How much does a Tax Accountant I make in San Jose, CA? The average Tax Accountant I salary in San Jose, CA is $73,381 as of May 27, 2021, but the range typically falls between $66,288 and $81,805. 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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Job Description for Tax Accountant I

Tax Accountant I assists in the maintenance and preparation of tax-related items to include tax records, tax returns, tax schedules, and related tax reports. Helps with the preparation of local, state and federal level returns to be submitted within specified tax deadlines. Being a Tax Accountant I may require a bachelor's degree. Typically reports to a supervisor or a manager. The Tax Accountant I works on projects/matters of limited complexity in a support role. Work is closely managed. To be a Tax Accountant I typically requires 0-2 years of related experience. (Copyright 2021 Salary.com)... View full job description

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