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Senior Associate, Tax - Renewable Energy

**Business Title:** Senior Associate, Tax - Renewable Energy

**Requisition Number:** 108566 - 32

**Function:** Tax Services

**Area of Interest:**

**State:** IL

**City:** Chicago

**Description:** At KPMG, you can become an integral part of a dynamic team at one of the world's top tax firms. Enjoy a collaborative, future-forward culture that empowers your success. Work with KPMG's extensive network of specialists & enjoy access to our Ignition Centers, where deep industry knowledge merges with cutting-edge technologies to create innovative tax solutions. Join a diverse team helping high-profile clients understand, analyze, and respond to complex business opportunities and challenges. Develop your career through a range of multifaceted engagements, formal training, and informal mentoring. At KPMG, we believe nothing is more important than investing in our culture because it's an investment in our people, our future, and what we stand for as a firm.

KPMG is currently seeking a Senior Associate, Tax - AMCS (Renewable Energy) to join our Accounting Methods and Credit Services ( practice.


+ Develop and provide knowledge in federal tax credits including but not limited to: Investment Tax Credit (ITC) and Production Tax Credit (PTC), IRC 48D (CHIPS), Advanced Manufacturing Production Tax Credit (IRC 45X), Qualified Advanced Energy Project Credit (IRC 48C), Employee Retention Credit (ERC), Work Opportunity Tax Credit (WOTC), New Markets Tax Credits (NMTC), Federal Disaster Tax Credits; and other emerging federal tax credits

+ Assist with Tax Credit design and implementation of projects for the credits listed above

+ Calculate and document credits through preparation of contemporaneous technical documentation, technical memoranda, quantitative workpaper preparation, and more

+ Establish project management framework, communication protocols, and establish data management systems for information management; provide regular communication and project management oversight services during the full project life cycle

+ Provide support for method reviews and assessments by assisting with the designing and implementing of projects related to revenue and expense recognition, capitalized items, fixed assets, and inventories

+ Support new business development, including add-on business, while sustaining excellent client service by networking within the firm and building on existing relationships outside of the firm; offer quality assurance, engagement review and exam support; supervise and aid in the development and training of employees; develop and mentor Associates and Interns


+ Minimum two years of recent tax renewable energy credit experience in a public accounting firm, engineering, or corporate taxation group

+ Bachelor's degree from an accredited college/university in accounting, finance, or a related field

+ Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office applications including Word, Excel, PDF, and PowerPoint

+ Experience performing tax research, tax credit, reading case law and familiarity with the internal revenue code and associated regulations

+ Excellent oral and written communication skills; able to handle multiple engagements and client service teams

+ Ability to travel and work at client locations

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**GL:** 5

**GF:** 15300

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