Lance Rothenberg is a tax attorney focusing on state and federal tax controversies and disputes. He has recently joined Tenenbaum Law PC as Of Counsel to the firm. Lance has broad experience assisting a wide-range of businesses and business owners, from Fortune 100 companies and high net-worth individuals to small and mid-size businesses, facing a variety of federal, state, local, and multistate tax issues, including sales and use taxes, corporate income and franchise taxes, personal income taxes, and excise taxes.
Prior to joining Tenenbaum Law PC, Lance gained significant tax experience working at prominent, international law firms in both Washington, DC and New York, NY. Most recently, he was a Tax Director at a national accounting firm.
Lance represents clients facing federal and state audits before the IRS and state tax departments, in collection proceedings, with residency audits, with voluntary disclosure matters, and when necessary, in appeals before administrative tribunals and federal and state courts. He assists clients with obtaining advisory opinions and letter rulings, in addressing multistate nexus issues, with tax clearance issues, with responsible person assessments, and with responding to routine audit notices.
Presentations & Publications
Lance is a frequent author and lecturer on a variety of state and local tax topics.
He is a member of the American Bar Association’s Taxation Section, the New York State Bar, the New York City Bar, the New Jersey State Bar, the Washington, DC Bar, and the Virginia State Bar.
Education & Licenses
Lance earned his B.A. degree, cum laude, from the George Washington University; his J.D. degree, cum laude, from the American University, Washington College of Law; and his LL.M. degree in Taxation, from New York University School of Law. He was recognized as a New York Metro Super Lawyer Rising Star in 2014 and 2015.