Lawyers Sue Accounting Firm Over Underpaid Taxes

Law360, New York (September 16, 2010, 6:11 PM EDT) -- Half a dozen Weinstein Smith LLP lawyers have sued an accounting firm for more than $500,000 in underpaid New York City taxes and interest, alleging the accountants improperly treated them as partners instead of employees.

The former "special partners" of Feldman Weinstein LLP and, later, Feldman Weinstein Smith LLP, lodged a complaint Tuesday in the New York Supreme Court against Raich Ende Malter & Co. LLP, accusing the New York accounting firm of botching the law firm's taxes when it treated the lawyers as if they...
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