Scott Shipman, Associate Vice President, Tax Credits & Incentives
Scott Shipman has thirty-one years of tax credit experience, starting with the Targeted Jobs Tax Credit (“TJTC”) in 1986. He was a principal of Shipman, Maison & Associates, a Chicago based tax credits consulting firm. During his career there, Scott designed and successfully implemented a software application for the State of Illinois to process TJTC certificates more efficiently. Scott has testified before the United States Congress Ways and Means Committee twice, regarding the extension of the WOTC program, and pioneering the “eWOTC” initiative. Scott has also held WOTC positions for a Big Four public accounting firm, and other tax credit service providers. He holds a Bachelor’s and Master’s degree in Political Science from the University of Arkansas.