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Henry Ford's son was once sued by investors who contended that he was inadequately educated and incompetent to run Ford motor Co. On the witness stand he was asked, "How can you possibly deal with complex tax problems when you have no tax law training, or engineering problems, when you're not an engineer." He said, "The desk in my office has a row of buttons on it. If I have a tax law problem, I push the tax button, and a team of the finest tax lawyers in the country come into my office and tell me whatever I need to know, and if I have an engineering problem, I push the engineering button...."
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