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Tax Analyst was asked...26 April 2011

Does life fascinate you

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If life fascinated me, why would I interview for a position at Ernst & Young? Less

Sure, life fascinates me. Take this interview for example...isn't it fascinating the number of possible answers you might get to this question? There are an endless variety of ways that people might respond. Don't you find that fascinating? Less

Ya, alot more than this stupid interview!!

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questions were,depreciation? Is gold depreciated?tax on agriculture income,tax slabs,probability,and one sum was also given to solve

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What sort of questions do they ask in managerial round in ey ? Can anyone tell me? Less

Oh..thanku..n i will do let you know

Can someone share their contact number? I have got few doubts

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Tax was asked...5 October 2015

Do you have any questions?

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Yes. Who killed Biggie & Tupac?

Yes. How did Caitlyn Jenner get away with murder?

Do bees laugh?

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Erik took a $5,000 distribution from his ROTH IRA to pay for a vacation to celebrate his 40th birthday. Since he opened the account 10 years ago, he has contributed $28,500. Will he have to pay any taxes on this distribution?

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Erik can withdraw as much as his Roth IRA contribution without tax and penalty. but if he want to withdraw the earning, he will own the income tax and 10% early withdraw penalty. Less

Yes, due to his age and the reason for withdrawal do not quality for tax free withdrawal Less

Yes, he will have to pay taxes and penalties because the reasons he took the fund and the amount he took would not qualify him for tax free or penalty free withdrawals Less

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Uganda Revenue Authority

Are u trainable

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i can be trained

i can be trainable and i have attended a number of training which has helped me to train other people to result out them for the better of the organization success. Less

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Jackson Hewitt

Are you familiar with Jackson Hewitt Tax Service software?

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I don't know

I am not familiar

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Baker Tilly US

Have you ever worked in a public accounting firm.

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Texas Comptroller of Public Accounts

Tell me about yourself? differences between cash basis and accrual?

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When was your interview?

How long did it take to hear if you got the job

Last week.

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Jamie is filing as single and has the following expenses for 2018: $9,250 mortgage interest, $10,350 state/local income taxes and real estate taxes, $500 charitable donations, $2,000 unreimbursed employee expenses. How much will Jamie’s federal itemized deductions total?

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Interesting Questions.

Injured spouse claim (Form 8837)

$9,250 + $10,000 + $500 = $19,750 under TCJA $2,000 unreimbursed employee expense is no longer deductible State/local taxes including property tax are capped at $10,000 under SALT as part of TCJA Her standard deduction for 2018 was $12,000 (nearly doubled under TCJA) is less than her itemized deduction so she'd be better off take her itemized ded. Less

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Most questions were situation based. You are expected to use your experience to answer.

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Apologies but I don't remember. The only one I remembered was the one I chose which was describe a time where you encountered a difficult situation and how you manage to overcome it. Less

thank you for your prompt reply. I was just trying my luck :) wishing good luck to a kind soul like you ! Less

No prob, all the best to you too.

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