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Subject:  Re: ACA surcharge Date:  3/4/2014  8:22 PM
Author:  skorthos Number:  120356 of 123001

Wow! Thank you guys for your quick responses. You have all confirmed our thoughts in different ways.

My first thought when I saw that charge was that it was opportunistic (sychronicity) and this guy was tacking on an extra charge thinking that he can score some money while shifting the blame to Obama.

My wife said at our meeting with him that it seemed to her that professionals in every field need to take classes to stay current (ptheland, JAFO31) so the fact that he had to include a new spreadsheet or his assistant had to attend a class were just part of their overhead. So, bump the fees a bit on everything.

JAFO31’s comment that in the future we might see a surcharge on every new software u