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Subject:  Ravings of a tax slave, vol. 1 Date:  2/9/2005  4:05 AM
Author:  ptheland Number:  76468 of 123022

Tax season has hit with a vengance. In case I've not mentioned it yet, I've gone into partnership with the CPA for whom I've been doing per diem work for the last 5 years. Moved into new offices, got my name on the door, and everything. It's all well and good, and I'm looking forward to the expanded practice. But it has added a bit of stress to my life.

So how do I find a way to muck things up quickly? With my usual pre-scheduled appointments, that's how. For several years now, I've given my clients an appointment rather than waiting for them to call and ask for one. There's always a bit of rescheduling, but it's far fewer phone calls than having EVERYONE call and set an appointment. Plus, I schedule lots of peopl