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Director US Tax


Location Zürich

Job reference: JRQ$381-28864

Clock Start: To be discussed

Suitcase Tax & Legal

Your tasks

  • You lead the only U.S. tax team in continental PwC Europe and are responsible for its overall growth strategy and the U.S. individual tax clients of the Swiss firm.
  • You review and sign complex U.S. individual income tax returns for high net worth individuals, expatriates and foreign nationals with U.S. implications.
  • You advise on U.S. income, gift and estate tax planning to U.S. and non-U.S. high net worth individuals with cross-border tax matters including appropriate coordination with PwC teams from various European countries.
  • You write and publish relevant U.S. tax articles on in different publications including blogs and create internal and external marketing materials to grow the U.S. tax team.
  • You ensure the delivery of US tax returns and consulting advice to clients in a timely manner with the highest quality.
  • You work closely with other PwC teams such as Global Mobility and Private Clients teams

Your profile

  • You hold a Bachelor or Master's Degree in Law, Business Administration or similar.
  • You preferably hold a CPA or are an IRS enrolled agent.
  • You are experienced in Gift and Estate tax planning for US and Non-US persons.
  • You previously worked with foreign estates holding US assets and having US beneficiaries.
  • You can interpret income and inheritance tax treaties between USA and other countries.
  • You bring experience with and knowledge of IRS amnesty programs, US Renunciation and Exit Tax issues.
  • You can lead a team of up to 10 professionals.

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