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


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Op-Ed: Fixing Corporate Tax Code Would Help All Businesses

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Fixing New Jersey’s Broken Corporate Tax Code Will Help Small Businesses, Boost the Economy

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State and Local Tax Deductions Benefit Tens of Thousands of New Jerseyans of All Incomes in Every Congressional District

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Op-Ed: Trump Budget & Tax Plan Would Hit New Jersey Hard

The proposal is rooted in magical thinking. But it’s worse than a fairytale.