Baker Tilly

New York State & Local Tax (SALT) Market Leader

Job Locations US-NY-New York City
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Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP (Baker Tilly) is a nationally recognized, full-service accounting and advisory firm whose specialized professionals connect with clients and their businesses through refreshing candor and clear industry insight. With approximately 2,700 employees across the United States, Baker Tilly is ranked as one of the 15 largest accounting and advisory firms in the country. Headquartered in Chicago, Baker Tilly is an independent member of Baker Tilly International, a worldwide network of independent accounting and business advisory firms in 147 countries, with 30,000 professionals. The combined worldwide revenue of independent member firms is $3.2 billion.


It’s an exciting time to join Baker Tilly!  We are seeking a New York SALT Market Leader to join our Manhattan office. 



Baker Tilly Annual Report 2017 


  • Proven market leader to take ownership of and lead our New York SALT practice expansion initiative

  • Leader must be viewed as a SALT expert by the New York market place and have deep long-term relationships with tax executive decision makers in the healthcare, private equity, hedge/alternative fund, manufacturing, distribution and/or retail industries

  • Applicant must have intimate knowledge of the New York SALT marketplace and a proven ability to develop a practice through business development initiatives

  • Candidate will also have the opportunity to collaborate with other partners and senior managers on proposals and business development initiatives with SALT components

  • Applicant will consult, work with, service and make recommendations on business and process improvement and serve as a value added business advisor to clients

  • Candidate will be hiring, managing, developing, training and mentoring New York’s SALT team on projects and assessing performance for engagement and year-end reviews

  • Must have the ability to plan, execute, direct, and complete SALT and unclaimed property projects in a wide variety of industries; provide tax planning, consulting, and compliance expertise to clients; and manage to budget.

  • Must maintain and expand knowledge base in area of expertise, comply with continuing education requirements; be a leader in appropriate professional organizations, independent study, etc.






  • B.S. in Accounting and CPA required
  • At least 8 to 12 years of progressive SALT consulting and compliance experience in public accounting
  • Proven ability of building profitable long-term client relationships
  • Proven ability of managing numerous engagement teams on multiple client projects
  • Expertise in state pass-through nexus determinations, sales sourcing, withholding provisions and multi-state income tax planning is desirable
  • Broad exposure to State and Local Taxes including knowledge in State Income/Franchise Tax, Credits and Incentives, Sales and Use Tax, unclaimed property, with Property Tax a plus; must be eager to work on a variety of SALT issues
  • Demonstrated analytical, problem-solving, organizational, interpersonal, project management, communication skills

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