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Tax Intern (Summer 2021, 4-month Internship)

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Date: Feb 19, 2021

Location: San Francisco, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. 

As an intern, the Dolby U program offers impactful, project-based work experience in a collaborative, creative environment where you work side by side with industry leaders. Amplify your insatiable curiosity by implementing real-world solutions that revolutionize how people communicate and how entertainment is created, delivered, and enjoyed worldwide. For anyone seeking to gain invaluable expertise through meaningful, personal contributions, join us to design a future where technology meets entertainment! 

As the Tax Intern, you will assist the tax department to ensure compliance of tax regulations and mandated laws in an accurate and timely fashion.  The Tax Intern will help out the Tax Senior for all aspect of Dolby income tax compliance, including federal, state and local and foreign taxes.


  • Assist in preparing federal and state income tax returns, including estimates and extensions
  • Assist in computation of book tax differences, supporting work papers, account reconciliations and documentation
  • Assist in gathering information for apportionment and state tax adjustments
  • Assist in preparation of fixed assets computations for all areas of tax
  • Assist with federal & state income tax audits
  • Assist with quarterly and yearly tax provisions as needed
  • Assist in gathering information for sales and use and property tax reporting
  • Assist in the E&P and foreign tax credit calculation
  • Assist in special projects as needed



  • A strong academic record, including coursework that Dolby deems relevant to this position
  • Proficient with MS Excel
  • Effective organization and time management skills with ability to work under pressure and adhere to project deadlines



  • Working towards a Master’s degree in Tax.
  • Due to COVID-19, recent grads who are within 1 year of graduation are also eligible to apply
  • Must be available to work full-time Monday–Friday for 4-months between May 2021– September 2021.
  • Start dates for the internship are as follows: (*note* these dates are not flexible)
    • Monday, May 24, 2021
    • Monday, June 14, 2021
    • Monday, June 21, 2021


Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland