Aliza represents clients in a variety of state tax matters, including corporate income, franchise, sales and use, realty transfer and personal income taxes. Her experience from working in accounting firms, as in-house counsel and as an attorney handling complex state tax litigation provides her with a comprehensive perspective to handling state tax matters. Aliza assists clients with state tax audits, administrative appeals and, when necessary, litigation. She has represented clients in state tax controversy matters before the New Jersey Tax Court, New Jersey Appellate Division, New York Division of Tax Appeals and Tax Appeals Tribunal, New York Appellate Division, Pennsylvania Board of Appeals and Board of Finance and Revenue and Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board. Aliza also provides clients with advice regarding the state tax implications of their everyday business operations as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Aliza served as a pro bono attorney for six years with Partners for Women and Justice, a nonprofit public law firm providing legal representation, advice and legislative advocacy that furthers positive change in the lives of domestic violence and sexual assault victims.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D.
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Taxation
  • Tufts University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York

Related Events

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    Mid-Atlantic Regional State Tax Seminar
    Join Stevens & Lee's State and Local Tax Group members as they present at the Mid-Atlantic Regional State Tax Seminar hosted by the Council on State Taxation.
    June 15, 2023
    8:30 am - EST

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Aliza L. Sherman
Of Counsel
aliza.sherman@stevenslee.com
  • Bergen County
  • Phone: 201.857.6014
  • Fax: 610.371.7944
  • Princeton
Areas of Focus
Practice
  • State and Local Tax

Aliza represents clients in a variety of state tax matters, including corporate income, franchise, sales and use, realty transfer and personal income taxes. Her experience from working in accounting firms, as in-house counsel and as an attorney handling complex state tax litigation provides her with a comprehensive perspective to handling state tax matters. Aliza assists clients with state tax audits, administrative appeals and, when necessary, litigation. She has represented clients in state tax controversy matters before the New Jersey Tax Court, New Jersey Appellate Division, New York Division of Tax Appeals and Tax Appeals Tribunal, New York Appellate Division, Pennsylvania Board of Appeals and Board of Finance and Revenue and Massachusetts Appellate Tax Board. Aliza also provides clients with advice regarding the state tax implications of their everyday business operations as well as mergers and acquisitions.

Aliza served as a pro bono attorney for six years with Partners for Women and Justice, a nonprofit public law firm providing legal representation, advice and legislative advocacy that furthers positive change in the lives of domestic violence and sexual assault victims.

Education

  • Seton Hall University School of Law, J.D.
  • Georgetown University Law Center, LL.M., Taxation
  • Tufts University, B.A.

Bar Admissions

  • New Jersey
  • New York
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