Tax Manager

Are you a Tax Manager that is ready for something new and likes the flexibility of working from home? Are you tired of the day-to-day grind that comes with traditional CPA firms? If so, we have an opportunity for you! We are seeking a Remote Tax Manager to work with our firm full time that is ready to be a part of our team. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about helping small business owners, driven, detailed oriented, shows initiative, who can think outside the box when it comes to complex situations and someone who can leave a positive lasting impression on our clients. Building great relationships with our clients is what sets us apart from other firms. We need someone fun and professional!

Modern CPAs, Inc. is an extremely fast-growing boutique accounting firm, based in Newport Beach, CA. We work exclusively with service-based small business owners looking for a one-stop solution to handle strategic tax planning and tax preparation, bookkeeping, and business advisory services. Many of our clients are also real estate investors. We work with our clients throughout the year to help them build their businesses and reduce their tax burdens. We focus on tax strategies and teach our clients the various ways they can save, while making the process less stressful so they can focus their energy on running and growing their business. Because of this kind of client relationship, we do not require our team to work weekends, even in tax season.

If this sounds like a match, please apply, and include your most recent resume. We look forward to hearing from you!


  • Deliver a full range of tax services in compliance with laws and regulations within timeframe
  • Build relationships and interact with clients to provide excellent planning, consulting, and expertise
  • Provide innovative tax planning and review complex income tax returns
  • Respond to inquiries from the IRS and other tax authorities
  • Assist in managing, training, and mentoring staff to promote efficiency, stellar work product and advance continual growth in their skills and knowledge base
  • Help delegate and manage firm workflow to assure accurate, complete, and timely preparation of client tax returns and accounting work

Core Competencies

  • Accountable for completing assignments accurately in a timely manner
  • Actively pursues on the job learning and formal learning to develop and refine skills and competencies
  • Meets time constraints, budgeted goals, and client deadlines
  • Participates in planning and scheduling of client engagements
  • Organized, capable of prioritizing work, and conscious of the importance of time management
  • Able to adapt to changing conditions and perform under pressure
  • Actively listens to others and promptly responds to client and staff inquiries
  • Demonstrates professionalism in manner and appearance, contributing to positive morale
  • Treats co-workers with courtesy and consideration
  • Maintains a positive and cooperative attitude
  • Good at meeting deadlines and solving problems
  • Exceptional client service along with the ability to develop excellent client relationships
  • Analytical skills with detail orientation

Job Requirements

  • CPA preferred
  • BA in Accounting or MA in Taxation
  • 5+ years of experience in public accounting, additional experience in private industry is a plus
  • Excellent knowledge of tax accounting, tax compliance and individual, corporate and partnership tax returns.
  • Good at meeting deadlines and solving problems
  • Exceptional client service along with the ability to develop excellent client relationships
  • Strong leadership and personnel management skills
  • Analytical skills with detail orientation
  • UltraTax and QBO experience a plus

Supplemental Pay

  • Bonus pay

Work Location

  • Fully remote
  • Ability to work increased hours during tax deadlines


  • Work from home
  • Health insurance
  • 401k Plan
  • Paid time off
  • Flexible schedule
  • Dental insurance
  • Vision insurance
  • Disability insurance


Please submit your resume with a cover letter to: