This is even the case where fraud is suspected on the part of one client and the accountant might be expected to report matters to the appropriate authorities or resign their retainer.
In this context the Judge contrasted the position of accountants with that of solicitors who act “in a different professional, regulatory and ethical context to an accountant”.
Harlequin Property (SVG) Limited –v- Wilkins Kennedy (a firm)  3188 EWHC (TCC)
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