and analyses.

Prepare/review non-income tax schedules for financial reports, forecasts, regulatory filings, and special studies.

Prepare/review analyses and work papers to support monthly recording and reporting of non-income tax accruals, including the reconciliation of tax accrual accounts.

Actively participate in continuous process improvement initiatives, including the utilization of technology tools such as Power BI, Power Query, Alteryx, etc.

Monitor non-income tax legislative, administrative, and judicial developments across the U.S. and ascertain how proposed and enacted changes will affect the company.

Conduct and/or supervise tax research and planning related to business activities and identify tax risks. Work closely with business to understand new product initiatives and advise on the applicability of non-income tax laws. Research tax issues/questions and prepare written analysis and conclusions.

Participate in the federal, state and local tax audit process including the preparation and review of responses to auditors’ questions, and review and prepare responses to audit assessments.

Skills :

  • Software: Vertex and PeopleSoft

  • Working knowledge of data analytics (Power BI, Power Query, Alteryx, etc.)

  • Strong attention to detail, well developed analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal communication skills

  • Ability to build relationships with customers and team members

  • Excellent organizational and multi-tasking skills


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Canton, OH

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Education requirements are listed below:

  • Bachelor's degree.

Work Experience requirement listed below for Tax Analyst Senior:

  • Four (4) years' in total work experience in business, finance, or accounting disciplines with two (2) years' in tax.

Work Experience requirement listed below for Tax Analyst Principal:

  • Six (6) years' in total work experience in business, finance, or accounting disciplines with two (4) years' in tax.

Required License(s)/Certification(s) are listed below:

  • Professional certification (CPA,CMA,CIA) or Graduate Business Degree preferred.


Physical demand level is Sedentary

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Geographic Proximity:

Open to Canton or Columbus, OH areas.

Equal Opportunity Employer | Minorities/Females/Disability/Vets