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Tax Intern

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Atlanta/Riverwood 200 - Atlanta, GA
4 Year Degree


At Bennett Thrasher, we offer the expertise and opportunities of a large accounting firm, while providing a commitment to culture and a family-like work atmosphere. By joining our firm, you’ll have immediate opportunities to collaborate on meaningful work with clients in a variety of industries and work together with other associates across practices. You’ll not only be able to dive into challenging projects with a diverse set of clients, you’ll also have opportunities to participate in firm activities that reflect your individual passions; from our Business Resource Groups to the BT Foundation. 


We work hard to help our clients solve challenges, but we also believe in taking time for what matters and offer benefits for you that reflect this mindset. We offer a competitive benefits program that includes generous vacation time, exceptional opportunities for growth and flexibility in both our dress code and work model. Apply today to learn more about how you can excel in a career with Bennett Thrasher. 


Bennett Thrasher is seeking Tax internship candidates for a 2024 and/or 2025 internships in Atlanta, GA.  

Tax interns are presented with opportunities to experience several different areas of Tax. Duties will include tax return preparation, preparation of tax planning assignments as well as research projects and tax projections. Bennett Thrasher strives to give our interns the responsibilities and experience similar to that of a first-year staff.  


Duties and Responsibilities 

  • Demonstrate knowledge of accounting and auditing standards/theory 

  • Accurately and efficiently prepare tax returns and utilize feedback to prevent from repeating errors 

  • Prepare income tax projections and estimate calculations for clients 

  • Conduct research, analysis, development and summarization of financial information 

  • Analyze accounting records, financial statements or other financial reports to assess accuracy, completeness and conformance to reporting and procedural standards 

  • Maintain and organize client files in accordance with firm standards 

  • Work effectively with all levels of firm leadership to provide quality service to clients 

  • Receive mentoring through our Buddy program 


  • Working towards undergraduate or graduate degree in Accounting with a GPA if 3.2 or higher (junior, senior, or masters student) 
  • Basic knowledge of generally accepted accounting principles is required 

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills 

  • Strong commitment to professional and client service excellence 

  • Must be able to work 40 hours a week 

Bennett Thrasher is an Equal Opportunity Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race; color; religion; national origin; sex; pregnancy; sexual orientation; gender identity and/or expression; age; disability; genetic information, citizenship status; military service obligations or any other category protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.