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BMO

Manager, Taxation

BMO
Location
Toronto, ON
Details
Full Time
6 days ago
Address:
100 King Street West

Job Family Group:
Finance & Accounting

Supports the tax accounting, provisioning, tax compliance, audits and governance for BMO Financial Group and its businesses. Applies knowledge and research of the relevant tax legislation and guidelines that can impact the business reporting and compliance. Develops tax related technical and accounting solutions and tax reporting advice.

Supports tax advisory and management advice for an assigned business/group to ensure compliance and the best possible outcome for tax implications. Works with stakeholders in Finance and the business to support the business objectives through tax advisory, audits as well as corporate acquisitions, divestitures, and corporate reorganizations. Applies knowledge and research of the relevant tax legislation and guidelines that can impact the business.
  • Provides input into the planning and implementation of tax accounting, reporting & compliance programs / processes (e.g. tax provisioning, return filings, payments and audits).
  • Supports the maintenance of the database / records management of all required filings and other tax compliance activities including audit responses; designs and produces regular and ad-hoc tracking reports to help ensure timely compliance.
  • Researches and identifies position statements on current and proposed tax related issues, programs, initiative or legislation for the business / group / enterprise.
  • Analyzes data and information to provide taxation insights and recommendations (e.g. returns, re-assessments, objections, etc.).
  • Analyzes data and information to provide taxation insights and recommendations (e.g. returns, re-assessments, objections, etc.).
  • Manages people and leads a team capable of delivering the desired business results.
  • Acts as a trusted advisor to assigned business/group.
  • Influences and negotiates to achieve business objectives.
  • Recommends and implements solutions based on analysis of issues and implications for the business.
  • Assists in the development of strategic plans.
  • Identifies emerging issues and trends to inform decision-making.
  • Supports development and execution of strategic initiatives in collaboration with internal and external stakeholders.
  • Performs research based on current and proposed tax legislation, regulations and guidelines; supports the group leader in communicating advice across the Bank related to changes.
  • Breaks down strategic problems, and analyses data and information to provide tax-related insights and recommendations.
  • Builds effective relationships with internal/external stakeholders.
  • Acts as liaison between stakeholders in order to align agendas and ensure a clear understanding of the business context.
  • Leads/participates in the design, implementation and management of changes to core business/group processes, systems, information reporting and products as a result of changes to jurisdictional tax requirements, the related tax compliance, standards and regulations.
  • Monitors compliance with tax policies, procedures and controls to ensure completeness and accuracy of financial information.
  • Reviews business initiated transactions, including including withholding tax and changes to tax requirements, to ensure tax risks are assessed, mitigated and communicated to the Group leader and other stakeholders as appropriate; works with others to ensure tax issues are addressed.
  • Executes work to deliver timely, accurate, and efficient service.
  • Provides no tax advice directly or indirectly to particular customers or employees of BMOFG.
  • Focus is primarily on business/group within BMO; may have broader, enterprise-wide focus.
  • Provides specialized consulting, analytical and technical support.
  • Exercises judgment to identify, diagnose, and solve problems within given rules.
  • Works independently and regularly handles non-routine situations.
  • Broader work or accountabilities may be assigned as needed.
    Qualifications:
  • Typically between 5 - 7 years of relevant experience and/or certification in related field of study or an equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Professional designation preferred e.g. CPA, LLB.
  • Working knowledge in the application of corporate taxes for the assigned jurisdiction(s) / portfolio.
  • Working knowledge in the application of tax accounting concepts. • Working knowledge of specialized tax return software.
  • Deep knowledge and technical proficiency gained through extensive education and business experience.
  • Deep knowledge and technical proficiency gained through extensive education and business experience.
  • Verbal & written communication skills - In-depth.
  • Collaboration & team skills - In-depth.
  • Analytical and problem solving skills - In-depth.
  • Influence skills - In-depth.
  • Data driven decision making - In-depth.


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At BMO we are driven by a shared Purpose: Boldly Grow the Good in business and life. It calls on us to create lasting, positive change for our customers, our communities and our people. By working together, innovating and pushing boundaries, we transform lives and businesses, and power economic growth around the world.

As a member of the BMO team you are valued, respected and heard, and you have more ways to grow and make an impact. We strive to help you make an impact from day one - for yourself and our customers. We'll support you with the tools and resources you need to reach new milestones, as you help our customers reach theirs. From in-depth training and coaching, to manager support and network-building opportunities, we'll help you gain valuable experience, and broaden your skillset.

To find out more visit us at https://jobs.bmo.com/ca/en .

BMO is committed to an inclusive, equitable and accessible workplace. By learning from each other's differences, we gain strength through our people and our perspectives. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process. To request accommodation, please contact your recruiter.
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