Emerson Electric Co Manager, State and Local Taxes in St. Louis, Missouri

DescriptionProvide support forincome/franchise tax audits. Preparestrategic income tax studies and analysis.Perform income tax research in support of tax compliance process anddivision/subsidiary operations.ResponsibilitiesIncome and Franchise TaxesAnalyze court decisions and prepareamended returns to take advantage of such decisions.Analyze and reconcile proposed auditassessments. Execute planning analysis and proposalsfor tax minimization projects.Analyze acquisition candidates for rateanalysis and due diligence.Analyze legislation to project impacton the Company and Subsidiaries.Assist in due diligence of prospectiveacquisition targets.Researchpertinent statutes, regulations and case law to assure statutory compliance,support filing positions, support refund claims, and attain the lowestpermissible liability for the Company.Manage audit activity including fieldinvestigation, research, protest and appeal writing and defense of theCompanys position before administrative and judicial authorities.Preparevarious state income tax guidelines for use by the compliance group to assistin return preparation.Assist withFIN 48 uncertain tax position identification and measurement. Performpre-filing review of assigned, major returns prepared by Corporate andSubsidiary tax personnel.MiscellaneousMaintain control of tax accrualaccounts.Prepare state/local registrations fornew acquisitions and reorganized companies.Additional InformationVEVRAA Federal ContractorEqual Opportunity Employerminorities/females/veterans/individuals with disabilities/sexual orientation/gender identity