It is fashionable to complain that consultants “steal your watch and then tell you the time”, as one book put it. But customers clearly value what the consultants offer. Otherwise, the elite three and the Big Four would not be growing so fast. (source infra)
The IRS is wildly understaffed, and it could make for a hellish tax season - Between mountains of paper and tens of millions of backlogged phone calls, the IRS already has its hands full. Now, it has to handle more.