Corporate Tax Accountant in Franklin, TN at Acadia Healthcare

Date Posted: 3/6/2020

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Job Description


Corporate Tax Accountant

Headquartered in Franklin, Tennessee, Acadia Healthcare was established in January 2005 to develop and operate a network of behavioral health facilities across the country.  Acadia provides psychiatric and chemical dependency services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, specialty treatment facilities, residential treatment centers, outpatient clinics and therapeutic school-based programs.

Acadia Healthcare’s mission is to create a world-class organization that sets the standard of excellence in the treatment of specialty behavioral health and addiction disorders.

Acadia’s management style and philosophy is one of collaboration and flexibility as we create an energetic and team oriented service delivery system. Our organization values input from employees, physicians, and all strategic alliances. As evidenced in our mission statement, Acadia Healthcare’s mission is to create behavioral health centers where people receive care that enables them to regain hope in a supportive, caring environment. We want Acadia to be synonymous with excellent care, phenomenal customer service and an unparalleled commitment to our patients, staff, physicians, and community.

Acadia is a provider of behavioral healthcare services. At June 30, 2017, Acadia operated a network of 576 behavioral healthcare facilities with approximately 17,300 beds in 39 states, the United Kingdom and Puerto Rico. Acadia provides behavioral health and addiction services to its patients in a variety of settings, including inpatient psychiatric hospitals, residential treatment centers, outpatient clinics and therapeutic school-based programs.



The Corporate Tax Accountant will work in a fast-paced environment as part of a multidisciplinary team. The Corporate Tax Accountant will be exposed to Federal, multi-state consolidated returns, international tax, provision preparation and tax planning. This position will report to the Tax Director.



  1. Prepare annual corporate and partnership extensions and returns.
  2. Calculate quarterly estimated tax payments.
  3. Prepare responses to federal and state agency requests.
  4. Roll forward and/or reconcile various tax-related accounts which may include but are not limited to: tax deferred balances, tax payables and uncertain tax positions.
  5. Calculate Tax Depreciation.
  6. Participate in the preparation of the quarterly and annual worldwide income tax provision calculation.
  7. Research tax questions/issues and other special projects (ASC 740).
  8. Provide support to other departments’ companywide.


  • Perform other duties as assigned.


  • Complies with organizational policies, procedures, performance improvement initiatives and maintains organizational and industry policies regarding confidentiality.
  • Develops constructive and cooperative working relationships with others and maintains them over time.
  • Encourages and builds mutual trust, respect and cooperation among team members.
  • Maintains regular and predictable attendance.

Job Requirements

  • 1-3 years in an income tax related field.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting, Business Finance or related field.
  • Must have a demonstrated hands-on approach and success in working in a team-based environment.
  • Experience with Corporate Income/Partnership Tax Returns and ASC 740.
  • Working knowledge of income tax and provision software (preferably OneSource) and on-line tax research tools.


  • PREFERRED: CPA eligible