More than 20 years of public and private experience, Jill Scher is a tax director in the Accounting Services Group of Marcum LLP in Melville, NY, working with a diverse client base of mid-sized and closely-held businesses, including C corporations, S corporations, partnerships and Individuals.
Ms. Scher guides start-up entities during their formation through income tax filing obligations, ensuring that they meet Federal, State and local filing requirements. She helps clients create and maintain tax minimization and deferral strategies and tax incentive program opportunities, including research & development and work opportunity tax credits, which enhance their financial position. She also provides tax services for foreign companies with operations in the United States and assists domestic companies with operations overseas. She advises clients about tax ramifications prior to potential transactions and has helped numerous clients with the successful abatement of IRS and State penalties.
Ms. Scher’s client base includes manufacturers, distributors, importers and exporters, and retailers in diverse industries including healthcare, advertising, technology, green energy, apparel, electronics, furniture, real estate and music production.