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Paul Tomcufcik

Vice President

Transaction Tax


Paul leads a team of sales/use tax professionals in DMA’s east central, midwest, northeast, and central regions. He ensures that the team embraces DMA’s Client Service Principles and that best practices are utilized to deliver exceptional services to DMA’s clients. He also works closely with clients and DMA’s sales/use tax professionals to develop and implement tax planning strategies that result in significant tax savings. Paul plans, organizes, and manages sales/use tax recovery reviews for large public and private corporations. His team analyzes clients’ transaction tax data, reviews sales/use tax audit assessments, and files the necessary refunds and appeals. He also negotiates with auditors and hearing officers regarding audit assessments and refunds, performs sales/use tax managed audits on behalf of clients, establishes managed compliance agreements, and provides sales/use tax training seminars. Paul proactively works with state tax authorities to ensure DMA’s clients receive equitable treatment compared to other taxpayers in the same state and industry.



35+ years in sales/use tax; 28 years with DMA


  • Completed numerous sales/use tax recovery projects and audit reduction services
  • Successfully managed sales/use tax audits and attended hearings
  • Generated $210M+ in sales/use tax savings for clients
  • Former Tax Manager with a Big 4 firm
  • Four years of experience with the Ohio Department of Taxation, Sales/Use Tax Division, where he performed audits of mid-size to large corporations

New Jersey | New York | Ohio | Pennsylvania



Automotive | Banking & Financial Services | Data Centers | Distribution | Energy & Utilities | Healthcare | Insurance | Manufacturing | Mining | Oil & Gas | Pharmaceuticals | Retail | Technology | Transportation | Wholesale



OCR Technology | Robotic Process Automation (RPA) | SAP AP Validation Utility | TaxARCTM



  • Bachelor of Business Administration, Accounting – Kent State University
  • Continually attends seminars that examine the latest changes in state and local taxation
  • Featured speaker on sales/use tax topics for DMA educational forums and tax industry organizations