Tax Assistant

Tax Assistant – Edinburgh - £26,000 - £32,000 DOE


Do you want to work for a highly professional leading law firm?

Are you looking to develop your skills in a different environment?

Are you looking to build you knowledge within the field of Tax?


What does a day to day look like?

  • To ensure correct tax returns are prepared and submitted to HMRC within time limits. This will include preparing returns for individuals, trusts, estates and charities
  • Maintain and up-date the Capital Gains Tax records and other appropriate records;
  • Ensure clients are advised of their tax payments and repayments position and check that such payments or repayments are made/received as necessary
  • To maintain the profitability of tax compliance work by recording time spent on clients accurately and ensuring work is carried out efficiently and with no time wastage
  • Review own clients regularly to ensure files, section records and other matters, including feeing tax matters, are up-to-date
  • Review annually the client’s affairs against a check list to consider if tax mitigation is possible and provide pro-active tax advice on the mitigation of tax liabilities
  • Liaise with HMRC on various tax matters


Who are we looking for?

  • Working knowledge necessary - a minimum of 3 years experience in a similar role
  • Strong background in Personal Tax, UK Income Tax and Capital Gains knowledge
  • Preferably, ATT qualified but not essential
  • Knowledge of Tax Computerised Systems including CCH, Word and Excel



Please get in touch today by clicking the link and forwarding your application.


HRC Recruitment acts as both an employment business and an employment agency. HRC Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer & all applications will be treated as such

Accountancy & Finance
Job Posted: 
Wed, 15 May 2024
Closing Date: 
Wed, 12 Jun 2024

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