Jaime Reichardt is Chair of the Sills Cummis & Gross State and Local Tax Practice. Mr. Reichardt helps companies not only identify potential compliance issues and tax reporting exposures, but also assists with identifying and securing pro-active refunds, tax credits or abatements, and other incentive opportunities. Throughout the years, he has secured several million dollars in tax savings and economic development benefits. Mr. Reichardt’s practice also includes resolving state tax controversies and audits with various revenue departments across tax types, including corporate income tax, franchise and net worth tax, personal income tax, sales and use tax, gross receipts tax, local business privilege or earned income taxes, real and personal property taxes, and unclaimed property.
Before joining the Firm, he was a state and local tax director at Citrin Cooperman, providing consulting advice to all different types of businesses and individuals on income tax, sales tax, gross receipts tax, property tax, realty transfer tax and credits and incentives issues. Before Citrin Cooperman, he was a senior associate in the state and local tax practices with two other national law firms. Prior to private practice, Mr. Reichardt was a tax policy advisor with the State of New Jersey and a tax policy lobbyist.
Mr. Reichardt speaks frequently on topics related to state and local income and business activity taxes, nexus, income sourcing, sales tax nexus, product taxability and sourcing, as well as tax credits and incentives developments. He has been quoted in publications including The Wall Street Journal, The Legal Intelligencer and NJBIZ.
Jaime earned his B.S. from Rutgers University, summa cum laude, his J.D. at Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law at Yeshiva University and his LL.M. (Taxation) at Loyola Law School.