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Tax Director - Risk, Controversy, and Litigation - GETS

PricewaterhouseCoopers LLC
Albany, NY 12202
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PwC/LOS Overview
PwC is a network of firms committed to delivering quality in assurance, tax and advisory services.

We help resolve complex issues for our clients and identify opportunities. Learn more about us at www.pwc.com/us.

At PwC, we develop leaders at all levels. The distinctive leadership framework we call the PwC Professional (http://pwc.to/pwcpro) provides our people with a road map to grow their skills and build their careers. Our approach to ongoing development shapes employees into leaders, no matter the role or job title.

Are you ready to build a career in a rapidly changing world? Developing as a PwC Professional means that you will be ready
- to create and capture opportunities to advance your career and fulfill your potential. To learn more, visit us at www.pwc.com/careers.

The PwC network is a global market leader in tax services.

We assist businesses, individuals, and organizations with tax strategy, planning, and compliance, while also delivering a wide range of business advisory services.

With over 32,000 tax professionals, this means that the PwC network can support our clients both locally and globally.

We have experience working with an expansive and diverse client-base, which comprises all types of businesses-multinationals, local companies, privately-owned organizations, entrepreneurs, family businesses, trusts, partnerships, and private individuals.

Job Description
Global Enterprise Tax Solutions (GETS) positions at PwC are at the forefront of the tax profession
- creating a distinctive new approach to providing managed tax services. GETS delivers top talent, technology and processes across our global network to provide an alternative tax function model that is fit for purpose today and into the future. Clients are seeing this as an innovative collaboration in response to a strategic evolution in the global market for managed tax services.

The GETS Tax Risk Management, Controversy Solutions and Litigation Support Team is a national network of tax professionals prepared to help clients successfully navigate IRS process and procedure to facilitate compliance, drive negotiations, issue resolution, and assist with strategic forward planning. The team combines the knowledge and extensive experience of professionals from major law and accounting firms, leading in-house tax departments, and all major IRS functions including examinations, Appeals, international, and Chief Counsel.

As a result of this collective experience, the GETS Tax Risk Management, Controversy Solutions and Litigation Support Team brings valued, firsthand knowledge of multi-national client needs respecting representation before the IRS, including IRS organization, people, process, and current initiatives, and functional knowledge of client financial and tax systems and operations, to provide clients with all services necessary for effective management of their IRS relationship, including:

- Navigating the audit planning process;
- Focusing and scope-limiting

IRS examinations, where possible;
- Shortening exam cycles;
- Accelerating domestic and international issue resolution;
- Providing technical consulting on excise tax issues, employment tax issues, R and D Credit issues, and Transfer Pricing issues;
- Addressing information reporting and withholding matters;
- Facilitating 9100 relief;
- UTP analysis and disclosure (including FIN 48 analysis);
- Navigating IRS examination, Appeals, and alternate dispute resolution practice and procedure; and,
- Negotiating Pre-filing, closing agreements and voluntary disclosures.

Position/Program Requirements
Minimum Year(s) of Experience: 8


Minimum Degree Required: Bachelor's degree


Certification(s) Required: CPA, Enrolled Agent or Member of the Bar


Degree Preferred: Juris Doctorate or Master's degree in Accounting or Taxation


Knowledge Preferred:

Demonstrates thought leader-level knowledge with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in the following areas:

- Federal tax planning and reporting, including negotiations, issue resolutions, examinations and appeals risk assessment, internal controversy resolution, specialized tax technical consulting, audit support/documentation, and information reporting and withholding;

- IRS structure, management and operations respecting audit planning, audit procedures and cycle management; Revenue Agent's Reports (RAR)/Notice of Proposed Adjustment (NPA) production and negotiation, examination cycle closing procedures, calculations, and Statute of Limitations management;

- International tax impact of cross-border services and transactions, tax efficient operations planning, consulting, tax compliance and business planning services; and,

- Examination dispute resolution process, legislative and regulatory tax developments analysis, federal tax law and procedure research,written and oral advocacy.


Skills Preferred:

Demonstrates thought leader-level abilities with, and/or a proven record of success directing efforts in the following areas:

- Developing and sustaining effective client and IRS relationships;

- Using networking, negotiation and persuasion skills to identify and sell potential new service opportunities;

- Preparing and presenting complex materials orally and in writing;

- Demonstrating effective client engagement skills (i.e. defining resource requirements, project workflow, budgets, billing and collection); and,

- Leading teams to generate a vision, establishing direction and motivating members, creating an atmosphere of trust, leveraging

diverse views, coaching staff, encouraging improvement and innovation.




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