PAE, Inc Senior Tax Accountant in Arlington, Virginia

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Senior Tax Accountant

PAE is seeking to hire a Sr. Tax Accountant to support our Tax Department in Arlington, VA.

Job Duties:

  • Compliance filing of state and local sales and use tax returns. Includes running billing reports and analysis of multi- jurisdiction billings for preparation of the returns.

  • Compliance filing of business personal property tax returns.

  • Compliance filings of Unclaimed Property escheatment reports. Includes due diligence mailings and reissues of checks, followed by escheatment to various states as required.

  • Compliance filings of various state & local business licenses as required.

  • Prepare and update sales/use tax exemptions certificates as needed in support of the Procurement department.

  • Gather data needed for filing of various non-income tax returns.

  • Analysis and preparation of supporting schedules and apportionment information for company income tax filings.

  • Analysis and preparation on account reconciliation of general ledger tax account balances.

  • Preparation of wire requests for tax payments on a monthly, quarterly and annual basis.

  • Tax research and support to various departments within the company.

  • Updating due date tracker.


  • U.S. Citizenship is required for this position

  • Undergraduate degree (accounting/business administration)

  • 3+ years experience in private or public accounting

An Equal Opportunity Employer. PAE’s hiring practices provide equal opportunity for employment without regard to race, religion, color, sex, gender, national origin, age, United States military veteran’s status, ancestry, sexual orientation, marital status, family structure, medical condition including genetic characteristics or information, veteran status, or mental or physical disability so long as the essential functions of the job can be performed with or without reasonable accommodation, or any other protected category under federal, state, or local law.

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PAE is a leading provider of enduring support for the essential missions of the U.S. government, its allied partners and international organizations. With over 60 years of experience, PAE supports the execution of complex and critical missions by providing global logistics and stability operations, technical services and national security solutions to customers around the world. PAE has a workforce of approximately 15,000 people in over 60 countries on all seven continents and is headquartered in Arlington, VA.

In compliance with the ADA Amendments Act (ADAAA), should you have a disability and would like to request an accommodation in order to apply for a currently open position with PAE, please call Recruiting at (703) 656-6064 or email with "Disability Assistance" in the subject line.