Dorinda D. DeScherer, J.D., is a graduate of Barnard College of Columbia University and an honors graduate of the University of Maryland School of Law. She is currently a principal of Editorial Resource Group, Inc., which develops and creates tax and professional publications. ERG's clients have included Matthew Bender, Aspen Publishers, CCH, RIA, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and Intuit.. The Internal Revenue Service has used CPE materials prepared by ERG for in-house staff training. Ms DeScherer is a co-author of the Employee Benefits Answer Book (Aspen), the Business Tax Answer Book (CCH) and the Individual Tax Answer Book (CCH).