Tax Associate (Intern)

Clearance Level
Not Applicable, Virginia
Herndon, Virginia

REQ#: RQ75442 Tax Associate (Intern) (Open)

Travel Required: None
Public Trust: None
Requisition Type: Regular
Job Description

GDIT’s Early Career Program is designed with you in mind!  Our business internship allows you the opportunity to be a part of a collaborative team that is helping to solve our client’s most complex issues. Throughout GDIT’s 10-week summer internship program, you will work on innovative projects that touch areas such as Finance, Accounting, Human Resources, Proposal Writing, Consulting, and other related areas depending on your background and interest. As an intern, you will have real responsibilities and work alongside experienced and innovative industry professionals.  Your internship experience will equip you with best in class skills to take back to the classroom.

GDIT is seeking a Tax Associate (Intern)


The Tax Associate Intern will perform the following duties:

  • Prepare federal and state income tax returns
  • Prepare indirect tax returns
  • Reconcile and prepare journal entries of tax accounting records including income, indirect and international
  • Participate in tax forecasts including liability, cash tax and effective tax rate
  • Support CHQ in IRS audit inquiries
  • Support Segment specialist and CHQ in international compliance
  • Research jurisdictional tax law
  • Participate/Assist in business unit tax and financial statement audits
  • Identify/Support tax saving or risk mitigating opportunities


  • Must be current enrolled in an accredited college or university with at least 1 semester remaining in school after summer 2020 internship
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Team process skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Solid computer skills including MSExcel, MSWord, and MSPowerPoint
  • Analytical skills including ability to analyze data and reconcile financial accounts


We are GDIT. The people supporting some of the most complex government, defense, and intelligence projects across the country. We deliver. Bringing the expertise needed to understand and advance critical missions. We transform. Shifting the ways clients invest in, integrate, and innovate technology solutions. We ensure today is safe and tomorrow is smarter. We are there. On the ground, beside our clients, in the lab, and everywhere in between. Offering the technology transformations, strategy, and mission services needed to get the job done.

GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.