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By Ed Mendlowitz
The CPA Trendlines Practice Doctor

QUESTION: I received a call from an accountant with some questions about a foreign-owned client of his. He had the client for 15 years and seems he did not file a ton of required disclosure forms.

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In the course of our discussion it turns out he never took a CPE program or even read an article on the topic. The question here is why didn’t he?