New York State Society of CPAs

Tax Professional

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Mengel Metzger Barr & CO. LLP
Elmira, New York, United States
23 days ago


Mengel Metzger Barr & CO. LLP (MMB) is looking for a dynamic, well organized, proficient, Tax Professional with highly effective communication skills to join their team. The successful candidate will be presented with the option to work 100% remote, in-person, or a hybrid work schedule, working collaboratively with the Elmira, New York team.

 The Tax Professional will have a verifiable track record of a keen attention to detail, the ability to work through challenging situations, and prioritize competing demands providing accurate results.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Preparation of individual and business tax returns.
  • Preparation of year-end adjusting journal entries.
  • Understanding of tax accruals.
  • Ability to share and communicate information in a virtual environment consistent with GAAP.
  • Supervise and train staff, including providing timely and meaningful reviews.
  • Demonstrate competency in technical skills, work quality and application of professional and firm standards.
  • Effectively communicate with clients, partners and all other team members.
  • Adhere to professional standards consistent with AICPA and maintain strict client confidentiality.
  • Building and maintaining customer relationships to promote and expand business.


 Metzger Barr & CO. LLP (MMB) is a public accounting firm, serving their clients since 1975 by providing a full range of accounting services, including tax, assurance/audit, consulting, dispute resolution, business valuation, forensic and investigative accounting, and litigation support.

MMB has a client-centered approach which has made MMB one of the most respected and successful accounting firms in the field. MMB has approximately 125 employees with locations in Canandaigua, Elmira, Hornell and Rochester, New York. 

The MMB team is comprised of dedicated, hard-working professionals with strong organizational, analytical, and problem-solving skills. MMB is proud of their commitment to staff development and is committed to offering employees a work life balance.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting.
  • Certified Public Accountant (CPA) or CPA Candidate, or Enrolled Agent (EA).
  • At least three years of relevant experience in public accounting.
  • Excellent written, verbal, interpersonal, relationship and organizational skills.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Suite.
  • Working knowledge of various accounting software programs such as CCH Axcess Tax, TValue, Fixed Assets CS, and QuickBooks (preferred).
  • Supervisory experience (preferred).
  • Must be available to work overtime throughout the year, during peak times as needed.
  • Demonstrated time management skills.

Job Information

  • Job ID: 59068788
  • Location:
    Elmira, New York, United States
    Elmira, New York, United States
  • Position Title: Tax Professional
  • Company Name: Mengel Metzger Barr & CO. LLP
  • Industry: Public accounting
  • Job Function: Tax Accountant
  • Job Type: Full-Time
  • Job Duration: Indefinite
  • Min Education: BA/BS/Undergraduate
  • Min Experience: 3-5 Years
  • Required Travel: None
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