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Tax Accountant Analyst at Mizuho Bank Ltd.

Posted in Accounting 30+ days ago.

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Type: Full-Time
Location: New York, New York

Job Description:


Support Unit Head and Tax Unit staff with general and tax accounting and administrative duties

Principal Responsibilities:

Tax Accounting

  • Prepare property tax returns

  • Mizuho Foundation monthly accounting close - reconcile checking account, prepare investment and accounting analysis in Excel, data entry using QuickBooks

  • Assist tax professionals in preparing corporate income tax returns and other tax compliance

  • Assist tax professionals with information gathering

  • Corporate tax software data entry

  • Maintain Tax Calendar

  • Maintain all departmental bookkeeping including estimated tax payments to taxing authorities

  • Organize and maintain permanent tax files

  • W-8/W-9 due diligence and form preparation for business departments upon request

Administrative Responsibilities

  • Maintain monthly/semester records of actual-to-budget expense reports including subsidiary billing and monthly time reports

  • Act as Unit’s timekeeper

  • Maintain Tax Unit Library, including purchase and renewal of library materials

  • Organize Unit Head's correspondence and records and follow up on pending matters 

  • Route or answer routine correspondence not requiring Unit Head's attention

  • Schedule appointments and make arrangements for meetings, conferences, and travel 

  • Conduct in-house training as per Head Office requirements

  • Handle all certified mail and special deliveries

  • Maintain and reorder supplies as needed


Experience:          3 years of experience as a tax analyst/administrative assistant with a general background in tax and accounting, preferably with tax or legal experience.

Education:           Undergraduate degree, preferably in accounting or finance.

Skills:                    Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite; experienced Quickbooks user preferable

Company Overview

Mizuho Americas is a leading financial institution comprising several legal entities, which together offer clients corporate and investment banking, financing, securities, treasury services, asset management, research and more. Mizuho’s operations in the Americas connect a broad client base of major corporations, financial institutions and public sector groups to local markets and a vast global network. Mizuho Americas is an integral part of the Japan-based Mizuho Financial Group, Inc. (NYSE: MFG), which is comprised of offices in nearly 40 countries, approximately 60,000 employees, and assets of more than USD 1.8 trillion. Learn more at

Mizuho Bank Ltd. offers a competitive total rewards package.

We are an EEO/AA Employer - M/F/Disability/Veteran.

We participate in the E-Verify program.

We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.