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Jaime Reichardt, JD, LLM


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. 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. In this role 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.

Prior to joining the firm, Jaime practiced state and local tax as an attorney with two 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.

Presentation & 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.  

Jaime is a member of the State and Local Tax Section of the Philadelphia Bar Association, the tax policy committees of the New Jersey Business and Industry Association (NJBIA) and the State Chamber of Commerce, and the Greater Philadelphia Chamber of Commerce.

Education & Licenses
Jaime earned his B.A. in Political Science, with highest honors, from Rutgers University-New Brunswick, his J.D. from Benjamin N. Cardozo School of Law, Yeshiva University, and his L.L.M. in Tax from Loyola Law School, Los Angeles. He is licensed to practice 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.