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Is audit busy season significantly shorter than tax busy season?

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Sat in a lunch with the interns and some staff. The interns started today and a staff 2 talked about how he drinks and drives. How do I handle explaining to him that’s incredibly wrong and that it’s w… more

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Anyone have a success story/suggestion with correcting back/posture issues? Have done massages and chiro fairly routinely. Have tried to change up desk situation to be more ergonomically friendly. Tri… more

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Is anyone dealing with extreme burnout right now? I know this isn't the time for work-life balance but oh wow! I don't think I have ever been this exhausted before. How is everyone else holdin… more

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Coworkers and I were talking about the concept of new normal for like past Covid. I said one thing I’ve noticed since Covid has been kids at bars and breweries. One of my coworkers said he thinks ever… more

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Alright I haven’t been paying attention but what is Congress fighting about with taxes? Several people have asked me

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Would it be wrong to get a flip phone to not have teams and outlook on my phone? In my office it’s a requirement

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With how wildly out of control tipping culture has been, do you think we should start asking for tips?

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Do you think layoffs are coming to your office/company soon? Just saw paramount announced layoffs

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Does anyone have an under the desk bike? Is it better and easier to use than a walking pad

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Does anyone have a walking pad? Is it worth it?

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Do y’all still use macros in your work papers? If so for what

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What are your thoughts on all or nothing bonus structures?

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Every female in my office has bought a Stanley and talk about it all the time… what’s the hype? Is this happening in yalls offices?

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Would you recommend this industry to your kids? Why or why not?

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Does life get better or worse the farther you go in a company or firm?

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When did tax season or busy season become year around?

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I think I need to make the decision to leave public accounting.

I'm burning out. I think I just need a break for a few years so that I can focus on rebuilding my personal life...

It's not an eas… more

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I’m struggling with the hours of being in busy season what feels like for the entire year but I feel like if I put my two weeks in, I’m giving up and couldn’t make it and that feels wrong? Anyone else… more

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Anyone in big 4- how many have tried part time? I want to go down to 80% but hesitant. Would love to hear stories

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I'm a complete introvert and not great at public speaking. Can anyone advise how to improve? Would studying for an MBA help (due to networking, courses, etc.)?

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Ladies, how do you keep your energy level relatively high to survive the busy seasons? I easily feel mentally and physically tired. I am not a gym goer. Just jog occasionally.

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What level do you think we should make over a $100k in a MCOL city. I think manager 1

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What’s the lowest income you think you can comfortably live off of at this stage in life? And why?

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Who here is working over 8-hour days?

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Which of you have a family and has it been hard to balance, especially during the busy season? I'm on the fence. Need talking into it I think.

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Is it hard to go from tax senior to just a regular accounting position? I’ve applied but no offers. I have my CPA

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I started a job before tax season. I have a massive amount of experience, but not with the software the new company used. The company was also preparing tax projections (which I had never done before)… more

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Having a hard time at work, As the primary caregiver of my mom with Alzheimer’s and currently found out I was pregnant, I am new to my job 6 months in (I’m 30 yo married woman started accounting later In Life)

My… more

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In 2023 are Roth contributions not deductible on your taxes anymore?

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I asked for work remote temporarily due to family obligations that recently changed my life drastically. Partner and I discussed and I was told I can go but my pay would be affected (no raise in pay).… more

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Is Microsoft products down for everyone or just EY?

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Which firm is better for Women in your opinion? RSM or Crowe?

I understand this question depends on many factors (team, office, people, etc) but based on your opinion/ experience and if you have worke… more

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I had a partner go straight to the staff 1 to ask questions and not talk to me or the Manager on the client. The staff was terrified that she messed up since she didn’t know the answer. Is it weird th… more

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Which is harder - a report you don't like or a manager you don't like?

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How do i politely say please review the entire workpaper before sending comments? My partner just pings me comments tab by tab as he goes and so it’s hard to keep up or address them all

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I'm not keen on any of my coworkers but this has never happened to me before. They have invited me for drinks a few times and I've chosen not to go but now I'm wondering if it will affect … more

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For weeks I have t been busy, ( I’m in more tax consulting), this week loaded with projects. I am going to be that girl that gives my two weeks Friday , I’m off to the irs . How many bridges did I bur… more

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