NextEra Energy Sr Tax Analyst - State Tax Planning in Juno Beach, Florida

Sr Tax Analyst - State Tax Planning

Date:Dec 13, 2018

Primary Location:Juno Beach, FL, US, 33408

Company:NextEra Energy Requisition ID: 29830

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Position Specific Description We are seeking a Tax Professional to join the state tax planning team. This professional will have several key responsibilities including: (1) calculation and analysis of state apportionment factors for tax provision, tax forecasts and state income tax return filings, (2) determination of drivers of apportionment changes through data analytics, (3) working closely with Information Management to continue to streamline processes related to the state apportionment process, (4) proactively researching laws, regulations, administrative rulings and court cases and presenting proposals to ensure compliance with state tax laws, (5) prepare complex state tax returns and (6) support for state audit and various transactions. This position will help ensure that NextEra Energy, Inc. remains “Best in Class” with regard to the quality and efficiency of our state tax planning and compliance processes.

Sr Tax Analyst – Duties may include: • Manage state apportionment process and system including regular maintenance and continuous improvements

• Compute apportionment regularly and analyze drivers for tax provision, forecast, and returns

• Review and analyze state legislation and business events to determine the impacts on apportionment

• Review of state income tax return filings • Conduct technical research and prepare technical memorandums • Focus on tax planning and special projects (including system maintenance and/or development) • Researching and drafting responses to inquiries from government agencies regarding tax filings, compliance, and other claims • Extended Hours may be necessary

Job Overview This job is responsible for the more complex projects associated with the maintenance of tax records and the preparation of all or specifically assigned tax returns, complex separate company corporate income tax and partnership tax returns and consolidated tax returns and related reports. Employees in this role may provide functional advice or training to less-experienced tax accountants.

Job Duties & Responsibilities • Assists in developing tax structures and strategies that defer, minimize, or eliminate foreign and U.S. taxes on existing and prospective company investments • Monitors all tax compliance activities and exposures, including tax return preparation and reporting, and the status of local audits and dispute resolution proceedings • Conducts financial and economic analyses • Develops and prepares the organization's financial plans and budgets, and interpreting financial reports and tax returns • Performs other job-related duties as assigned Required Qualifications • Bachelor's - Accounting / Finance • Experience: 5+ years

Preferred Qualifications • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) • Master's - Accounting / Finance

Employee Group: Exempt Employee Type: Full Time Job Category: Finance, Accounting & Business Analytics Organization: Florida Power & Light Company Location: Juno Beach, Florida Other Work Locations: Florida Relocation Provided: Yes, if applicable

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