Monthly Archives: June 2018

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Category : Blog , sccm





The House GOP budget may open the door for more tax cuts. House Republicans’ newly unveiled budget plan would allow lawmakers to use the reconciliation process to implement a second tax cut (or “Phase 2”) of the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA). Under reconciliation, the bill would require only a simple Senate majority for passage instead of the usual 60-vote threshold. The House Ways and Means chairman indicated that a possible tax bill would mostly be directed at making permanent the TCJA’s individual tax rates and possibly other provisions set to expire in 2025.


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A New Way of Identity Theft

Category : Blog , sccm


How is Facebook now using Social Security numbers (SSNs)? Members of Congress are seeking answers about Facebook’s new policy of collecting the last 4 digits of political advertisers’ SSNs. The House Ways and Means Social Security Subcommittee sent a letter to Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg about the policy. The bipartisan group, which has jurisdiction over SSNs, cited “concerns about the problem of identity theft, including the risk associated with SSNs being stolen,” given the massive data breaches of recent years. To read the letter click here: https://bit.ly/2K184iZ


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Tax Accountant – Manager

Category : Positions

The Manager position includes managing client tax compliance needs, review of tax compliance projects, and. supervision of less experienced staff. Managers organize and prioritize client tax projects and have the opportunity to develop meaningful professional relationships with firm clients and personnel.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION:
• Master’s Degree with 5-6 years of public accounting experience
• A current CPA license
• Experience with Lacerte, QuickBooks, and office productivity software
• Effective communication skills
• Good time management skills
• Commitment to client service
Jones Simkins LLC is a local firm with two Utah offices located in Salt Lake City and Logan. Currently we have openings in the Logan office. There is opportunity for specialization and advancement in the firm. You can expect competitive salary and benefits. Please submit your resume to personnel@jones-simkins.com


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Tax Accountant – Senior

Category : Positions

The Senior position includes preparation and/or review of tax compliance projects. Seniors are assigned client projects and work under supervision of managers and partners. Seniors are given the opportunity to interact with firm clients and have the opportunity to develop meaningful professional relationships with firm clients and personnel.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION:
• Master’s Degree with 2-3 years of public accounting experience
• A current CPA license or demonstrated progress toward obtaining a CPA license
• Experience with Lacerte, QuickBooks, and office productivity software
• Effective communication skills
• Good time management skills
• Commitment to client service
Jones Simkins LLC is a local firm with two Utah offices located in Salt Lake City and Logan. Currently we have openings in the Logan office. There is opportunity for specialization and advancement in the firm. You can expect competitive salary and benefits. Please submit your resume to personnel@jones-simkins.com.


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Tax Accountant – Staff

Category : Positions

The Staff position includes preparation of tax compliance projects. Staff are assigned client projects based on experience and ability and work under supervision more experienced staff. Staff are expected to prepare sound work product for review. Staff will work closely with other firm personnel and have the opportunity to develop meaningful professional relationships within the firm.
QUALIFICATIONS FOR THE POSITION:
• Master’s Degree with 1-2 years of public accounting experience
• A current CPA license or demonstrated progress toward obtaining a CPA license
• Experience with Lacerte, QuickBooks, and office productivity software
• Effective communication skills
• Good time management skills
• Commitment to client service
Jones Simkins LLC is a local firm with two Utah offices located in Salt Lake City and Logan. Currently we have openings in the Logan office. There is opportunity for specialization and advancement in the firm. You can expect competitive salary and benefits. Please submit your resume to personnel@jones-simkins.com