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Cook and Co. is a Sole Proprietorship, owned and operated by Gregory J. Cook, EA, CPA. In addition to being an Enrolled Agent (Federal License issued by The U.S. Treasury Department) and Certified Public Accountant (Licensed in the States of Alabama and Tennessee), Mr. Cook is an Accredited Tax Advisor (a designation from the Accreditation Council for Accountancy and Taxation, Inc.).
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Cook and Co. owns and operates this website. Cook and Co. reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to change, modify, add, or remove portions of these Terms at any time. We suggest that you check these Terms periodically for changes. They can be accessed from the link in the navigation menu or from the link at the bottom of our website pages. Any changes, modifications, or additions to, or deletions from these Terms shall be effective upon posting on this website. If you use this website after we post changes to the Terms, you accept the Terms as changed. Cook and Co. expressly reserves the right to monitor any use of this website.
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Cook and Co. and its directors, officers, or employees will not be liable or have any responsibility of any kind for any loss or damage that you incur arising from or in connection with: (1) any delay, termination, failure, defect, or interruption in the transmission of this website; (2) any inaccuracy, error, unavailability, or incompleteness in the transmission of this website; (3) any termination or interruption of your access to this website; (4) your reliance on or use of this website; (5) any e-mail requests, orders, or instructions you send, or the interception by third parties of any requests, orders, or instructions you send via e-mail; (6) any act or omission of Cook and Co. in making this website available to you; or (7) any other cause relating to your access to or use of this website, whether or not the circumstances giving rise to such cause may have been within the control of Cook and Co. or within the control of any other party providing software or services support for this website.
Cook and Co. does not warrant that this website, or the functions contained in this website, will be uninterrupted or error-free, that defects will be corrected, or that this website, or the servers that make it available, are free from viruses or other harmful components. You assume the entire cost of any necessary servicing, repairing, or correcting of your property or operations as a result of using this website. You accept at your own risk that the Internet or other online communications medium may not perform as intended as a result of human, mechanical, or other error, despite the efforts of Cook and Co., you, or any third party.
In no event will Cook and Co. or its directors, officers, or employees be liable to you for any direct, indirect, special, consequential, or incidental damages related in any way to your use of this website, even if: (a) such damages are reasonably foreseeable; or (b) Cook and Co. or any other party has been advised of the possibility of such damages.
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We specialize in matters of taxation!
Enrolled Agents, CPA's, Accredited Tax Advisors, MBA's Cook and Co., Enrolled Agents are licensed by the U.S. Treasury Department to represent taxpayers before the Internal Revenue Service (IRS). Greg Cook is a Certified Public Accountant (CPA) licensed by the states of Alabama and Tennessee.
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