Job Title Cost Segregation Tax Consultant
Location Indianapolis, IN
Position Id EB-1401609506
Job Description

McGuire Sponsel's Cost Segregation practice is growing quickly and provides the right professional with the ability to advance quickly. Cost Segregation involves utilizing construction cost estimating procedures to maximize tax depreciation which in turn reduces our client's federal tax burden. Our Cost Segregation practice utilizes a detailed engineering analysis requiring a detailed review of architectural documents as well as detailed on-site inspections. The information gathered is utilized to apply the proper asset classifications based on our in-depth knowledge of the Tax Code. 

McGuire Sponsel is a highly specialized practice group that has experienced tremendous growth while serving leading accounting firms and businesses across the country.  We partner with CPAs to provide businesses cost segregation & fixed asset studies, financing & economic incentive services, IC-DISCs, nonprofit advisory solutions, and research and development tax credit studies. The value that we bring to our clients is unique and is a combination of several areas of study. This is an excellent career opportunity for recent graduates in the accounting, construction management, or engineering fields that may be looking to differentiate themselves from the typical career path. The consultative position places a high value on client relationships and involves expert-level strategies. McGuire Sponsel is a project driven work flow process and requires strong project management skills set to meet deadlines.

• Effectively communicate with clients & CPAs to understand their goals and needs.
• Review & analyze all available construction cost documentation for a respective project.
• Examine any available construction blueprint/drawings to identify and properly classify all depreciable assets.
• Conduct on-site inspections to notate and document the nature and use of all depreciable property.
• Cost estimating using programs such as RSMeans & Marshall Valuation Service when actual costs are not available.
• Prepare detailed schedules & reports summarizing and supporting the results of our depreciation analysis.

• Bachelor's degree with concentrations in accounting, construction management, or engineering.
• No prior experience with tax credits is necessary.
• 1 – 5 years relevant construction or engineering experience is desirable.
• Recent college graduate applications will be accepted and considered. 
• Thrives in fast-paced, high energy environment.
• Strong project management skills.
• Confidence and professionalism to effectively communicate via email, phone, and in person with high-level executives.
• Existing knowledge of tax law in its relation to depreciation, construction practices, civil engineering, or cost estimating procedures is desirable.
• Advanced Excel skills.
• Local & nationwide travel required (up to 30%).

For more information about our firm, please visit our website at  Please apply online through Blue & Co.

We will not sponsor an employment related visa for this position. A background check will be required for employment in this position. Blue is an EOE/AA employer. M/F/D/V.  All individuals, including minorities, women, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply.

No phone calls please. Agency candidates will not be considered for this position.

Location Indianapolis, Indiana
Travel Involved 20-30%
Education Bachelor's Degree
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