Originally Posted by Purron
Geithner used Turbo Tax, did his own tax return, and screwed it up. He should have hired an accountant if he had any inkling of going for a high profile government job. Even if the accountant messed things up, he could have had the excuse of relying on a paid professional.
I agree. The demonstrated fact that he cannot even do his own taxes correctly and check for errors before submitting (or realize that he should hire someone to do the same) does not inspire confidence in his ability to perform the job he has taken on.