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J.G. Collins

Managing Director

The Stuyvesant Square Consultancy

Before establishing The Stuyvesant Square Consultancy, J.G. Collins spent some 30 years building a career in executive and consulting financial roles, with a particular emphasis in business taxation. His experience spans work for Fortune 100 companies, one of the former “Big Eight” international accounting firms, and client service for large middle-market public accounting firms.

He has advised domestic and foreign clients in the tax-efficient structuring of legal entities, effective tax rate planning, mergers and acquisitions (on both the buy and sell side), corporate reorganizations, treasury operations, financial instruments, international taxation, tax accounting under GAAP, state and local taxation, and sales and miscellaneous taxes. He has managed countless federal and state tax audits to successful resolutions for clients.

Mr. Collins experience spans a diverse array of industries, including private equity, motion pictures and music entertainment, fashion, real estate, publishing, technology development, retail, and oil and gas.

He conceived and branded the specialty industry Entertainment Practice of one of the nation’s leading accounting firms and oversaw the business tax marketing program for business enterprises of another large regional firm. His marketing collateral and published articles have been extraordinarily well received because of Mr. Collins’ ability to present intricate and complex aspects of tax in clear, concise, prose devoid of jargon and irrelevant detail. An astute, data-driven observer of both politics and economics,

Mr. Collins has advised political candidates and public officials on campaign, political and policy matters for decades, and has twice been his politcal party’s delegate to its national quadrennial convention to nominate the American president. His expertise as a champion debater and orator in his student days, along with his savvy marketing expertise, has allowed Mr. Collins to coach private and public sector executives on public speaking, speech writing, message development and successful business presentations. Campaign collateral he developed for political campaigns has been used used in university courses as an “excellent example of persuasive campaign advertising”.

Mr. Collins holds degrees in Economics and Acconting from the Stern School of Business at New York University. - See more at: