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In the course of providing our clients with income tax, estate tax and gift tax advice, we receive significant personal financial information from our clients. If your are a client of Meltzer, Lippe, Goldstein & Breitstone, LLP, you should know that all information that we receive from you is held in confidence, and it is not released to people outside the firm, except as agreed to by you, or as required under an applicable law.
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