Tax Accountant V Salary in Los Angeles, California

How much does a Tax Accountant V make in Los Angeles, CA? The average Tax Accountant V salary in Los Angeles, CA is $165,713 as of April 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $143,555 and $188,032. 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. 

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Job Description

Responsible for the maintenance and preparation of tax records, tax returns, and tax-related schedules and reports. Prepares paperwork for local, state and federal level returns for submission within specified deadlines. Collects and analyzes changes in local, state and federal regulations to ensure work processes are in compliance with those changes. Requires a bachelor's degree in a related area. Typically reports to a manager. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Typically requires 10+ years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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    Tax Accountant IV

    7 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Tax Accountant V

    10 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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    Tax Supervisor I

    3 + years experience
    Bachelor's Degree

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