Tax Analyst - New York - 16804BR

Moody's is an essential component of the global capital markets, providing credit ratings, research, tools and analysis that contribute to transparent and integrated financial markets. Moody's Corporation (NYSE: MCO) is the parent company of Moody's Investors Service, which provides credit ratings and research covering debt instruments and securities, and Moody's Analytics, which offers leading-edge software, advisory services and research for credit and economic analysis and financial risk management. The Corporation, which reported revenue of $4.4 billion in 2018, employs approximately 13,100 people worldwide and maintains a presence in 42 countries. Further information is available at
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Job Description

Assistance with federal, international and state and local tax matters including:
  • Oversight of withholding tax matters including W-8BEN-E/W9 forms
  • Review and approval of US creditable withholding tax
  • Prepare and file forms 720, 1042, and 6166 including quarterly/annual payment requests
  • Assist with quarterly estimated tax calculation and payment request
  • Prepare and file federal and state extension forms
  • Review and filing of US non-profit federal and state tax returns
  • Assist with booking journal entries for monthly close
  • Review of quarterly federal depreciation
  • Handle tax notices/correspond with tax authorities


  • One to three years of tax experience
  • BS in Accounting
  • Demonstrate ability to work independently and in a team environment
  • Tax return and/or provision experience desired
  • Experience with Corporate Tax Preparation Software (CorpTax, preferred)
  • Strong analytical and communication skills
  • Proficient in Excel and other Microsoft Office Applications
  • Ability to interact with multiple departments within an organization
  • Outstanding communication (verbal and written) skills; strong interpersonal skills are essential
  • Ability to effectively meet deadlines.
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