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Is there a difference between a normal tax professional vs a tax consultant that works for the big 4? Are they essentially the same position and get paid the same as well?

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There are levels of tax professionals. People who do your income taxes in a strip mall (tax stores like HR Block) are enrolled agents, a few CPAs. The big 4 are mostly CPAs or tax attorneys. They also do mostly corporate stuff, though they will do individual taxes for high net worth individuals. That said, most individuals don’t need big 4 level tax prep because their tax situations are not very complicated

I’m talking about the ones who work at big 4. I was wondering if tax consultants are hired through the consulting route or through tax...in other words what payscalw

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