Manager – VAT & Corporate Tax

  • Full Time
  • Dubai
  • Posted on February 8, 2024

athGADLANG is looking for a Manager VAT & Corporate Tax for our team

Key Responsibilities:

  • Provide expert advice and guidance to clients on UAE VAT laws, regulations, and compliance requirements.
  • Assist in managing client relationships, including regular communication, identifying client needs, and delivering high-quality service.
  • Review client financial records, invoices, and transaction data to ensure accurate VAT treatment and compliance.
  • Conduct VAT risk assessments and identify potential areas of concern or non-compliance for clients.
  • Prepare and review VAT returns, ensuring accuracy and timely submission to the UAE tax authorities.
  • Assist in VAT audits and investigations, responding to queries from tax authorities, and resolving any disputes or issues that may arise.
  • Stay up to date with changes in UAE VAT & CT legislation, regulations, and guidance, and communicate the impact to clients.
  • Collaborate with the tax team and other professionals within the firm to develop and implement VAT & CT planning strategies.
  • Support the development and delivery of client training sessions and workshops on UAE VAT & CT topics.
  • Assist in the development and improvement of internal processes, tools, and templates related to UAE VAT & CT compliance and advisory services.
  • Build and maintain strong connections with your clients, ensuring you understand and manage their expectations adequately at all times.
  • Manage your client portfolio, with excellent client service.
  • Support the business Development team with TAX advice for potential clients.
  • Perform comprehensive impact Assessment of UAE CT.

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Taxation, Accounting, Finance, or related fields.
  • Professional tax or accounting qualification (e.g., CPA, ACCA, CA) is required.
  • Minimum of 8 years of experience in taxation, with at least 3 years in a managerial role, preferably with international tax exposure.
  • Demonstrated expertise in corporate tax planning, compliance, and advisory services, with specific experience related to UAE corporate tax highly regarded.
  • Strong leadership skills with the ability to manage and mentor a team of tax professionals.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and interpersonal skills to effectively engage with clients and team members.
  • Proficiency in tax software and Microsoft Office Suite.

What We Offer:
• Competitive salary package with benefits.
• Opportunity to play a pivotal role in leading the firm’s UAE corporate tax practice.
• A dynamic and supportive work environment with opportunities for professional growth and development.
• Exposure to a diverse client base and challenging VAT issues.