BDO Manager, Expatriate Tax in Montreal, Quebec

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Position Summary

BDO Canada LLP is currently seeking to fill a position of Manager, Expatriate Tax for our Montreal Expatriate Tax group. This position will appeal to those who specialize in expatriate tax and are looking to work in a challenging and interesting work environment. This is a full time, permanent position, but candidates looking for a flexible work schedule will also be considered.

Key Accountabilities and Responsibilities

• Provide guidance and training to the team in the preparation of the Canadian and US individual tax returns

• Review of Canadian and US individual income tax returns

• Review of tax equalization and tax protection calculations

• Expatriate tax planning and advice, including:

o Providing tax interviews for individuals departing or entering Canada o Assisting with cross-border payroll research and the calculations o Assisting with the taxation and allocation of compensation between countries o Assisting with the expatriate tax policies and tax equalizations o Assisting the team with corresponding with the CRA and foreign tax authorities

• Various consulting which includes researching the income tax issues; such as compensation, global equity plans and other expatriate tax issues.

• Work closely with Senior Managers and Partners

• Develop and network with prospective business partners

Education and Professional Skills/Knowledge

• A Tax Manager in public practice or equivalent position in the industry, with a focus on expatriate tax

• Excellent time management and prioritization skills

• Professional accounting designation (CPA CA, CPA CGA, CPA CMA), or international equivalent

• Well-developed interpersonal and excellent written and verbal communication skills

• Ability to contribute to the development of the team members

• Desire to grow professionally

• Bilingualism required, French and English

Our Vision

One Firm engaged to make a difference through valued relationships with our people, clients and communities.


System ID: 2016-4038

Job Type (EN): Full Time

Job Industry (Choose up to 3 industries) (EN): Accounting and Auditing Services