Focus on what counts

Jaime Reichardt, JD, LLM

Director

jreichardt@citrincooperman.com
Education

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, summa cum laude, Rutgers University

Juris Doctor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University

Master of Law in Tax from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles

Licenses

Licensed to practice law in the States of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

Industries

Jaime Reichardt is a state and local tax director at Citrin Cooperman. In this role, he provides 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. 

Experience

Jaime 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. He has been able to secure several million dollars in tax savings and economic development benefits. Jaime also has a proven track record of successfully resolving state tax controversies and audits with various revenue departments across tax types.

Jaime has experience 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. Additionally, he has advised multiple Qualified Opportunity Funds on tax compliance and structuring opportunity zone investments.

Prior to joining the firm, Jaime practiced state and local tax as an attorney with multiple large, well-known law firms in Philadelphia. Before entering private practice, he served as a tax policy advisor to the NJ Treasurer’s Office and Governor’s Office, as well as the head tax policy and economic development lobbyist for New Jersey’s largest business association.       

Education & Licenses
Education

Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, summa cum laude, Rutgers University

Juris Doctor, Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University

Master of Law in Tax from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles

Licenses

Licensed to practice law in the States of New Jersey, New York, and Pennsylvania

Honors & Awards

Jaime has received multiple honors and awards, especially throughout his education path. The most recent awards are from the Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, which include the James Lewis Award for Taxation, Dean’s Merit, and Public Service Scholar. Other notable honors are from Rutgers University, the political science honors society Pi Sigma Alpha, and the Eagleton Institute of Politics Undergraduate Associate Program.

Presentations & Publications

Jaime 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 featured in publications including The Wall Street Journal, The Legal Intelligencer, and NJBIZ

Presentations

11/18/2020 - Construction and Management Interstate B2B Expo (Orthodox Jewish Builders Association)

10/15/2020 - International Council of Shopping Center U.S. Law Conference (International Council of Shopping Centers)

9/21/2020 - State Tax Interest Group Meeting and Technical Session (New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants)

1/14/2020 - State Tax Interest Group Meeting and Technical Session (New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants)

7/10/2019 - Opportunity Zone Seminar (New Jersey Bankers Association)

7/9/2019 - Philadelphia Opportunity Zone Business Roundtable (Opportunity Zone Program)

6/23/2019 - 2019 LOCUS National Leadership Summit: Opportunity Rising (LOCUS - Smart Growth America)

3/11/2019 - New Jersey Opportunity Zone Summit (Choose New Jersey)

10/29/2018 - Opportunity Zones Conference (Rutgers Center for Real Estate)

9/26/2018 - New Jersey and Federal Tax Update Webinar (Sills Cummis & Gross P.C.)

9/15/2018 - Pennsylvania, New Jersey and Delaware Tax Incentives (Industrial Asset Management Council; Select Greater Philadelphia Council)

Publications

10/7/2020 - Are You a Business in the OZ? (Philadelphia Opportunity Zones)

6/8/2020 - Capitalizing on the Interstate Race for Economic Development in the Wake of COVID-19 (Citrin Cooperman)

1/14/2020 - Important Change in NJ Pass-Through Law (Citrin Cooperman)

10/19/2019 - Opportunity Zones: What is All the Fuss About? (NAIOP NJ - The WeekEnder Brief)

7/25/2019 - New Jersey Taxes - They Are a-Changing... (NJCPA News)

6/22/2018 - U.S. Supreme Court Overturns Quill: Online Sellers Can Now be Compelled to Collect Sales Tax (The National Law Review)

6/18/2018 - A Taste of SALT for Software and Data Providers and Users (TechNews)

3/1/2018 - Software and Data Taxing Issues (New Jersey Business Magazine)

2/17/2018 - Property Tax Appeals – Now Is the Time (New Jersey Business Today)

8/29/2017 - There’s Some SALT on Your Clothes (Citrin Cooperman)

Affiliations

Committee Member, Tax Policy, New Jersey Business and IndustryAssociation (NJBIA)

Member, State Chamber of Commerce

Member, Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce

Member, Bucks County Economic Development Corporation

Member, State and Local Tax Section, Philadelphia Bar Association

Member, Council on State Taxation

Member, Institute for Professionals in Taxation