Tax Analyst - Duluth, GA

Duluth | Georgia | United States

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Tax Analyst - Duluth, GA

3950 Shackleford Rd, Hampton Green
Duluth, Georgia, 30096
United States

The opportunity:

We are seeking a Tax Analyst based out of our Duluth, GA locationThe Tax Analyst Administers the 1099/1042 tax reporting process through collection and accurate data gathering of W9/W8 information.

How you will impact WestRock:

  • Utilizes spend reports and JDE data to determine whether a supplier’s spend is reportable to the IRS during the tax reporting period
  • Ensures compliance of all policies and guidelines by staying abreast of all IRS changes and updates
  • Periodically contacts suppliers to understand their business with WestRock, as well as, to collect supporting documentation
  • Inquires with plant locations to request spend detail
  • Reviews spend data on a monthly/quarterly basis to ensure a W9/W8’s are available, and requests documents as needed
  • Provides annual data file to the IRS, reporting spend with WestRock suppliers
  • Follows policy and procedures for ensuring the IRS B-Notice process is completed according to IRS regulations
  • Assists vendors and field with all 1099 inquiries\
  • Place suppliers on hold according to IRS rules and communicate to appropriate business units as needed
  • The supplier analyst may also need to apply WRK funds to repay fines to the IRS and/or perform supplier withholding(s). 

What you need to succeed:

  • Associates/Bachelor’s Degree preferred or equivalent work experience
  • 3- 5 years of related professional experience
  • 1099/1042 tax reporting experience required
  • W9/W8 maintenance experience required
  • Experience with handling B-Notice's required
  • Data reporting/analytical experience preferred
  • JDE, SAP experience preferred

What we offer:

  • Corporate culture based on integrity, respect, accountability and excellence
  • Comprehensive training with numerous learning and development opportunities
  • An attractive salary reflecting skills, competencies and potential
  • A career with a global packaging company where Sustainability, Safety and Inclusion are business drivers and foundational elements of the daily work.



WestRock Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to creating and maintaining a diverse workforce: Minorities/Females/ Disabled/Veterans.


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