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Which will lead to better exit opportunities...federal (financial services) or international (still FS but likely some clients outside FS)? They're asking me to pick a specialty as senior...

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Better as in versatility? Or better as in exclusivity?

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Federal

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Best in terms of which will give the most opportunities if I were to switch to industry at some point

Also which is most helpful for potential overseas opportunities in public accounting

US federal tax is useless overseas... Unless you are looking at tax returns of expats lol. But for opportunities in the US I would suggest Fed.

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