2 Prudential Plaza 180 N Stetson Ave Ste 3500
Chicago, IL 60601





Nicholas Sickler

Nicholas Sickler

CPA at John R. Waters & Company

Nick joined John R. Waters & Company in 2000, where he assists businesses from inception and throughout their business life cycle. Business clients include manufacturing, distribution, health science, and high-tech startups. 


Nick leads on various levels of assurance services, provides tax compliance and planning, and assists on various consulting engagements.  He also provides an extensive amount of accounting and transactional processing support, including budgeting, managing cash flow, payroll, employee benefits, and can act as an outsourced Chief Financial Officer or Controller.


Taxes are just a piece of the puzzle for individual clients. Tax planning and estate planning are critical to preserving wealth for both retirement’s golden years and providing for future generations.


Nick received his Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Purdue University.  Nick's societal memberships include the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Illinois CPA Society, and Beta Alpha Psi, the national honorary organization for Financial Information. He currently serves on the Board of Directors for The Chicago Chapter of Risk Management Association. Nick is also very involved with his alma mater, where he has served as Treasurer and President of the Purdue Club of Chicago and was previously on the Board of Directors for the Purdue Alumni. Nick participates in the growth of the West Loop by serving as Treasurer for the Neighbors of West Loop. 


Phone 312.554.3442
Fax 312.554.3401
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