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Miss Robinson is a very successful business woman. She has used her accountants for many years to complete her tax returns.
A friend has recently joined her business as the bookkeeper, and has discovered that the accounts have been prepared incorrectly for the last 5 years. This is despite Miss Robinson providing accurate information to her accountants.
HMRC has now become involved, and has fined Miss Robinson a significant amount of money.
Miss Robinson has a claim against her accountant for professional negligence.
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