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Organization:    Ministry of Finance
Division:    Taxation Policy Division
City:    Toronto
Job Term:    1 Permanent
Job Code:    20PEC - Ecomcs & Stat (Ama Unit) PEC20
Salary:    $76,666.00 - $99,591.00 Per Year
Posting Status:    Open
Job ID:    47985
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Are you an expert in the area of corporate tax law? We are searching for someone with an interest in designing corporate tax options and who brings an energetic and enthusiastic approach to work. If this sounds like a good fit, we want to hear from you.

What can I expect to do in this role?

In this role, you will:
• provide strategic analysis of legal specifications for complex corporate tax measures
• lead teams in the review of tax legislation and identify opportunities for improving the effectiveness of legislation
• work with Legal Services to ensure legislation and regulations meet policy directions
• provide expert technical tax advice to senior management and provide support to the Minister in the passage of legislation
• develop legal specifications for amendments to legislation and regulations
• participate in the policy-making process and work with stakeholders to address tax design issues

How do I qualify?

Technical Expertise:
• You have experience working with corporate tax legislation and provincial and federal personal income tax legislation
• You know legal and accounting practices related to the taxation field
• You know the legislative process and have experience in designing and developing policies
• You are able to draft legal specifications for amendments to legislation and regulations
• You have experience in reviewing legislation to develop design options for implementing new tax statutes

Communication, Interpersonal and Negotiation Skills:
• You can present complex tax materials and brief senior management on issues
• You have experience establishing and maintaining effective working relationships with senior officials and staff
• You have experience dealing diplomatically with senior staff, the public and taxpayer groups

Analytical, Organizational and Leadership Skills:
• You have experience analyzing large volumes of information and providing options to improve policy effectiveness
• You have experience leading project teams and assisting senior staff with various tasks
• You are able to monitor work, explain tasks, set deadlines and review work for quality control
• You are able to work within tight competing deadlines

Additional information:

  • 1 Permanent, 95 Grosvenor St, Toronto, Toronto Region
Compensation Group:   Association of Management, Administrative and Professional Crown Employees of Ontario
Schedule:   6
Category:   Finance and Economics
Posted on:   Friday, January 4, 2013
  • Less qualified applicants may be considered on an underfill basis.
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Remember: The deadline to apply is Friday, January 25, 2013 11:59 pm EST. Late applications will not be accepted.

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