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Jean-Paul Schwarz

Principal, J.D., LL.M.
212 792 4958

Jean-Paul Schwarz is a tax principal in the financial services division, in the New York regional offices of Baker Tilly Virchow Krause, LLP.


  • More than twenty years of experience providing a variety of tax services to domestic and international financial institutions
  • Successfully managed tax strategies for hedge funds, private equity funds, passive foreign investment companies (PFIC), management companies, general partnerships, banks, and securities firms
  • Expertise in identifying and implementing tax saving opportunities
  • Experience in working with top management of organizations on individual tax returns
  • Significant experience in tax accounting, including financial statement disclosures, as well as representation of clients in audits before tax authorities


  • New York State Society of Certified Public Accountants (NYSSCPA) – Associate member
  • NYSSCPA – Taxation of Financial Products Committee
  • New York Bar Association
  • California Bar Association
  • Wall Street Tax Association
  • Managed Funds Association
  • French-American Chamber of Commerce
  • Hedge Fund Association


Institut d'Etudes Politiques de Paris
Masters in Business Administration

Loyola Law School
Juris Doctor

New York University School of Law
Master of Laws, Taxation