Maliha Azizi is a Staff Accountant in E. Cohen’s Tax Services Group. She brings over 10 years of international tax and accounting experience to the firm and is responsible for assisting the firm’s Tax Services Group with accurate and timely tax services.
Prior to joining the firm, Maliha worked as a Personal Financial Services (PFS) Tax Associate at a global professional services and consulting firm, where she provided tax services to high-net-worth individuals, prepared tax returns, and followed risk management and compliance procedures. She also previously worked as an Accounting and Finance Officer at the German International Cooperation (GIZ)’s office in Afghanistan, where she verified the accuracy of journals, cashbooks, bankbooks, and cash/bank-counting protocols, prepared fund transfers sheets and letters of credit for fund requests, and prepared the reversal, correction, and advance settlement vouchers.
Maliha is experienced with CCH Axcess, GoSystem, WINPACCS, QuickBooks, and Microsoft Office. She is also fluent in English, Persian/Dari, Urdu, and Hindi.
She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Colby-Sawyer College and is currently studying to complete her Master’s degree in Accounting from American University. She also took courses in Corporate Tax at Rutgers University and attended the American University of Afghanistan in Kabul.