Michael P. Scaduto

Michael P. Scaduto

Managing Partner
JD Michael, LLC
112 West Cook Street
Springfield, IL 62704

Direct Work Phone: 217.527.1700
FAX: 217.789.0222

Professional Experience:

Mike is the Managing Partner of JD Michael, LLC. Since its inception in January 2003 Mike has lead the team of tax professionals at JD Michael as they represented numerous Fortune 100 businesses and many mid tier companies with respect to tax issues with the Illinois Department of Revenue and other Mid-West tax agencies. Prior to founding JD Michael, Mike was employed at the Illinois Department of Revenue for many years, retiring from state service in December 2002. He was the manager of the department's Audit Bureau for many years managing all phases of the department's auditing functions. Additionally, Mike was responsible for legislative analysis and proposals, including rulemaking. He also served on the Informal Conference Board, which reviews disputed audits and recommends resolutions in lieu of a formal legal process.

Practice Focus:

Mike has successfully represented clients before the Illinois Department of Revenue who were faced with large audit assessments and has also successfully argued cases before the department's Board of Appeals. In addition, Mike has represented clients before the department's executive staff on tax policy matters. Mike and the staff of JD Michael also conduct state tax training seminars for companies and business associations throughout Illinois.


Mike earned a Bachelorís Degree in Business Administration from Eastern Illinois University and Master's Degree in Business Administration from the University of Illinois.

Professional and Community Activities:

Independent SALT Alliance
Taxpayers Federation of Illinois

Boy Scouts of America
Mid-State Kart Club

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