Miri Forster Joins EisnerAmper as the Co-Leader of its Tax Controversy Practice
March 26, 2020
EisnerAmper is pleased to announce that Miri Forster has joined the firm as a principal and co-leader of the Tax Controversy Practice.
With more than 20 years of IRS practice, procedure and tax controversy experience, Miri specializes in providing tax dispute resolution services to public and private corporations, partnerships and high-net- worth individuals. She represents clients before the IRS Examination and Appeals Divisions on complex domestic and international tax issues and obtains private letter rulings from the IRS National Office. Miri assists clients with voluntary disclosures of inadvertent income, international information return, withholding, and payroll tax compliance errors. She secures penalty abatements and refunds, resolves IRS account issues, and advises on a myriad of dispute resolution matters. Miri was previously a tax controversy principal at a Big Four firm and served as an Attorney-Advisor at the U.S. Tax Court.
“Miri is a wonderful addition to EisnerAmper’s Tax Controversy Practice,” said Walter Pagano, Tax Partner and Tax Controversy Practice Leader. “She has an unmatched combination of high-level experience, a proven track record of successful engagements, and an impressive network within the tax controversy ecosystem. We’re confident she will shine in her new role.”
Miri, who will be based at EisnerAmper’s Iselin, NJ, office, has a B.A. in Economics from Brandeis University, a J.D. from the New England School of Law, and an LL.M. in Taxation from the Georgetown University Law Center. She is a member of the American Bar Association and is a licensed attorney in New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C. She also serves on the Executive Committee of the New Jersey Women's Network-to-Network Consortium.