The Incompetent Authority: Questions and Answers

ABA Tax Times

August 2020

In this column, Miller & Chevalier Member Andy Howlett, along with Guinevere Moore, Managing Member at Moore Tax Law Group, LLP, and Andrew Strelka, Counsel at Latham & Watkins, provide useful responses to your questions about the tax profession, including tax career, business of tax, tax ethics, and other tax questions with a touch of humor. In this quarter's edition, the authors discuss how to deal with clients who seek immediate answers to questions you need time to research and talk about potential conflicts issues that may arise with referral sources.