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Clients who fall for tax scams…

Posted by taxguru on September 27, 2011

Anyone who has been in this business for any length of time has had to decide how to handle clients who fall for illegal tax evasion scams.  If they won’t listen to our advice and steer clear of the scams, we have no choice but to cease working with those clients because our acceptance of their involvement in the scams could very easily blow back on us as their tax preparers.  It’s happened to us on several occasions.

This article from Forbes has an interesting look at a case where a CPA may have stuck with his misguided clients for too long and even helped the IRS make a strong criminal case against them.

Can a CPA Bury his Client by Trying to Save Him ?

Thanks to ishade.com for the lead on this.

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