Today's column was going to be about the acquisition of AmEx Tax and Business Services for $220 million by H&R Block, but Bill Carlino, editor-in-chief of Accounting Today, literally beat me to the punch.

Yesterday, he wrote an excellent WebCPA INSIDE VIEWS column on the acquisition using a boxing analogy, as he often does in his column. I always thought he uses that analogy because in a prior life, he covered that beat. I now understand why he continues to use that analogy, because boxing is like life.

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