Maybe what they should be doing is looking for a new tax accountant. While the two stories are completely unrelated, it was reported last week that H&R Block, tax accountants to the poor and indigent, screwed up their own tax returns for last year in the amount of $32,000,000 and got bitch slapped by the IRS.
Article in RedHerring
In more relevant industry news, they are now looking for a new agency to help with their $100,000,000 advertising account. Maybe if they spent a little of that on a new tax account they wouldn't need to spend as much on advertising.
Article in Adweek
The five shops in contention are (click to see their profiles on Adforum.com):
Arnold Boston, Mullen, Deutsch LA, Cambell Mithun, DDB Chicago. The search is being lead by kick ass agency search consultant Select Resources International.