Tax Accountant

Our client, Poulin Financial Services in Portland, Maine, is seeking a self-motivated, independent-thinking, and detail-oriented Tax Accountant. The successful candidate will serve as a trusted advisor to clients with the goal of maximizing engagement and achieving positive outcomes.

As a Tax Accountant you will:

  • Deliver a full range of tax and accounting services in compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Build relationships with clients and provide excellent planning, consulting, and guidance.
  • Recommend tax and financial strategies that align with clients’ goals.
  • Identify and mitigate tax risks.
  • Ensure the confidentiality of each client by following all company procedures regarding information handling.
  • Follow industry trends and track changes related to taxes.
  • Grow the business by promoting the firm’s services and expanding the client base.


  • CPA/EA and/or Master’s degree in Taxation required
  • At least 4 years of experience in preparing individual and/or business tax returns
  • QuickBooks experience is required – Lacerte tax software and Thomson-Reuters tax research experience strongly preferred
  • Dedication to superior client service
  • Proven track record of working independently with clients
  • Excellent project management and communication skills
  • Exceptional analytical and time management skills
  • Keen attention to detail
  • Professionalism, dependability, integrity, and trustworthiness
  • Ability to thrive in a busy, team-oriented environment

If you’re interested, please submit a cover letter and résumé.

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Poulin Financial Services is a strong, stable financial services firm offering accounting, tax preparation, QuickBooks counseling, and business consulting services to individuals, small-to-midsize businesses, trust, and non-profits. Helping clients with planning and providing experienced advice are a priority for the entire team.