Job Offering: Intern/Trainee/OPT

Job Title: Intern/Trainee/OPT

Location: Boca Raton, FL

Field/Department: Accounting/Tax Consulting/Tax Department


The New York Tax Group ( is a boutique U.S. tax consulting firm which specializes in providing customized tax services to German-speaking individuals and German, Swiss and Austrian companies with inbound operations/investments in the U.S.

Our team consists of highly qualified German tax consultants (Steuerberater) and Certified Public Accountants (CPAs).  Based on our extensive know-how, longstanding professional experience in Germany and the U.S. in addition to our familiarity with our clients’ culture and language we build a bridge between both sides of the Atlantic.

We are currently seeking an Intern/Trainee/OPT for a duration of at least one year.  The ideal candidate

  • is highly motivated, an out-of-the-box thinker who enjoys working in an entrepreneurial environment and has the ability to work independently and in a team
  • has extensive prior knowledge about German and international tax law and is willing to learn intensively about U.S. tax law


  • Assist in preparation of Federal, State and Local tax returns for individuals, corporations, partnerships, trusts and estates
  • Assist in international tax planning and structuring for investments in the U.S. under application of tax treaties
  • Demonstrate an understanding of increasingly complex tax concepts and apply newly learned U.S. tax knowledge to client situations
  • Thoroughly and accurately analyze information
  • Assist in preparing practical and effective approaches to clients’ tax situations and arrive at appropriate conclusions
  • Participate in and contribute to achieving team goals


  • Ability to speak, read and write fluent German (bi-lingual German/English)
  • Prior work experience and completed training as Steuerfachangestellter/Steuerfachwirt/Bilanzbuchhalter a plus
  • Bachelor’s degree in accounting and/or tax
  • CPA/German Tax Consultant (Steuerberater) a plus
  • Excellent organizational, analytical/research and problem-solving skills
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook)
  • Ability to manage multiple projects and communicate results to the team
  • Ability to effectively analyze, organize, and prioritize workflow according to internal and external deadlines in a fast-paced environment
  • Good communication/personal skills and contributor to team chemistry

If you are interested in this position, please forward your resume and cover letter in German to Arne Volkers at Please make sure to provide a description of your work experience and a copy of your educational and professional certifications.