MT Roots

MT Roots is a service provided to MTCPA members as an online medium to ask questions and share knowledge within the professional community. Opinions and views expressed within the communities are solely those of the author and do not represent the MTCPA.

Please do:

  • use the listserves to share knowledge, build your reputation as an expert
  • include your name and affiliation in postings
  • be polite and respectful in your posts and replies
  • keep it clean (i.e., no profanity or obscenity)
  • give credit where credit is due by citing your sources
  • search before posting a question, it may have been answered already
  • report illegal or inappropriate postings you find within a community to or 406-442-7301

Please don't:

  • talk about fees, it invites charges of violating antitrust laws
  • share Confidential Client Information
  • post defamatory, abusive, threatening, offensive or illegal materials - don't post anything you don't want the public to see
  • post promotional messages (e.g., products/services, job postings, firm/business acquisitions, programs not affiliated with MTCPA)
  • post unnecessary messages to the whole group; instead, send appreciative notes directly to the sender rather than posting to the whole group
  • send angry, critical, sarcastic or emotionally charged messages

The MTCPA will:

  • create new forums as requested when there is sufficient interest by members
  • monitor forum postings and respond to user complaints about specific postings
  • remove a posting if it violates the code of conduct
  • remove a member from a forum who continues to violate the code of conduct after receiving a warning
  • occasionally display, copy, publish and distribute information posted within the forums for the purposes of marketing and encouraging member usage

The MTCPA doesn't:

  • edit postings
  • pay for postings to MT Roots
  • review postings for technical accuracy

If you have questions, suggestions or problems using MT Roots, please contact the MTCPA website department at or 406-442-7301.