Tax Accountant

Location: Chicago, IL

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Job Posted
Jun 03, 2024
Company: Green Thumb Industries

Company & Role Overview


The Role


  • Supports the income tax provision process including current and deferred tax calculations and supporting workpapers
  • Supports the company's strategy for 280E by ensuring proper documentation being in place and stored appropriately
  • Participates in tax planning strategies including transfer pricing studies
  • Prepares miscellaneous compliance duties, such as sales and use tax filings, personal property taxes, and other compliance projects, as required
  • Supports the quarterly and annual audit process including documenting support for positions taken adhering to ASC740
  • Supports mergers and acquisition related activity as needed
  • Coordinates all income and operational tax filings and other compliance projects, as required
  • Prepares supporting schedules for financial statements and quarterly and annual regulatory filings using applicable systems
  • Performs period-end financial close responsibilities
  • Prepares any adjusting entries necessary resulting from reconciliations
  • Supports internal customers by researching questions and investigating variances on the financial statements
  • Maintains standard operating procedures including month-beginning and month-end checklists
  • Maintains a proper system of effective internal controls
  • Effectively communicates and collaborates within the Accounting team and cross functionally to ensure proper workflow and adherence to standard operating policies and procedures
  • Supports Local, State, and Federal tax agency audits


  • Bachelor's Degree in Accounting or Finance and 1+ years of related experience
    • CPA preferred
  • Highly motivated, self-directed, innovative and able to work independently or among teams with keen judgement, common sense and resourcefulness
  • Adapts and thrives in a demanding, start-up, fast-paced environment
  • Superior communication and interpersonal skills (verbal, non-verbal, written), with the ability to build relationships at all levels, both internally and externally
  • Possesses a high level of critical thinking and attention to detail and accuracy
  • Operates with a high level of professionalism and integrity, including dealing with confidential information

Additional Requirements

  • Must pass any and all required background checks
  • Must be and remain compliant with all legal or company regulations for working in the industry
  • Must be a minimum of 21 years of age

Company BenefitsBenefits for this job may vary.

Dental, Medical, & Vision Benefits, Paid Time Off, Company Discounts, Flexible Time Off / Unlimited Vacation, Free Snacks / Drinks, Inclusive Environment, Life Insurance, Lunch & Learns, Paid Parental Leave, Relaxed / Casual Dress Code, Short-Term & Long-Term Disability, Work From Home / Remote

Working Environment

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About Green Thumb Industries

Calling all curious, collaborative, compassionate, boundary-pushing, trustworthy stewards: There’s a place for you.

Join us on our mission to promote well-being through the power of cannabis while giving back to the communities in which we serve.

People are everything at Green Thumb. Some of us nurture plants while others pore over legal documents or open new stores. A few things we have in common? We’re stewards of the plant, a happy and humble bunch and genuinely love what we do.