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Tax accountants work at accounting firms that offer tax accounting services. The major accounting firms, known as the Big Four, that employ tax accountants are Deloitte, Ernst & Young, Pricewaterhouse Coopers, and KPMG. Tax accountants also work for large and medium public and private companies. They may also work as independent contractors, running their own businesses. More than 1.2 million accountants, including tax accountants, are employed full time in the United States, according to the Department of Labor.

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