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Location Name: Findlay, OH 
Job/Requisition ID: 59863 
Location Address: 539 S Main St, Findlay, OH, United States (US), 45840
Education Level: Bachelor's Required 
Relevant Experience Level: Entry Level (1-3 Years) 
Employee Group: Regular - Full Time
Employee Subgroup: Salaried Exempt




The State Tax Compliance group is responsible for all state and local income and franchise tax compliance related to Marathon Petroleum Corporation and its subsidiaries. The primary function is the preparation of annual state and local income and franchise tax returns for Marathon's corporations and partnerships. This includes filing tax returns, calculating installment payments and addressing state audit requests. The analyst is expected to handle multiple tasks and be able to meet a variety of tax return filing deadlines. This position interfaces with other departments within F&A and other organizations including Consolidation Accounting, Financial Planning and Business Development. This position reports to the State Tax Supervisor. 




  • Preparation of state and local income and franchise tax returns in accordance with established due dates, including the analysis of apportionment data and state depreciation deductions.
  • Calculate quarterly estimated state and local payments, including processing payments, in accordance with established due dates.
  • Provide support and answer various state tax audit information requests.
  • Interface with Accounting Organization personnel to obtain needed financial data and information.
  • Provide analysis and information required in tax planning activities when such matters arise.
  • Assist in preparation of the quarterly tax forecasts including providing/reporting variance analysis to tax management.
  • Perform research and complete legislative analysis for the various states
  • Assist in other special project assignments within the Tax Compliance organization.
  • Maintain appropriate tax accounting records and calculations for current and previous years.


Minimum Requirements:


  • Bachelor’s requiredAccounting or Tax majors are preferred
  • Certified Public Accountant is preferred
  • SAP, CorpTax, and income tax provision software experience is preferred. A strong proficiency in Excel is required.
  • The candidate must demonstrate a sufficient background in tax knowledge/experience to be able to perform this work. 
  • 3+ years’ work experience preferred.


Travel Expected: Up to 10% 




About Marathon Petroleum Corporation


Marathon Petroleum Corporation is a leading, integrated, downstream energy company headquartered in Findlay, Ohio. The company operates the nation’s largest refining system with more than 3 million barrels per day of crude oil capacity across 16 refineries. Marathon Petroleum's marketing system includes branded locations across the United States, including Marathon branded outlets. Speedway LLC, a Marathon Petroleum subsidiary, owns and operates retail convenience stores across the United States. MPC also owns the general partner and majority limited partner interest in MPLX LP, a midstream company which owns and operates gathering, processing, and fractionation assets, as well as crude oil and light product transportation and logistics infrastructure.

Travel Expected: Up to 10%


Marathon Petroleum Company LP is an Equal Opportunity Employer and gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, gender (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, mental or physical disability, medical condition or AIDS/HIV status, ancestry, national origin, genetic information, military, veteran status, marital status, citizenship  or any other status protected by applicable federal, state, or local laws.  If you would like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant, click here.

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