Robert Half

Tax Accountant - Retail - Luton

England, Bedfordshire, Luton
£50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
03 Jan 2018
02 Feb 2018
James Coxhill
Job Role
Qualification Level
Fully qualified, Newly qualified
Contract Type


Robert Half are hiring for a Tax Accountant for a leading international retail company based near to Luton. This is a full-time, permanent position.

Reporting into the Tax Manager, the Tax Accountant is responsible for looking after the UK and Irish corporate tax affairs of the business.

Responsibilities include:
  • Prepare the quarterly current and deferred tax reporting provisions under IFRS across the UK and Ireland
  • Prepare the UK corporation tax returns, and manage the tax compliance process, including group relief allocation and group tax payments with HMRC and finance/treasury colleagues
  • Preparation of tax and deferred tax provisions for inclusion in UK statutory financial statements under FRS101
  • Reviewing & managing the Irish corporation tax compliance process
  • Working with auditors, finance controllers and Group tax colleagues
  • Co-ordinating the SAO data collection and review process, and preparing the related notification and certificates for HMRC
  • Preparing final tax returns for companies in liquidation, including obtaining clearance from HMRC
  • Coordinating the tax risks identified within the UK & IE businesses, and reporting to Group Tax


The company is looking to hire a qualified tax accountant (ACA / ACCA / ICAS) or a qualified tax adviser (CTA) with significant UK corporate tax experience. This experience could have been gained either from working in practice or in industry.


The client is a leading international retail business based near to Luton.

Salary & Benefits

Salary is in the region of £50,000 to £60,000 plus benefits package.

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