Sheila Reynertson

reynertson website 200x200Sheila Reynertson, Senior Policy Analyst, focuses on budget and tax issues with an emphasis on advocating for state fiscal policies that benefit working families of New Jersey.

Sheila’s research interests include: budget planning, corporate taxation, progressive taxation policy, supportive work/family policies and women’s economic empowerment.

Before joining NJPP in October 2014, Sheila worked as an advocacy coordinator at MergerWatch, a national women’s health advocacy organization. Previously, Sheila worked in the health care sector as a private childbirth coach in New York City. She currently serves as President of the Board of Health in Hopewell.

Email: sheila (at) | Phone: 609-393-1145 ext. 12


Fast Facts: Proposed Tax Changes Would Bring More Balance to New Jersey’s Tax Code

Lower-income families would get a tax break while wealthiest would pay their fair share.

Op-Ed: Big Revenue from ‘April Surprise’ No Excuse to Punt on Bold Action

An ‘April Surprise’ would be a one-time bump in revenue and should be treated as such.

“Tax Freedom Day” Analysis is Flawed

Tax Foundation uses faulty analysis to push anti-tax narrative.

States with High Tax Rates on Millionaires Are Doing Just Fine

New report details the experiences of the eight states with the highest tax rates on high incomes.

Fast Facts: Bold State Tax Reforms Would Boost New Jersey’s Economy, Create Jobs

Raising new revenues and reinvesting them in New Jersey would boost the economy by $2.9 billion by 2022.