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Jay M. Sattler, CPA, MST





Direct Dial: (860) 561-6837
Fax: (860) 726-7737

Areas of Expertise

Medical/Dental Practices, Construction, Healthcare, Real Estate, Individuals, Financial Services, Real Estate Cost Segregation, Tax


General Experience Highlights

As Managing Partner – Tax Services, Jay leads the strategic and operational activities and is responsible for the overall stewardship, direction and quality control of the tax practice. Jay focuses on the development and execution of the tax practice’s strategy, culture, and policies and procedures, as well as professional development, technical expertise, client experience, and operational excellence.

Jay began his career with BlumShapiro in 1993 serving in several leadership roles including industry tax leader for the Professional Services Group, Construction Group and Cost Segregation Group. His technical expertise involves working with clients on tax analysis, planning and compliance involving LLCs, Partnerships, S corporations, C corporations, mergers and acquisitions, executive compensation planning, and innovative planning and structuring matters. He has also served terms on BlumShapiro’s Executive Committee as well as the Management Committee, and has served as Partner-In-Charge of the firm’s Finance Department.

Prior to joining BlumShapiro, Jay began his tax career in Florida advising privately-owned, middle-market businesses, family offices and high net worth individuals on complex tax matters.

Jay is a frequent writer and speaker on issues impacting the tax profession and is an active member of Tax 20, a national committee comprised of fellow Managing Partners – Tax Services.

He is also a member of our Women Who Lead Social Network, which includes a wide range of senior-level Blum personnel actively helping to clear advancement barriers for women through guidance, coaching and advocacy—as well as offering honest feedback and advice to all Blum employees about how to support the women they work with.

Professional Education

  • Flagler College ─ Bachelor of Arts
  • University of Hartford ─ Master of Science in Taxation

Professional Organizations and Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Connecticut Society of Certified Public Accountants (CTCPA)
    • Past Member, Board of Directors
    • Past Chair, Federal Taxation Steering Committee
    • Past Chair, Federal Taxation Committee
    • Real Estate/Construction Taxation Committee
  • Bristol Chamber of Commerce
    • Chair, Board of Directors
  • Bristol Hospital Development Foundation
    • Member, Board of Trustees
  • Main Street Community Foundation
    • Past Member, National Editorial Board
  • Inside Family Business Newsletter
    • Past Member, National Editorial Board
  • Estate and Business Planning Council of Greater Hartford
    • Past Member, Board of Directors


Advisors | Auditors | Consultants | CPAs - Blum Shapiro is one of the premier public accounting firms in the northeast and a Top 100 CPA Firm in the U.S. Our professionals serve businesses, individuals and organizations in Boston (MA), Hartford (CT), Cranston (RI), Shelton (CT) ,Quincy (MA) and Newton (MA) with audit, tax and business consulting services. Our firm has developed practice areas in automotive, construction, education, government, healthcare, hospitality, manufacturing, nonprofit organizations and professional service firms. New Haven CT, Fairfield CT, Norwalk CT, Waterbury CT.