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Senior Manager Tax

Company name
Walgreen Company

4 yrs required

Deerfield, IL, United States

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Posted on
Aug 22, 2021

Valid Through
Dec 05, 2021

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Senior Manager Tax

Duties: Responsible for representing WBA on Federal and/or State income tax audit matters and controversies, including: Strategizing and negotiating audit settlements. Drafting and reviewing all legal documents submitted to tax authorities, including responses to notices of proposed adjustment and information document requests. Developing tax protest, appeals and litigation strategies. Managing outside counsel, public accountants, and third party tax advisors assisting on complex tax authority examination issues. Partners with the tax compliance, tax planning, and tax credits and incentives teams to minimize overall tax liability, reduce effective tax rate, and enhance WBA’s cash flow. Proactively manages federal and state tax controversy issues to reduce the Company’s tax risk. Thinks strategically while engaging in day-to-day tactical details based on in-depth audit experience and tax technical knowledge. Communicates complex audit and tax concepts - written and verbally – for audit coordination. Directs and coordinates the state audit team on development of audit issues impacted by the federal tax audit. With the Director, Federal Audits and the Director, State Audits responsible for support and coordination of tax accounting under ASC 450 and 740 with regard to related overlapping Federal/State audit matters. Identifies and executes key tax strategies in order to reduce the Company’s overall tax burden/risk. Ensures that tax planning initiatives are properly incorporated into the tax compliance processes. Authority to sign returns, reports, filings and other communications on behalf of the Company under penalties of perjury, as necessary. Serves as a leader on cross functional team(s), providing leadership, direction, knowledge and advice to team members and senior management. Develops departmental plans and organizational priorities; is accountable for the performance and results of tax stewardship. Addresses technical issues and recommends solutions. Serves as a champion for people development across the Company. Develops and executes our tax strategy through innovative & creative thinking in a manner which reduces our overall tax cost/tax burden to the Company. Drives process improvement opportunities for tax function. Develops and executes short and long-term tax savings strategies by collaborating with the various tax functions. Directly impacts the Company’s tax rate to optimize Earnings per Share. Reviews and ensures that the tax filings minimize the overall tax liability to Walgreens leading to tax savings. Closely collaborates with Finance and Accounting on tax and accounting issues impacting the Company’s financials. Serves as a catalyst and leader on organizational and people development initiatives. Develops, mentors and coaches employees. Participates in divisional and company-wide projects and programs to develop engagement for division-wide and company-wide initiatives. Collaborates with business unit leaders and Finance/Accounting to minimize tax disputes and pursue opportunities. Authority to sign returns, reports, filings and other communications on behalf of the Company under penalties of perjury, as necessary. Identifies and evaluates tax issues during due diligence phase of Mergers & Acquisitions process. Manages due diligence and integration process for acquisitions/dispositions and serves as core member of tax acquisition team. Leads research of tax laws, regulations and case law to resolve complex tax issues and resolves technical issues. Closely monitors tax legislation and determines the tax effect of proposed changes and newly enacted tax laws. Collaborates with the Government Relations Team on lobbying efforts on specific tax legislation for key issues, as necessary.

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