Care Tax Expert - Payroll



Accounting & Finance
Posted on Tuesday, June 11, 2024

Care Tax Expert - Payroll

Location: Remote

Hourly Rate: $25.96

Toast is driven by building the restaurant platform that helps restaurants adapt, take control, and get back to what they do best: building the businesses they love.

Bready* to make a change?

The Care Tax Expert will be responsible for conversing directly with customers over phone and email along with contributing to the day-to-day success of the Customer Care Tax teams. This individual will be responsible for assisting customers with their tax profiles, employee tax information, state set ups and related questions with a focus on providing a customer first experience. In addition, the Care Tax Expert will serve as a key contributor to larger team and organizational initiatives to drive improvement and efficiency as we continue to grow.

The Customer Care Tax team works closely with our customers, tax agencies, and internal teams with a focus on our customers' payroll tax experience. We are committed to improving and transforming the customer experience by leveraging technology, driving innovation and reducing customer friction. Our primary focus is assisting our customers with their payroll tax preparation, maintenance and filings.

About this roll*:

  • Research payroll tax issues raised by internal stakeholders and customers and provide timely resolutions
  • Assist customers with tax related questions through inbound warm transferred phone calls and inbound customer emails
  • Work with internal operations team and tax agencies to obtain accurate payroll tax account information to ensure accurate and timely payroll tax filings and payments
  • Assist customers with identifying their payroll tax jurisdiction account information and making routine updates as needed to ensure timely filing and payment of payroll tax obligations
  • Review and assist employers with reconciling payroll tax liability debits/credits to their bank accounts.
  • Identify and resolve root cause discrepancies and recommend process improvements to reduce tax issues and improve payroll tax filing efficiencies.
  • Collaborate with customers to complete Third-Party Agent (TPA) setup
  • Correspond with tax agencies regarding tax notices, inquiries, tax penalty abatements/waivers and tax clearances
  • Assist in monthly, quarterly and annual tax filings and participate in special projects and/or other duties assigned

Do you have the right ingredients*?

  • 2+ years of experience in a role responsible for customer satisfaction and championing the customer experience
  • 2+ years of prior payroll service bureau experience and knowledge of payroll taxes including federal, state, local and paid family leave
  • Success operating independently and navigating competing priorities in a constantly changing environment
  • Strong critical problem solving, customer communication, organizational, and influencing skills
  • Experience working with sensitive/confidential information
  • Proficient in Microsoft Excel and Google Suite

Special Sauce* (Non-essential Skills/Nice to Haves)

  • MasterTax Experience
  • FPC or CPP certification
  • Associates or Bachelor’s Degree

Our Spread* of Total Rewards

We strive to provide competitive compensation and benefits programs that help to attract, retain, and motivate the best and brightest people in our industry. Our total rewards package goes beyond great earnings potential and provides the means to a healthy lifestyle with the flexibility to meet Toasters’ changing needs. Learn more about our benefits at

*Bread puns encouraged but not required


The starting pay rate for this role is below. Please note, there is not a range for this role, the number listed below is the rate.
Pay Rate
$25.96$25.96 USD

We are Toasters

Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion is Baked into our Recipe for Success.

At Toast our employees are our secret ingredient. When they are powered to succeed, Toast succeeds.

The restaurant industry is one of the most diverse industries. We embrace and are excited by this diversity, believing that only through authenticity, inclusivity, high standards of respect and trust, and leading with humility will we be able to achieve our goals.

Baking inclusive principles into our company and diversity into our design provides equitable opportunities for all and enhances our ability to be first in class in all aspects of our industry.

Bready* to make a change? Apply today!

Toast is committed to creating an accessible and inclusive hiring process. As part of this commitment, we strive to provide reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities to enable them to access the hiring process. If you need an accommodation to access the job application or interview process, please contact