The Alliant Group Mock Interview

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What tax preparation programs do you familiarity working on?

"Currently, I've been using Lacerte for over five years and I love its ability to integrate with other programs and online versions of QuickBooks. Prior to Lacerte, I have worked on simple programs like Turbo Tax and other web based programs. Having what I would call great computer skills, I am able to learn new programs with ease to be able to use them effectively. As an organization, what program do you use here at The Alliant Group?"

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27 The Alliant Group Interview Questions & Answers

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  • 1. What tax preparation programs do you familiarity working on?

  • 2. What steps would you take in creating a new audit process for a client here at The Alliant Group?

  • 3. How do you feel that your education and career to this point has prepared you to work in the international tax realm here at The Alliant Group?

  • 4. What roles are you comfortable assuming in working as part of a larger team?

  • 5. In what ways would our clients here at The Alliant Group benefit from your knowledge and services?

  • 6. To ensure you are qualified to work for The Alliant Group, do you have a preparer tax identification number (PTIN)?

  • 7. Give an example of a time you used data in analyzing risk for an organization. Did you utilize any tools in this process?

  • 8. If you are hired for this position here at The Alliant Group, what do you think the biggest hurdle for you would be from the start?

  • 9. Being successful in the consulting industry requires adaptability and the ability to learn a business fast. What would be your approach to help you learn the ins and outs of a new client?

  • 10. A key component to success here at The Alliant Group is building solid relationships with new clients. How do you effectively get to know new people and lay the groundwork for a long lasting relationship?

  • 11. At The Alliant Group, we often work with both small and large businesses on their tax preparation. What common deductions would you recommend for small businesses?

  • 12. If hired here at The Alliant Group, you may have to step out of your comfort zone working in new industries. How will you be able to make this potential seamless?

  • 13. What interests you in joining the business consulting world here at The Alliant Group?

  • 14. Being successful in consulting and working here at The Alliant Group requires the ability to work effectively with Type A personalities. What are your experiences in working with this personality and how did you make the relationships a success?

  • 15. How do you determine priorities when you have multiple projects due?

  • 16. Talk about a time that you successfully educated another individual or group in your area of expertise. What made your educational experience effective?

  • 17. At The Alliant Group, our clients look to us to help find new and creative ways to save tax dollars. Have you ever had a unique situation where you helped an organization save tax dollars through your work and insight?

  • 18. During our busy season here at The Alliant Group, the demand of clients under tight deadlines can create a great deal of pressure on our team. How do you work effectively under high pressure situations?

  • 19. What customer service skills would you be able to bring as a tax preparer for the clients here at The Alliant Group? Why is providing strong customer service important to you?

  • 20. At The Alliant Group, we look to hire those who will be a long term fit. Where do you see yourself 5 years from now?

  • 21. What logical steps would you take following an internal audit process with our clients here at The Alliant Group?

  • 22. At The Alliant Group, you will have the opportunity to work with high level executives and leaders from the companies we contract with. What experience do you have in working with people at these levels?

  • 23. As a consultant here at The Alliant Group, you will have the opportunity to work with many accounting departments on tax filing for their business. When called upon, how would you go about verifying the accuracy of an accounting department?

  • 24. As a consultant with The Alliant Group, the ability to give sound risk advice to our clients is always expected. What's the greatest piece of advice you've ever given regarding organizational risk?

  • 25. With some of our clients here at The Alliant Group being hesitant to run an internal audit, what points would you use to sell them on the importance of conducting an internal audit?

  • 26. Due to the nature of The Alliant Group business and services we may ask that you complete a full background check. Are you willing to comply?

  • 27. If you had to share difficult information with a client here at The Alliant Group, how would you approach that situation?