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Caplin & Drysdale Promotes Zhanna Ziering to Member

October 3, 2016, Caplin & Drysdale


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 Caplin & Drysdale Promotes Zhanna Ziering to Member

WASHINGTON, D.C. – October 3, 2016: Caplin & Drysdale announced today that New York tax lawyer Zhanna A. Ziering has been named a Member of the Firm effective October 1, 2016.  “The Firm’s leadership is pleased to welcome Zhanna as a new Member,” said Firm President Beth Shapiro Kaufman.  “Zhanna adds to our deep bench in the tax controversy area, bringing her experience and talent to serve both individual and corporate clients.”

Ms. Ziering, who joined the Firm as an Associate in 2011, is an integral part of Caplin’s New York Tax Controversies, Tax Litigation, and Tax Crimes practice groups.  “I am honored to be a Member of Caplin & Drysdale,” said Ms. Ziering.  “Working side by side with such brilliant legal minds has been a remarkable experience and I am grateful for the continued opportunity to practice tax law at a firm that is fully committed to legal excellence and integrity.”

A recipient of the ABA’s Nolan Fellowship and a New York Super Lawyers’ Rising Star, Ms. Ziering offers guidance to individual and corporate clients who require sophisticated tax advice concerning their domestic tax issues, offshore assets, and U.S. reporting requirements.  Clients rely on her deep knowledge of tax controversies and tax litigation, as well as Ms. Ziering’s experience with related civil, criminal, and regulatory proceedings. She represents both individuals and corporations before the U.S. Tax Court, federal and state courts, and administrative agencies, including the Internal Revenue Service, the Department of Justice, and other federal and state government regulators.

Ms. Ziering also serves as trusted counsel for clients facing offshore voluntary disclosure requirements on the federal and state levels. She advises clients on their U.S. tax reporting obligations relating to offshore assets and interests, and assists in responding to audits and inquiries from the IRS and other government agencies.

Ms. Ziering is an active participant in the American Bar Association's Section of Taxation, Court Procedure and Practice Committee and Civil and Criminal Tax Penalty Committee and the Tax Section of the New York State Bar Association.  She is fluent in Russian and enjoys reading Russian authors in their original language.


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