Neil Gerard, CPA, is a tax partner at CohnReznick with more than 24 years of diversified public accounting experience. Neil is the Firm’s top resource in tax compliance and provision consulting and is a member of the Firm’s Manufacturing and Distribution, Consumer Products, and Technology and Life Sciences Industry Practices. He regularly works with large multinational clients that are both public and private.
Neil specializes in preparing and reviewing complex multinational tax returns and provisions and related financial statement disclosures in accordance with ASC 740 (formerly FAS 109), implementation and review of ASC 740-10 (formerly FIN 48) Accounting for Uncertain Tax Positions, and internal control testing of tax provisions. In addition, he assists in implementing and documenting internal controls for Sarbanes-Oxley Section 404 compliance, accounting methods reviews, state and local tax analysis, and review and preparation of federal consolidated tax returns.
Neil also is the lead partner for the outsourcing of large multinational corporate clients for federal, state, and international corporate tax engagements. Prior to joining the Firm, Neil spent 14 years with Big Four firms, servicing several multinational SEC companies, as well as many middle-market businesses in various industries
Rider University: Bachelor of Science, Accounting
Fairleigh Dickinson University: Master of Arts, Taxation
Accounting Advisory Board of Rider University
Professional AffiliationsAmerican Institute of Certified Public Accountants
New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants