October 23, 2020

Conducting Tax Return Update Meetings at the Gym Maybe Not the Best Idea

If a client requests a meeting at a location where heavy objects are laying around, and there's an off-chance that the news you have may be anything other than positive, may we suggest an alternative venue:

A tax preparer was attacked by his clients as they met to discuss the progress of their tax return at LA Fitness.
 
According to police:
 
“A business client and his brother requested to meet at LA Fitness to discuss the progress of client’s tax returns. During (the meeting), the client and his brother attacked the victim, then burglarized his vehicle of $700 cash.”

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