Tax Accountant

Posted: 06/09/2022

Appvion is a leading manufacturer in North America and have been coating paper for over 100 years! Our products are everywhere and is used in many different forms such as labels, tickets, wristbands, and lottery just to name a few.  Did you know Appvion is the world’s largest supplier of online order, prescription, and deli labels?


This position is a great opportunity for someone to transition from public accounting tax work to industry accounting.


Our compensation and benefits that we offer are competitive and include the following:

  • Medical (PPO, HDHP)
  • Dental (two comprehensive plans to choose from)
  • 401k
  • Vision
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement (Up to $5,250 per year)
  • Wellness Center free of charge
  • Life insurance
  • Vacation (awarded based on industry related experience)
  • 12 paid holidays
  • Scholarships for dependents


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Expected Results:

  • Manage the monthly tax calendar and perform timely filings and payments for all tax types including income tax, property tax, sales tax and miscellaneous filings required by federal, state and international tax authorities (including Canadian GST among other international jurisdictions).
  • Prepare work papers in support of the federal/state income tax returns and manage the relationship with tax preparers. 
  • Prepare work papers in support of tax provision prepared in accordance with GAAP.
  • Respond to federal, state, and local authority inquiries and audits.
  • Respond to government survey requests for information.
  • Gather documentation and calculate the annual R&D tax credit.
  • Support business with customs compliance guidance and manage the duty drawback program to recover import duties.

Supporting Activities:

  • Support analyzes the tax impacts of proposed business strategies.
  • Provide analysis and recommendations on debt borrowing to minimize interest cash costs.
  • Assist accounting department with month end close and other technical accounting needs; analyzing and reconcile assigned general ledger accounts and prepare monthly journal entries as required.
  • Provide assistance with year-end financial audit with external auditor.
  • Analyze and reconcile assigned general ledger accounts and prepare monthly journal entries as required.

Required Prior Accomplishments, Experience, Skills:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Accounting is required.
  • 3+ years tax experience required; public accounting experience preferred.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) certification desired.
  • Ability to communicate information timely and effectively to a broad range of audiences.