Joseph Reinhardt, CPA
Audit Partner, Chair of Employee Benefit Plan Practice
Berdon LLP Accountants and Advisors
With more than 30 years in the industry, Berdon partner Joe Reinhardt is immersed in the issues that plan administrators face: strengthening operations, meeting regulatory requirements, and instituting proper internal controls. As chair of the firm’s Employee Benefit Plan practice, he has helped plan administrators deal with these issues and more — having served plans with 500 to over 10,000 participants and assets up to $800 million plus.
His extensive expertise extends to compliance reporting, payroll compliance audits, allocation studies of shared administrative expenses, representing clients in Department of Labor examinations, and fraud investigations. Joe has authored several articles on current financial topics that have appeared in various publications, and has been called upon by the broadcast media to provide expert commentary. In addition, he has testified in United States District Court-Eastern Region and has provided expert testimony before the ERISA Advisory Council. He served as a guest speaker at the International Foundation of Employee Benefit Plans Annual Conferences. Joe graduated from Hofstra University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting. He is licensed as a certified public accountant in New York and holds the Chartered Global Management Accountant designation of the AICPA. Joe resides on Long Island with his wife and two kids.