AU$56,729
Avg. Salary
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A Tax Accountant with Tax Preparation skills in Sydney, New South Wales earns an average salary of AU$55,626 per year. Most people move on to other jobs if they have more than 20 years' experience in this career.

AU$43,670 - AU$79,354
AU$44K
AU$57K
AU$79K
MEDIAN: AU$56,729
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50%
90%
AU$19.16 - AU$25.21
AU$21
MEDIAN: AU$21.40
50%
AU$0AU$79K
Salary AU$43,670 - AU$79,354
Bonus AU$3,931
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$40,937 - AU$78,579
  • Country: Australia
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 55
Hourly Data AU$0AU$25
Hourly Rate AU$21.40
Annual Data AU$0AU$78K
Bonus AU$3,931
Total Pay (?
XTotal Pay combines base annual salary or hourly wage, bonuses, profit sharing, tips, commissions, overtime pay and other forms of cash earnings, as applicable for this job. It does not include equity (stock) compensation, cash value of retirement benefits, or the value of other non-cash benefits (e.g. healthcare).
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AU$40,937 - AU$78,579
  • Country: United States
  • Currency: AUD
  • Updated: 15 Sep 2018
  • Individuals Reporting: 8

Job Description for Tax Accountant

Tax accountants specialize in preparing and submitting tax documents for clients, which can include private individuals and private and public companies; these companies may include non-profits and government agencies, as well. Tax accountants often devise tax strategies to defer or eliminate tax payments, coordinate audits with various taxation authorities, and advise corporate management of taxation strategies. As such, they must understand and interpret tax law and occasionally explain its implications to clients.

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Tax Accountant Tasks

  • Prepare tax returns and reports, maintain records, analyze and research complex tax issues.
  • Provides support during audits.
  • Ensure compliance with state and federal regulations.
  • Analyze tax regulations and recommend policies that minimize tax burden.

Tax Accountant Job Listings

Key Stats for Tax Accountant

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %
Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%

Experience Affects Tax Accountant Salaries

▲29%

▲9%

National Average
AU$55,000

▼8%

Gender

Female
44 %
Male
56 %

Years of Experience

Less than 1 year
5%
1-4 years
60%
5-9 years
24%
10-19 years
11%

Common Health Benefits

medical benefits
Medical: 2%
dental benefits
Dental:
vision benefits
Vision:
no benefits
None: 98%