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Payroll Tax Intern
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Interpublic Group | Omaha, NE
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Job Description

Broad Function: Will be learning various state and federal payroll tax regulations and reporting standards. Will be filing various payroll tax returns and completing supporting documentation as needed. Additional projects will be assigned once Intern demonstrates understanding of IPG tax processes.

Essential Functions:

* Understand state unemployment tax and maintain the current tax rates in PeopleSoft
* Assist with tax compliance testing and reporting
* Run various queries as needed
* Assist with State and Unemployment Audits by running queries and/or assisting with research of wage and tax payments.
* Online filing of the Quarterly Washington Worker's Compensation reports and requesting checks for payment
* Complete monthly Department of Labor and Occupational Employment Surveys
* Assisting Tax Accountant and Sr. Tax Accountant with duties as needed.
* Currently enrolled as a Sophomore or Junior working towards a bachelor's degree in Accounting or equivalent.

Must possess excellent verbal and written communication skills.
* PeopleSoft payroll experience would be a plus, but not necessary.
* Proficient in word processing and spreadsheet software applications.
* Ability to interface well with other internal departments and outside customers.
* Strong analytical and problem solving skills.
* Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment.
* GPA of 3.0 or higher preferred.

About Interpublic Group

Interpublic Group of Companies, Inc. is a worldwide provider of advertising agency and related services. The Company conducts business through its subsidiaries, which include McCann-Erickson WorldGroup, The Lowe Group, DraftWorldwide, Initiative Media Worldwide, Weber Shandwick Worldwide, Golin/Harris International, Octagon, NFO WorldGroup, Jack Morton Worldwide and other related companies. The Company also has arrangements through association with local agencies in various parts of the world. Other specialized marketing and communications services conducted by the Company include media buying, market research, relationship (direct) marketing, public relations, sports and event marketing, healthcare marketing and e-consultancy and services. Interpublic's agencies and allied companies operate in more than 650 offices in 127. (Source: 10-K)