Paul received the following awards or nominations for his role on Mad About You.
- He was nominated six times (1994-1998) for an Emmy.
- In 1996, he was nominated for a American Comedy Award.
- He was nominated for three BMI TV Music Awards.
- He was nominated for a Golden Satellite Award in 1999.
- He was nominated 4 times for a Screen Actors Guild Award.
- He was nominated for a Golden Globe Award in 1995, 1996, 1997, and 1998.
- In 1994/1998, Paul was nominated for a Q Award.