ROI-NJ, a media company that informs and connects businesses in New Jersey, announced that David B. Wolfe, co-managing partner of Skoloff & Wolfe, P.C. (“S&W”), was selected to its list of 2020 influencers.
Mr. Wolfe is only one of two real estate property tax attorneys among those recognized across all real estate categories such as service providers, developers, construction, banking and finance, public officials, and brokers. He is cited by the publication as being “one of the leading and most highly visible tax appeal lawyers in the state — a specialty that figures to be extraordinarily busy once the pandemic’s impact on commercial real estate is truly understood.”
In a published list that featured Advance Realty, AvalonBay, JMF Properties, KRE, L+M Development Partners, Mack-Cali Realty Corp., Onyx Equities, and Somerset Development, and included CBRE, Cushman & Wakefield, JLL, and Newmark, Mr. Wolfe expressed heartfelt congratulations to all S&W clients and colleagues highlighted on the 2020 influencers list. S&W is honored to be named among the best and brightest of New Jersey real estate.
Mr. Wolfe’s practice area focuses on representing taxpayers in significant real estate matters. He has obtained billions of dollars of assessment reductions on behalf of his clients and has extensive experience in all types of property tax appeals, including: office buildings, industrial properties, multi-family, hotels, retail, higher education, assisted living and skilled nursing facilities, among others.
In addition, he frequently counsels clients regarding property tax exemption matters and routinely performs property tax due diligence and tax projections for institutional clients. He represents taxpayers in every county in New Jersey, throughout the Northeast and in significant matters nationally. He has assisted clients in the development and stabilization of several transformational projects, including those in New Jersey’s largest two cities, Jersey City and Newark.
Online and in print, ROI-NJ delivers real-time news and features that provide New Jersey’s diverse business community with a “Return On Information”, while creating dynamic engagements among influencers. Topic areas include business, politics, news and lifestyle.
Mr. Wolfe has been featured or quoted in a wide variety of local and national publications, including Forbes.com, GlobeSt.com, Marketwatch.com, The Washington Post, The Wall Street Journal, Law.com, Law360.com, and The New York Law Journal. Mr. Wolfe is the immediate past chair of the Taxation Section of the New Jersey State Bar Association and has been listed as a Super Lawyer from 2016-2021.
Looking forward: Weighing the Effect of the Pandemic on NJ 2021 Property Taxes
COVID-19 has affected nearly every U.S. industry, yet the true impact on real property values remains to be seen. Property tax year 2021 is the first year in which municipalities across New Jersey will be required to address the pandemic’s effect on real property values. Prudent real estate investors, developers, and operators are starting to prepare for their 2021 tax appeals now to identify all potential assets/properties where tax relief may be available.