Tax Assistant : World class Defence Organisation based in Stevenage, Hertfordshire is currently looking to recruit a Tax Assistant. Please Note: you must be eligible for SC (Secret Level) Security Clearance if you’re not already cleared to that level however the company is happy to wait for the clearance to come through. The contract is initially for 3 months (ongoing after). The hourly rate is £16 per hour. Tax Assistant Job Description: Assisting the UK Tax Manager with taxation reporting requirements. o Preparation of Research & Development (R&D) Tax Credit Claims. This will involve o identification of all qualifying R&D projects including information gathering/support documentation preparation; o analysis of cost information held within SAP using excel to quantify the claim; o assessment of any qualifying MEP spend which has been consumed in the R&D process; o maintenance of backup files; and o pulling together a comprehensive final claim for review by the UK Tax Manager o General assistance to the UK Tax Manager in ensuring compliance of the company with taxation reporting requirements. This could include assisting with o the preparation of the UK Corporation Tax Computations o the completion of PAYE reporting returns Qualifications & experience required : Relevant technical/vocational qualification or equivalent experience • Good understanding of financial procedures, particularly in area of focus • General financial analysis and reporting skills • Is skilled in the use of appropriate systems, including IT • Confident and happy to engage with others in the business to obtain information • Completion of draft claim for R&D tax credits, in line with BMS 1128, for every qualifying project live in 2010 and 2011 including • Completion of tracking spreadsheet on a daily basis • Obtain from the relevant lead engineer a completed R&D tax template for each qualifying project or confirmation that project does not qualify. • Analysis of the financial spend for each qualifying project • Provision of comprehensive and referenced backup file to support the claim • Meeting any deadlines agreed with UK Tax Manager in supporting work on other compliance matters on an ad hoc basis
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