Say the words “tax time” and you might picture an accountant buried under an enormous heap of documents, pencil in hand, furiously crunching numbers on a calculator. Just how busy are local accountants in the days and weeks leading up to the federal filing deadline in the spring? We asked about 50 of Minnesota’s largest accounting firms to share the average overtime hours that their accountants worked last April. Turns out they don’t call April the World Series of accounting for nothing.

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