Job Description

CornerStone has partnered with a national tax consultancy firm in their search for a Real Estate Transfer Tax Director to build out a new service line for the companies Property Tax Consulting Practice from the ground up.   We are seeking a director with high volume transaction experience, able to lead engagement nationally; planning, coordinating, staffing and perform national tax research on real estate transfer transactions.
Requirements for the Real Estate Transfer Tax Director:
  • Master, Bachelor or Juris Doctorate
  • 8+ years in tax consulting; real estate transfer transactions
  • Prior experience building out a team  
  • Research and Writing experience required
  • Will also consider candidates with a Juris Doctorate that have transitioned into tax
  • Experience working  with Real Estate Transfer Tax, Recordation Tax, Deed Transfer Tax and Documentation Transfer Tax
  • Advanced Microsoft office and knowledge of Vertex and FilePoint or ability to learn
  • Public accounting experience with a boutique or Big 4 accounting firm
  • Extensive experience with sales and use tax, excise tax, real property transfer tax, realty transfer tax, deed transfer, etc.
  • Must have experience building new and existing business
  • Ability to work remote or a hybrid model in your city (position located in Chicago)
  • 10% travel required
The company has a comprehensive benefit package, has been in Fortune 100’s best places to work the last 5 years and prides themselves on offering work/life balance to their employees.  If interested, send your resume to Allison Harrison at and call 817-635-0500X162 for immediate consideration.

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