Tax Manager

Job Description

While many local CPA firms are merging and being swallowed up by the competition, we remain independent and ready to follow our own path!  Are you a Tax Manager looking to join a stable, family friendly CPA firm that is experiencing a tremendous amount of growth, values your contribution, invests in your training, and provides you with a career that you can enjoy for a long time?  We’ve got your answer:  Mueller Prost.


As a Tax Manager in our Clayton or St. Charles office, you will be providing direct oversight of multiple tax engagements dealing with a broad range of clients in various industries. Duties include

  • Managing tax compliance on such returns as 1040, 1041, 1065, 1120, and 1120S
  • Planning and projections, responding to notices and examinations, and performing federal and state research on a variety of clients and across multiple tax engagements 
  • Actively involved in client consulting and planning throughout the year as well as preparation and review of quarterly estimates 
  • Client representation and communication with tax authorities
  • Training, guiding, and supervising other members of the tax department 


Our clients expect something different from us, so we are looking for an innovative dedicated team player that has a heart for client service. We seek an outstanding professional that possesses the following qualifications:


  • Minimum 7+ years recent Public Accounting experience in Tax
  • Must have CPA
  • Strong foundation of tax accounting and tax law is expected
  • Experienced tax reviewer of tax forms including 1120, 1120S, 1065, 1040, 1041, and related schedules and multi-state filings
  • Experience and proficiency in Microsoft Office. Advanced Excel skills preferred.
  • Ability to quickly become proficient in the other information technology tools used by our firm such as CCH’s ProSystem fX software and/or Engagement software packages is expected and if you have experience in these, that’s even better!
  • Strong ability to plan, organize, and prioritize work
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills
  • Ability to actively maintain client relationships providing optimum client service in a timely manner
  • Ability to work overtime as required throughout the year 


  • Construction
  • Healthcare
  • Manufacturing
  • Not-For-Profit
  • Professional Services
  • Real Estate
  • Small Business Services
  • Trust/Estate/Gift 


Your commitment to Mueller Prost is the key to our success.  In turn, we’ll reward you with a competitive salary and bonus eligibility plus a benefits package that shows we care about you, your family, and your future.  We encourage team members to develop their distinctive talents and strengths – and embrace an entrepreneurial spirit that rewards individual achievement.


Mueller Prost has grown to become a leading CPA and business advisory firm with over 35 years of dedicated service to our clients.  We have over 190+ dedicated employees spread across our four-office firm.  

Mueller Prost is an equal opportunity employer and a firm believer in work-life balance.  We invite you to learn more about our firm by visiting our website at

  • Inc 5000 - 2017 and 2018, Inc. Magazine
  • Top 200 Firms - 2018, Inside Public Accounting
  • Best Places to Work - 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 St. Louis Business Journal
  • Best in Business – 2015, 2016, 2017, and 2018 St. Louis Small Business Monthly


To apply, submit resume to Mueller Prost, Human Resources:

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