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Tax Accountant III in the United States

How much does a Tax Accountant III earn in the United States? The average Tax Accountant III salary in the United States is $82,894 as of March 28, 2019, but the range typically falls between $75,431 and $92,163. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target.  View Cost of Living in Major Cities

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Responsible for the maintenance of tax records and the preparation of tax returns, tax-related schedules and reports. Prepares paperwork for local, state and federal level returns for submission within specified deadlines. Responsible for the analysis of tax regulations to ensure all regulations are met by organization. May require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or a manager. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience.

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    Tax Accountant II

    2 - 4 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    4 - 7 years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Tax Accountant IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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