How much does a Tax Counsel I make in the United States? The average Tax Counsel I salary in the United States is $101,990 as of August 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $81,290 and $110,290. Salary ranges can vary widely depending on many important factors, including education, certifications, additional skills, the number of years you have spent in your profession. With more online, real-time compensation data than any other website, Salary.com helps you determine your exact pay target. 

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The Tax Counsel I is responsible for developing tax saving plans and preparing legal documents involving liabilities. Acts as organization's representation in dealing with local, state, and federal taxing agencies. Being a Tax Counsel I requires a Juris Doctor degree from an accredited law school and may require admittance to a state bar. Offers counsel on the impact of tax laws and preparation of tax activities. In addition, Tax Counsel I typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. Being a Tax Counsel I work is closely managed. Works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Working as a Tax Counsel I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)

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