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Evan Gernant

Evan Gernant, CPA, MST

Partner, Tax

Evan is a Partner in the Tax Services Group at Wiss with a broad and extensive tax background. With over 15 years of experience, Evan has been delivering high-quality tax services to a diverse group of businesses, focusing on corporate tax and pass-through entities. Prior to joining Wiss, Evan was a tax director with a Big Four accounting firm, working in both New Jersey and overseas. His unique work experience has exposed him to numerous issues and challenges impacting taxpayers. From large multi-nationals to closely held businesses, Evan takes pride in delivering practical solutions to those issues and challenges no matter what the client’s size.

Evan excels at providing exceptional tax compliance services, but brings a diverse skillset in order to help businesses meet the demands of the ever-changing global economic environment. He advises businesses on the tax implications of complex domestic, state & local and international transactions. He advises on the financial statement impact of such transactions and other issues encountered in a tax provision. Additionally, Evan has represented clients before the Internal Revenue Service, as well as state tax authorities and assisted in guiding clients through the examination process.


BS – Accounting
Rider University

MS – Taxation with a certificate in state & local tax
Fairleigh Dickinson University

Certified Public Accountant in New Jersey

Professional Affiliations

American Institute of Certified Public Accountants

Beyond Wiss

When not in the office, Evan enjoys spending time with his wife, son and Labrador retriever.