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Herbert J. Lerner

Herbert J. Lerner, American tax consultant. Bar: District of Columbia 1964; Certified Public Accountants, District of Columbia. Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (executive committee tax division 1979-1982, 85-89, past chairman, board directors 1990-1994, co-chairman national conference lawyers and Certified Public Accountants 1992-1995), District of Columbia Bar, George Town Club.

Background

  • Lerner, Herbert J. was born on August 19, 1938 in Newark. Son of Morris David Lerner and Evelyn L. (Shapiro) Kaplan.

  • Education

    • Bachelor of Science, Rutgers University, 1959. Bachelor of Laws, Georgetown University, 1963.

    Career

    • With Ernst & Young, Washington, 1963-1996, partner, 1970-1983, 83-89, vice chairman tax Washington, 1990—1996, national director tax policy and standards. Retired

      Member Internal Revenue Service Commissioners Advisory Group, 1982-1983, 96-98. Treasurer, trustee American Tax Policy Institute, 1990-1997.

    Major achievements

    • Bar: District of Columbia 1964. Certified Public Accountants, District of Columbia.

    Works

    • Author: (with others) Federal Income Taxation of Corporations Filing Consolidated Returns, 4 vols., 1975, with annual supplement thru 1997. Contributor, editor private letter rulings column Journal Taxation.

    Membership

    Member American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (executive committee tax division 1979-1982, 85-89, past chairman, board directors 1990-1994, co-chairman national conference lawyers and Certified Public Accountants 1992-1995), District of Columbia Bar, George Town Club.

    Connections

    • Married Dianne Joan Prag, August 23, 1959. Children– Joy Ellen, Mark Allen.
    • father: Morris David Lerner Kaplan
    • mother: Evelyn L. (Shapiro) Kaplan
    • spouse: Dianne Joan Prag
    • children: Joy Ellen Lerner
    • Mark Allen Lerner
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    Born August 19, 1938
    Nationality
    • 1959
      Rutgers University
    • 1963
      Georgetown University
    • 1963 - 1996
      With Ernst & Young
      Washington, United States