Corporate Services

Senior Tax Accountant

Indianapolis, IN  •  Full Time

Job Description

Thompson Thrift is seeking a Full-Time Senior Tax Accountant to work out of the corporate office in Indianapolis, IN. As the Senior Tax Accountant, you will handle the day-to-day tax functions for the organization.

Duties & Responsibilities

  • Assist with fixed asset reconciliation
  • Assist with research on new tax jurisdiction in areas of pass-through tax, franchise/excise tax, sales/use tax, any other specialty taxes
  • Use data and insights to support decision-making
  • Assist with property disposition calculation on tax implications
  • Assist with tax busy season tasks including compiling and reviewing trial balances, new investor lists for new entities, communicating with CPA firms, distributing Sch. K-1s to all investors, collect internal signature and processing of all returns
  • Assist with tax workpaper preparations for all entities, corporation ops, construction company, and development companies
  • Uphold the company's code of ethics and business conduct


  • Bachelor's degree in Accounting / Finance
  • 2+ years of related experience in public accounting firm
  • Proficiency with computer platforms and applications
  • State and local tax return compliance experience 
  • Detailed oriented

Desired Qualifications:

  • Active CPA / in pursuit of obtaining CPA certification
  • Sound knowledge of tax compliance methods for Real Estate Partnerships and S- corporations
  • Sound knowledge of state and local tax allocation and apportionment
  • Considerable knowledge of partnership structures and their impact on real estate transactions and corresponding tax liabilities
  • Considerable knowledge of MACRS/ADS depreciation methods for real estate related fixed assets

Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Employees may perform other duties as assigned. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel objects, tools, or controls; reach with hands; and verbal communication. The employee frequently uses a computer keyboard and monitor. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. The employee is regularly required to be mobile and the employee occasionally travels both short and long distances via a variety of conveyances. The employee occasionally performs work on-site at construction work sites, office locations, and/or off-site venues. Performing this job will sometimes require the employee to walk work sites that do not have infrastructure, this includes walking on uneven surfaces, through mud, through ruts, etc. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.

Work Environment: The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing duties of this job, the employee regularly works in an office or remote setting. The noise in the work environment is usually quiet to moderate in an office setting. While performing the duties of this job, the employee may occasionally work at construction work sites where the employee is exposed to moving mechanical parts, high precarious places, fumes or airborne particles, outside weather conditions, and the risk of electrical shock. The noise in the construction work environment is usually moderate to loud. The employee is required to work in compliance with company safety policies, procedures, and applicable laws.

At Thompson Thrift,  we work to fulfill our mission daily ‘to positively impact our team members and the communities we serve.’ As a successful, 30+ year development and construction company, we are looking for team members who are inspired by our mission and share our core values of leadership, excellence and service. Our construction teams work in a driven, fast-paced work environment and have tremendous room for professional growth. Full time position with benefit package including health insurance, vision, dental, short and long-term disability, 401K and paid time off.   

Are you ready to join our team?