Manager, Domestic Tax
in Halifax, NS

Halifax, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: 7011
Manager, Domestic Tax
Office Location Halifax, NS (Downtown)
Alternate Location: Antigonish, NS, Bridgewater, NS, Digby, NS, Halifax, NS (West End), Halifax,NS (Clayton Park), Kentville, NS, New Glasgow, NS, Port Hawkesbury, NS, Sydney, NS, Truro, NS, Yarmouth, NS
Req # 7011
Who we are
You know those big cities that still feel like small towns? Where everyone's friendly and helps each other out? That's like Grant Thornton. Except here we're all professionals and there isn't a mayor or a general store. What we're trying to say is that we're a large and growing professional services firm that still feels like a community. We employ over 2500 people across Canada, and we truly care about our colleagues, our clients and the communities where we work and live. That's what's most important to us. We're building a thriving organization that's purpose driven and still want to remember what your favourite milkshake flavour is.
As a Manager, Domestic Tax your responsibilities will include:
• Overseeing multiple client relationships across various industries, delivering on our promise as a business advisor, engaging regularly and advising on a wide range of matters, sometimes outside of tax
• Estate and succession planning
• Engaging with owner-managed businesses on a wide variety of tax an business planning opportunities
• Identifying, planning and implementing the reorganizations of companies, loss utilization strategies, the purchase and sale of businesses and other complex areas of domestic tax
• Identifying, qualifying and providing oversight to the delivery of specialty tax services such as transfer pricing, cross border advisory, sales tax, US tax and global mobility services
• Providing high quality estimates of current and future taxes under ASPE and IFRS
• Participating in the overall development of the Grant Thornton brand through internal and external activities and knowledge of industry
• Coaching junior tax team members and ensuring a meaningful performance review process
• Leveraging technical proficiency to advise and guide team members at lower levels
• Attending client and stakeholder meetings with the client service team
• Being an active part of the professional finance and tax community
• Being an active member of your local community
Be Grant Thornton
If you're a bit like us, you're driven to connect with how others are feeling and thinking. Here we walk in others shoes before taking action. Just imagine being part of a team that puts "we before me", where flexAbility is a mindset, and where you trust your colleagues to have your back. At Grant Thornton, you'll work with inspiring leaders who support your development, both personally and professionally. This is a place where your insatiable curiosity enables you to think, see and hear from a variety of perspectives, a place where every day is different and having the courage to grow is part of who you are. And when all this comes together, well that's when the magic happens!
Want to learn more about who we are and how we live our purple every day? Read our colleagues' stories at
Think you've got what it takes to be a Manager, Domestic Tax? Like the colour purple? Great. Here's a few more boxes we're also hoping you can tick:
• CPA designation
• Completion of CPA Canada In-Depth Tax Course
• 4 years' minimum public practice experience in Canadian income tax
• Strong organizational, oral and written communication skills
• Proactively growing the firm through differentiating the Grant Thornton brand in the marketplace, supporting and driving business development
• Strong background in financial accounting and financial reporting
• A commitment to exceptional client service
• Desire to learn and grow, and be an integral part of a high-performing team.
At Grant Thornton we're focused on making a difference in the lives of our clients, our colleagues and our communities. That's our purpose. Or, as we like to say, living our purple.
Are you ready to Discover Your Purple?
Grant Thornton LLP is committed to employment equity, human rights and respectful workplace principles throughout the life cycle of employment, including at the recruitment and hiring stages. We welcome applications from members of all equity deserving groups, including persons with disabilities, women, racialized and/or Indigenous applicants. Should you require accommodation in relation to the recruitment process, please notify us by emailing [email protected] and we will work with you to meet your accommodation needs.
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Grant Thornton LLP is a leading Canadian accounting and business advisory firm providing audit, tax and advisory services-locally and across Canada to dynamic privately owned, publicly listed and public sector organizations.

Together with the Quebec firm, Raymond Chabot Grant Thornton LLP, we have approximately 4,000 people in offices across the country.

As a member of Grant Thornton International Ltd, we benefit from being part of a network of more than 50,000 people providing clients with distinctive and personalized service in over 130 countries.

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