Archive for Kat Jennings

Senior Vice President Tax – Family Office (Los Angeles, CA)

VP Tax Job, Tax Executive Search

Our retained search client is a global private family office that actively manages a global diversified portfolio of investments (including private equity and real estate), is seeking to hire a Senior Vice President, Tax. This executive will oversee the company’s global tax function and all matters concerning tax planning and strategy. The Senior VP Tax must have strong pass-through tax experience with M&A experience a plus. This is an exciting position with a direct impact on the success of the family office business operations as a whole.

• Responsible for global tax planning and compliance; reviewing and filing of all domestic and international corporate, personal, partnership and other income and indirect tax returns; implementing and managing company’s income tax and indirect tax compliance activities

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Senior Tax Manager/ International Tax  (Rutherford, New Jersey)

Position is responsible for providing technical tax leadership, with an emphasis on international tax. Position is responsible for international tax matters for the Americas consolidated group including preparation and/or review of international portions of the consolidated tax provision, preparation and/or review of international reporting requirements for the US consolidated return and transfer pricing. Transfer pricing responsibilities include managing documentation processes, preparation and review of various analyses, providing guidance to Brand Finance and Operations teams and intensive interaction with HQ transfer pricing team. Responsible for transfer pricing in a complex inbound, multinational group. Position is responsible for ensuring timely compliance and reporting by the international affiliates in the group for both income and transaction taxes. Highly visible position especially regarding transfer pricing. Significant interaction with the business as well as accounting teams.

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Tax Job – Tax Manager/ Partnerships – Northern California

Tax Manager/Partnerships (San Francisco Bay Area, CA)

The Tax Manager role requires partnership, S corp and individual tax consulting experience and the skills to effectively diagnose clients’ needs in order to develop and implement solutions. Primary responsibilities involve providing tax compliance, tax accounting, tax research and planning on partnerships, s corps and individual tax return for sophisticated clientele. We will build upon your technical strengths in order to expand your expertise in partnership, s corp and individual taxation. Our firm builds well-rounded tax experts to serve a myriad of client needs which leads to continued professional growth. Our culture is to develop trusted tax advisors with sound judgement with the highest ethical standards in the profession. The Tax Manager/Partnerships will be responsible for a range of projects including:

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The Tax Provision And The Tax Cuts And Jobs Act: Complimentary Training Webinar For Tax Professionals

Nick Frank, Instructor, Tax Provision Webinar

On Friday, July 20th 2018 TaxConnections invites tax professionals working in corporate tax departments to learn from nationally recognized tax provision instructor Nick Frank. After working with sophisticated tax software in Big Four and a Fortune 500 company, Nick developed a program to simplify the tax provision process.

For those of you who have attended his previous webinars through TaxConnections invitations, you now understand why Nick is such a fantastic instructor of the corporate tax provision. After personally interviewing thousands of tax professionals responsible of the corporate tax provision, and learning the pain tax professionals experienced preparing the tax provision, it was important to identify a solution that makes life easier for tax professionals.

If you have not had the opportunity to participate in one of Nick Franks tax provision webinars, please do so with our compliments. All you need to do is register here, show up and take great notes.

If you are unable to make this last part in the series, and want to register for the next 4 part series, register for this one today and we will invite you to the next series to learn all four parts.



Tax Executives: Who Wants To Work For A Billionaire?

TaxConnections Executive Search Services Division has been retained by a global billionaire to run his office. Having conducted numerous searches for billionaires and their families over many years, allow me to tell you that the three top candidates will be the only individuals who will be revealed this well known family name and business enterprise. These highly confidential searches are always conducted to protect the privacy of the billionaire but the good news is you are protected as carefully as we protect the client.

The billionaire resides in Southern California and is searching for a highly intelligent, organized Head of Tax(HOT) to manage a diversified portfolio of private equity, real estate and media investments. The HOT will oversee all matters around tax planning, tax strategy and manage the entire tax team. In this role, you will be working with family office CFO and other executives who are team-focused towards strategic business operations for this billionaire with multiple business investments and acquisitions. Role requires tax executive who has the gravitas and the highest professional ethical standards and character.

If interested to learn more, please send a message to Kat Jennings, TaxConnections CEO to request a private discussion.



Want To Find A Tax Job? – View Abraham Lincoln’s Resume

Kat Jennings, Find Tax Job, Tax Recruiter

Three types of tax professionals have their Professional Profiles in TaxConnections Worldwide Directory of Tax Professionals:

1) Tax Professionals Creating Higher Visibility/Authority
2) Tax Professionals Developing New Business
3) Tax Professionals In Transition

When a tax professional is looking for a new tax opportunity and registers to Find Tax Jobs, the first thing they receive is a series of messages that coaches members through the process of attracting key decision-makers to them.

Everything has changed about finding a tax job and if you do not know how to navigate the process you are at a huge disadvantage. Having personally placed thousands of tax professionals throughout my tax search career, I know how it works more than anyone. I see every mistake people make and want to reach out and help all of you through what is often a heartfelt process. I genuinely want every tax professional to succeed as my life work has been about helping you. Never give up-follow us and we will show you the way.

Today, I give you a bit of inspiration that I must credit to the They were kind enough to send it to me and now I share this with each and every one of you.


1831 – Failed in business

1833 – Defeat for Legislature

1833 – Second failure in business

1836 – Suffered nervous breakdown

1838 – Defeated for Speaker

1840 – Defeated for Elector

1843 – Defeated for Congress

1848 – Defeated for Congress

1855 – Defeated for Senate

1856 – Defeated for Vice President

1858 – Defeated for Senate


My path was worn and slippery. My foot slipped from

under me, knocking the other out of the way. But I

recovered and said to myself, it’s a slip and not a fall.

~ Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. President



July 4th – Independence Day In The United States

Independence Day, also known as the Fourth of July is a U.S. Federal Holiday commemorating the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. The Continental Congress declared that the thirteen American colonies at the time (Delaware, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Georgia, Connecticut, Massachusetts Bay, Maryland, South Carolina, New Hampshire, Virginia, New York, North Carolina, Rhode Island and Providence Plantations) regarded themselves as a new nation, the United States of America, and were no longer part of the British Empire. John Hancock was the first person to sign the Declaration of Independence. Here is what John Hancock said:

“We must be unanimous; there must be no pulling different ways; we must hang together”. ~ John Hancock, July 4, 1776

We want to thank all of our independent author contributors and readers of TaxConnections Worldwide Tax Blogs platform for hanging together. You understand the value of having your tax reputations discovered by a stream of new business clientele. If you would like to be part of our tax blogger platform you can join us as a TaxConnections Member. We will post your tax blogs, too!



Gift For Tax Professionals – Best Tax Jokes eBook

Best Tax Jokes eBook, TaxConnections

We know you will enjoy one of the most popular eBooks we provide to our tax professional members. In fact, TaxConnections members have written or provided many of the jokes in this eBook. With more than 111 tax jokes on a wide range of topics, we know you will have a few laughs with your family, friends and clients.

Tax professionals are a lot of fun and have many stories to share. We encourage you to send us your favorite tax jokes and we will include them in future editions submitted by you to promote your services.

Request – TaxConnections Best Tax Jokes eBook


Corporate Tax Professionals: Go From Excel To Simplicity With International Tax Provision Training (Friday, June 29th 2018)

Tax Provision Training, International Tax Provision

There is a light shining on the corporate tax provision and the TCJA! There is now a simple and easy way to do the tax provision. Yes, a new solution exists that is so good that anyone in the tax department can do the tax provision with ease. We highly recommend you listen to a nationally recognized tax provision expert Nick Frank, Tax Prodigy CEO show you how he takes you from Excel to simplicity with the international tax provision.

Topic: ASC 740 International Tax Provision

(Complimentary Step By Step Training How To Do The Corporate International Tax Provision)

Date: Friday, June 29th 2018

Time: 8:00AM – 9:00AM PDT; 9:00AM – 10:00AM MT; 10:00AM – 11:00AM CT; 11:00AM – 12:00AM EST

Register Here To Attend Tax Provision Webinar Friday, June 29th

SPECIAL NOTE: If you are unable to make the training this Friday, June 29th 2018 and want someone to call you to show you how it works, simply register here.


 Vice President of Taxation, Reports To CFO (Connecticut)

VP Tax Job, Connecticut, TaxConnections

We are currently seeking a Vice President Tax with the experience and vision to lead and develop a strong global tax team. This key role will oversee the global tax function of our clients global finance organization and executive team. We are looking for a leader who can successfully head the tax function of a public listed company leading cross-functional teams that support domestic and international operations. The successful candidate must be financially savvy, detail-oriented and organized, with good business judgment and strong communication & leadership skills, as well as the ability to build trustworthy relationships with staff, business partners and employees at all levels globally.

Vice President Tax Responsibilities:

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Understanding The Most Underutilized R&D Tax Incentive (Webinar Today, Thursday, June 28, 2018)

WHEN: Thursday, June 28, 2018 from 12:00 – 12:15 PM CT

Is your company taking full advantage of the R&D Tax Credit?

According to the Wall Street Journal, only 5% of companies eligible for the R&D Tax Credit actually take advantage of this incentive.

alliantgroup’s mission since 2002 has been one of education and awareness, and after over 15 years of experience specializing in the R&D Tax Credit, we have received a number of frequently asked questions throughout the years.

This webinar will answer the most pressing questions that you have, such as:

  • My company doesn’t invent anything, can I still qualify?
  • Why does the government offer the R&D credit?
  • Does my company need to be in a specific industry?
  • This sounds too good to be true…is it?

Whether your company has never heard of the credit, is interested but don’t think you qualify, or claim it every year you don’t want to miss this presentation that will give you a better understanding on how the credit works and how to receive the full benefit that your company deserves.

Join our presenter and tax expert, alliantgroup Managing Director, Reed Showalter, CPA as he breaks down these common questions for a better understanding of the benefits this incentive could, and should, be providing for you, your company or your clients.


With Our Compliments!



ASC 740 : Corporate International Tax Provision Webinar (Friday, July 29th 2018)


This upcoming complimentary training session teaches you how to do the international tax provision step by step. You do not want to miss it this coming Friday morning. Nick Frank is a fantastic teacher who believes in making it easy for you to understand the tax provision. Please take this extraordinary opportunity to tune into this session on the international tax provision and updates around the Tax Cuts And Jobs Act.

Topic: ASC 740 International Tax Provision

(Complimentary Step By Step How To Do Corporate International Tax Provision)

Date: Friday, June 29th 2018

Time: 8:00AM – 9:00AM PDT; 9:00AM – 10:00AM MT; 10:00AM – 11:00AM CT; 11:00AM – 12:00AM EST

Register Here To Attend Tax Provision Webinar (High Quality Training, No Charge)

Have a question? Contact Kat Jennings.


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