How much does a Tax Accountant III make in Chicago, IL? The average Tax Accountant III salary in Chicago, IL is $91,058 as of September 25, 2020, but the range typically falls between $83,295 and $100,408. 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 III

Tax Accountant III is responsible for the maintenance of tax records and the preparation of tax returns, tax-related schedules and reports. Prepares paperwork for local, state and federal level returns for submission within specified deadlines. Being a Tax Accountant III is responsible for the analysis of tax regulations to ensure all regulations are met by organization. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Tax Accountant III typically reports to a supervisor or a manager. The Tax Accountant III contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. Work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. To be a Tax Accountant III typically requires 4 to 7 years of related experience. (Copyright 2020 Salary.com)... View full job description

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