Senior Tax Accountant

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Senior Tax Accountant

We are seeking an experienced tax professional who is an expert in VAT tax to join the TIDAL Finance team in our Manhattan office.


We are seeking an experienced tax professional who is an expert in VAT tax to join the TIDAL Finance team in our Manhattan office. This individual will be responsible for all filings (VAT/GST/HST) and be the lead with outside income tax preparers. The individual we are looking for needs to be self-motivated, a team player, and driven to continually improve the processes and efficiency of the TIDAL tax function.


  • Will be the technical tax expert on global tax issues
  • Research international tax requirements and VAT compliance, including the tax-ability of electronic services
  • Advise management on the impact of new laws on tax liabilities
  • Prepare and file Value Added Tax(VAT)/ Goods and Services Tax (GST)/Harmonized Sales Tax (HST) returns in a timely manner (MOSS, VOES, Australia, Norway, Sweden, Germany and Poland).
  • Reconcile revenue reports with customer invoices, the GL, and VAT statements
  • Prepare / update tax reporting schedules
  • Prepare General Ledger entries and coordinate wires/payments for VAT activity
  • Gather data in preparation of VAT audits
  • Coordinate outsourced tax preparation work
  • Respond to international, indirect, and income tax notices
  • Respond to customer service VAT inquiries
  • Assist with income tax projects
  • Research and correct process errors that caused incorrect tax filings
  • Adhoc projects as assigned
  • Research international tax guidelines and provide guidance to management

Desired Characteristics:

  • Experience with Microsoft Dynamics NAV 
  • Minimum bachelor degree graduate
  • Proven experience in VAT/GST/HST reporting
  • 10+ years of overall experience
  • Professional tax/VAT certification from a recognized tax training body (e.g. IFIS)
  • Ability to thrive in a fast paced environment
  • Electronic service provider experience preferred
  • CPA preferred


TIDAL is a global music and entertainment platform that brings artists and fans together through unique music and content experiences and is currently available in 52 countries.

TIDAL has over 50 million songs in the catalog and over 200,000 high quality videos, offering passionate music fans both a premium and high fidelity CD sound quality, along with high resolution video, and expertly curated content.

TIDAL has the commitment of artist owners that believe in creating a more sustainable model for the music industry. The founding TIDAL artist-owners are Alicia Keys, Arcade Fire (Win Butler and Regine Chassagne), Beyoncé, Calvin Harris, Coldplay, Daft Punk, Deadmau5, Jack White, Jason Aldean, J. Cole, Kanye West, Madonna, Nicki Minaj, Rihanna, Shawn "JAY-Z" Carter, Damian Marley, Indochine, Lil Wayne, and Usher.