Polina Parusis, Esq.

Partner, Practice Group Director, Tax & Estate Planning

212.518.8532
pparusis@zahnlawglobal.com
Polina ParusisPartner, Practice Group Director, Tax & Estate Planning, Bio Photo

POLINA PARUSIS, ESQ., is a Partner and the Practice Group Director, Tax & Estate Planning, which focuses on a broad array of cross-border transactions across all industry sectors.

Polina Parusis has over ten years of tax-related experience. She started her legal career at a boutique law firm on Park Avenue, NYC, advising high-net-worth clients on domestic tax and estate planning. She then switched her career to focus on large international engagements at Ernst & Young.

Over the last 8 years, Polina has worked on various outbound mergers, stock acquisitions, section 368 reorganizations, spin-offs, inbound investments in the U.S. real estate property, and supply chain.

Her experience also includes analysis of income tax treaties, subpart F income, passive foreign investment companies, FIRPTA, and other cross-border matters. Polina has added domestic and international estate planning to her portfolio.

Polina is licensed to practice in New York and New Jersey. She is fluent in Russian and has knowledge of Spanish.

Practice Areas:
  • Tax
  • Estate Planning
Admissions:
  • New York
  • New Jersey

Education:

  • LL.M., Taxation & International Tax, New York Law School, 2011
  • University of Oxford, European Economic Community Law, 2009
  • J.D., Western Michigan Univerity Cooley Law School, 2009