Senior Associate, Tax


Date: Feb 2, 2023

Location: New York, NY, US

Company: New York Life Insurance Co

Location Designation: Hybrid 



When you join New York Life, you’re joining a company that values career development, collaboration, innovation, and inclusiveness. We want employees to feel proud about being part of a company that is committed to doing the right thing. You’ll have the opportunity to grow your career while developing personally and professionally through various resources and programs. New York Life is a relationship-based company and appreciates how both virtual and in-person interactions support our culture.




  • Review/prepare federal and international tax returns and related workpapers.  
  • Assist with consolidation of the federal tax return including required workpapers.  
  • Assist with quarterly estimated tax payment calculations.  
  • Assist /perform in the tax return information gathering process including interaction with finance department and business unit personnel.  
  • Prepare/assist  US GAAP and Statutory current and deferred tax provisions including preparation of supporting workpapers.  
  • Assist in the preparation of provision to tax return computations.  
  • Review/compile information necessary to respond to IRS IDRs.  
  • Perform basic tax research and analysis.  
  • Assist with special projects.  



  • BS/BA in Accounting or Finance; Master's Degree desirable --MS or MBA but not required
  • 5-10 years experience in tax accounting for insurance companies, tax compliance for both life and non-life insurance companies; tax compliance for US international tax reporting; good excel and other tax technology skills; knowledge of Corptax a plus
  • Requires intermediate knowledge of tax accounting under ASC 740 and basic federal and state tax compliance skills
  • Should be working to enhance data analysis skills and be willing to learn basic tax research skills
  • Should be assertive and articulate and able to communicate with managers and co-workers throughout the finance function and business units







Salary range: $90,000-$135,000 

Overtime eligible: Exempt 

Discretionary bonus eligible: Yes 

Sales bonus eligible: No 


Click here to learn more about our benefits. Starting salary is dependent upon several factors including previous work experience, specific industry experience, and/or skills required.



Recognized as one of Fortune’s World’s Most Admired Companies, New York Life is committed to improving local communities through a culture of employee giving and volunteerism, supported by the Foundation. We're proud that due to our mutuality, we operate in the best interests of our policy owners. We invite you to bring your talents to New York Life, so we can continue to help families and businesses “Be Good At Life.” To learn more, please visit LinkedIn, our Newsroom and the Careers page of

Job Requisition ID: 88085




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