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How many big 4 people are done busy season right now for audit? Started getting asked to work 80 hour weeks which is why I didn't go big 4. Thinking about switching if it stays this way.

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Yeah RSM and GT will fuck you just as hard if not harder

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It's a myth that big 4 works way more than mid sized firms or large non big 4 firms

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That's what I thought. I'm working until at least 4/30 with 70-80 hours expected until then. I had big 4 offers but didn't want to live that kind of life. Now I feel like I am but a whole month longer than if I was at big 4

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I'm at RSM. Definitely feeling that right now.

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Yeah in my office none of us in our group worked more than 50 this past season

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Same. Busy season is not done for me. Working on multiple private clients

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I am done

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Most people are done unless they have a 3/31 YE

I have a few friends over there and have not heard a lot of good things

Well there are a lot of people with 3/31 year ends. I'll be working 80 hours until May but you're right if you're working the same amount anyway you might as well be at big ;

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I've been in busy season since 2nd week in October, with a short break for Christmas. I will be in busy season until the end of April. Hoping at least one of my clients goes away.

I worked 74 hour weeks from first week in February until this past week. Never Sundays though

Still not done........

If you're in RSM you're in the wrong group/office. Chicago FS audit is empty at 5:30 since 3/31

Just finished my busy season last week. Back to 40 hour weeks for now. Thank the lord. The last 3 months were brutal though

Finished a month ago

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