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Leonard & Associates CPAs, Inc.

Phone: (708) 456-9122 1010 Lake Street , Suite #102, Oak Park, IL 60301

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Leonard & Associates CPAs Inc. is a certified public accountants firm which provides accounting, tax preparation, and financial consultation services for both businesses and individuals. Located in Oak Park, IL, this company serves the west side of Chicago and surrounding communities, including Austin, South Austin, Forest Park, Melrose Park, Cicero, Berwyn, North Riverside, Broadview, Elmwood Park, Belmont Cragin, Montclare, Hines, Maywood, Bellwood, Humboldt Park, Garfield Park, North Lawndale, and La Grange.

The company has been in business since 2007 and was founded by Bernard M. Leonard, CPA, who began his services in 1971 and is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Independent Accountants Association of Illinois, the Illinois CPA Society, and the National Association of Enrolled Agents. His areas of specialization include business consultation, business and individual financial planning and retirement planning, and taxation and IRS negotiations.

Services provided by this company include audits and reviews; financial statements compiled monthly, quarterly, semi-annually, or annually; tax preparations for individuals, partnerships, corporations, estates, or other businesses, as well as IRS audits and tax problem handling; payroll choices such as system selection, payroll tax reports, and W2s, 1099s, and miscellaneous tax forms; banking choices such as bank presentations, credit lines, and loan preparation; and consultation services, including business and financial planning, retirement planning, financial aid for education, pension plans, budget projections, estate planning, computer system solutions, management advisory solutions, and developing solutions for other financial problems.

Visit the website for Leonard & Associates CPAs Inc. to learn more about the services available from this company, read their frequently asked questions, utilize the helpful links to resources and calculators, and contact the company to schedule an appointment for solutions to business and individual financial issues.

BBB Accreditation

A BBB Accredited Business since

BBB has determined that Leonard & Associates CPAs, Inc. meets BBB accreditation standards, which include a commitment to make a good faith effort to resolve any consumer complaints. BBB Accredited Businesses pay a fee for accreditation review/monitoring and for support of BBB services to the public.

BBB accreditation does not mean that the business' products or services have been evaluated or endorsed by BBB, or that BBB has made a determination as to the business' product quality or competency in performing services.

Reason for Rating

BBB rating is based on 13 factors. Get the details about the factors considered.

Factors that raised the rating for Leonard & Associates CPAs, Inc. include:

  • Length of time business has been operating
  • No complaints filed with BBB

Customer Complaints Summary

0 complaints closed with BBB in last 3 years | 0 closed in last 12 months
Complaint Type Total Closed Complaints
Advertising/Sales Issues 0
Billing/Collection Issues 0
Delivery Issues 0
Guarantee/Warranty Issues 0
Problems with Product/Service 0
Total Closed Complaints 0

Customer Reviews Summary Read customer reviews

0 Customer Reviews on Leonard & Associates CPAs, Inc.
Customer Experience Total Customer Reviews
Positive Experience 0
Neutral Experience 0
Negative Experience 0
Total Customer Reviews 0

Additional Information

BBB file opened: April 07, 2007 Business started: 01/11/1983 Business started locally: 01/11/1983 Business incorporated 01/11/1983 in IL
Licensing, Bonding or Registration

This business is in an industry that may require professional licensing, bonding or registration. BBB encourages you to check with the appropriate agency to be certain any requirements are currently being met.

These agencies may include:

Illinois Department of Financial and Professional Regulation
100 W. Randolph, 9th Fl, Chicago IL 60601
Phone Number: (312) 814-4500

Type of Entity


Business Management
Mr. Michael Leonard, Co-Owner/President Mr. Sergio Galindo, Co-Owner/Secretary
Contact Information
Customer Contact: Mr. Sergio Galindo, Co-Owner/Secretary
Principal: Mr. Michael Leonard, Co-Owner/President
Number of Employees


Business Category

Accountants - Certified Public Accounting Services Tax Return Preparation Offices of Certified Public Accountants (NAICS: 541211)

Alternate Business Names
Leonard & Company Leonard & Company CPAs Leonard & Company Tax & Accounting Professional, Inc.

BBB Customer Review Rating plus BBB Rating Overview

BBB Customer Reviews Rating represents the customers opinions of the business. The Customer Review Rating is based on the number of positive, neutral and negative customer reviews posted that are calculated to produce a score.

Customer Review Experience Value
Positive Review 5 points per review
Neutral Review 3 points per review
Negative Review 1 point per review

BBB letter grades represent the BBB's opinion of the business. The BBB grade is based on BBB file information about the business. In some cases, a business' grade may be lowered if the BBB does not have sufficient information about the business despite BBB requests for that information from the business.

BBB Letter Grade Scale

BBB Rating Value
A+ 5
A 4.66
A- 4.33
B+ 4
B 3.66
B- 3.33
C+ 3
C 2.66
C- 2.33
D+ 2
D 1.66
D- 1.33
F 1
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Star Rating scale

  Average Score
5 stars 5.00
4.5 stars 4.50-4.99
4 stars 4.00-4.49
3.5 stars 3.50-3.99
3 stars 3.00-3.49
2.5 stars 2.50-2.99
2 stars 2.00-2.49
1.5 stars 1.50-1.99
1 star 0-1.49

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