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Financial tax manager, Seattle. What is the salary range at B4 if you jump as an experienced hire?

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I’m frustrated seeing other associates (same level as me) get much less hours than I do. They mentioned the reason why they give more work to some in comparison to others is that we do the job better.… more

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How long do you stay at a company until you request an internal transfer? I was at one b4 for awhile and then left after about 3 years to another (audit to advisory) been here almost 6mos but would li… more

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Received two offers from two big four: m&a fdd senior vs audit mgr. Which one should I pick and why? I am currently a senior year 2 auditor and will become senior year 3 in the fall. I don’t hate … more

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Pet peeve: people who ask ‘how are you’ and wont tell you why they reached out unless you specifically ask

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What roles would have investment banking exit opps?

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I lost my inner fire related to work 3 years ago. How do I get it back?

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What are good investment vehicles for HNW individuals not eligible for employer 401K plan?

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Is there a level in PA tax at which you no longer do crazy overtime and it’s more like 50hrs during busy season? I’ve only seen people working even more as they move up.

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Let’s see how this goes...any small to mid-sized firms offering fully remote positions that someone wants to refer me to? DM if so. I love where I work but I’m questioning whether or not this is the r… more

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If anyone is interested in a career with Baker Tilly hmu and I can refer you!

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Looking for someone who has taken all 4 CPA exams and Becker subscription is still active.

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Anybody work for a large public company (1B revenue) in their accounting - how are the hours compared to public? Are you busy just as much with month end, quarter end, and year end close?

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Everything Screams Inflation

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Has anyone purchased a home this year? I’m not having luck finding a decent place in nice areas within my budget. Any advice for creative ways to find properties? Some background- I’m looking in nort… more

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Someone from work keeps posting extremely personal details of me, it's quite obvious because the situation is so unique. How do I handle this?

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Can anyone speak to switching from one big 4 to another? And their experience? Currently at PwC wondering what it’s like elsewhere.

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Does having kids psychologically influence the decisions of others to promote you and/or make you partner?

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Does the result of ethical exam for CPA license expire? I passed all CPA exams but still need to work for a year under a CPA to be certified so it may take me 1 more year to fulfil the work experience… more

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Does anyone have an idea how long it takes for a NJ CPA license application to be processed?

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I saw an interesting question posed when talking about detectives / investigators for the US police departments, and I wanted to hear the 🐠 thoughts. Do you think that people who investigate financia… more

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A person who sexually assaulted me in college works in my group. I see their name pop up on LinkedIn and company communications and I flinch every time.

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Those who switched from one B4 to another in tax, did you get any signing bonus? If so, how much? Manager level.

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Moving to Denver (MCOL I believe). Is a $110k salary comfortable for a single guy with no dependents?

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Has anyone been a contractor for big 4 while working in industry? Want to make some extra bucks.

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When do all of the big 4 find out their raise and bonus? EY is august 9th

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Could anyone provide insight into M&A tax? What the work is like & hours? Looking to transfer as a manager from core bts. Thank you!!

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I applied for a tax position at BDO and just got the offer letter. It turned out to be that this is a temporary employment. I remember I did not apply for a temp position, and the interviewers did not… more

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At what level at Protiviti are you expected to start bringing in clients?

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Will I be eligible for the performance bonus paid out fall this year if I join EY in a month i.e. June?

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I want to try IA and am hoping I’ll like it enough to stay but am scared of being pigeonholed. Is it as bad as some people say? What kind of roles might I be looking at afterwards?

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What is a reasonable salary for a senior 3 international tax in Big 4 with JD/LLM in HCL city ?

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Unlimited vacation should look like a European holiday, right?

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Provisions > compliance

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Formerly fired people of FB, whats your story?

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Jumped from regional to a mid-tier firm (for bigger client experience) but honestly wished I just left PA in general. However I know I don’t have enough experience to land me a better/higher paying ro… more

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Am I the only one who doesn’t mind the long hours of accounting, or should I check myself into a psych ward? 😂 I’m young (naive) and don’t have a family or anything so I love that it keeps me busy

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About to relocate out of NYC and now I will need a car. I am looking for a reliable SUV good for commuting and off road adventures. Any recommendations? Should I go with a new car or a CPO? If I go wi… more

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How much does a 1st year audit manager make in Chicago?

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Every time one of my coworkers puts in their 2 weeks/they send out the farewell email I get so jealous. Is that bad 🤔

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