Ms. Veliz joined LeSourd & Patten, P.S. in 2008 after working for 13 years at the Office of Chief Counsel for the Internal Revenue Service. As an attorney for the IRS, she tried cases before the United States Tax Court involving individuals, corporations, and estates. She also provided advice to IRS agents during audits and on collection matters. In addition, Ms. Veliz represented the IRS in bankruptcy cases.
Currently, Ms. Veliz's practice consists of a broad range of tax issues arising in tax controversy matters before the Internal Revenue Service and representing clients before the United States Tax Court.
Languages Spoken: English, Spanish
Licensed since 1995
|Associate Attorney||LeSourd & Patten, P.S.||2008 - Present|
|Attorney, Office of Chief Counsel||Internal Revenue Service||1995 - 2008|
|Association Name||Position Name||Duration|
|IRS Liaison Committee||Co-chair||2009 - Present|
|Washington State Bar Association||Member||1995 - Present|
|United States Tax Court||Member||1995 - Present|
|United States District Court for the Western District of Washington||Member||1995 - Present|
|University of Washington, School of Law||Law||JD - Juris Doctor||1995|
|Oregon State University||N/A||B.A. and B.S.||1991|
|Federal Tax Clinic||The Basics: Tax Court Litigation||2010|