February 2019

Travis Thompson in TaxAnalysts’ “Business of Tax: Tax Pros Like ‘Field Trips’ Too”


Tax practitioners generally agree that having a deep understanding of a client’s business and industry is essential to their practice. Acquiring that knowledge can sometimes be the most fun part of the job.

“I’d never been in a dump truck before, and here I am in my suit and my briefcase, and he’s in work overalls and, you know, covered in dirt,” recounted Travis Thompson of Sideman & Bancroft LLP.