Senior Tax Associate

Hot Topic HQ - City of Industry, California - Full-time


We're in search of a Senior Tax Associate on our team to help ensure proper tax compliance for income and indirect taxes. You’ll handle the remittance of tax returns, payments, and research of tax inquires. 


  • Assist in the preparation and review of federal and state income tax compliance and the year-end/quarterly tax provisions.
  • Oversee the filing of sales, business licenses, occupation, personal property, and use tax returns.
  • Supervise and train tax associates on the team.
  • Prepare written communication to taxing jurisdictions for tax issues (i.e., refund claims, exemption forms, etc.).
  • Evaluate and recommend improvements to current methodology and processes.


  • Bachelor degree in accounting or economics related discipline. 
  • 3+ years of experience in corporate tax accounting.
  • Solid MS Word, Excel and Outlook skills.
  • Impeccable customer service skills; you’ll be collaborating with various teams so you’ll need a service-first mindset. 

Our company participates in E-Verify. E-Verify is a program that electronically confirms a candidate’s eligibility to work in the United States after completing the Employment Eligibility Verification (Form I-9). The information provided on the Form I-9 is compared to the records contained in the Social Security Administration and Department of Homeland Security (DHS) databases. This helps employers verify the identity and employment eligibility of newly hired employees.