Ex-BDO Partner Says He Wept Over Tax Shelter Scrutiny

Law360, New York (April 1, 2011, 5:45 PM EDT) -- A former BDO Seidman LLP partner testified Friday in New York that he was so concerned about tax shelter deals developed with ex-Jenkens & Gilchrist PC lawyers that he broke down and cried when federal authorities issued warnings about the transactions.

Adrian Dicker, who formerly helped lead the accounting firm's tax solutions group told a jury in the U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York that he became emotionally distraught in 2000 when the Internal Revenue Service issued the notice alerting him to...
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