Welcome. Jeong Lizardi, PC is a locally owned accounting and business advisory services firm. Our main office is located in Nogales, Arizona and we maintain a second office in Tucson, Arizona. Our firm was founded in 1983, and at present we number two owners and a staff of fourteen experienced professionals.

Our clients are diverse. They range from individuals and family-owned businesses to much larger business entities with multiple locations.

We offer complete tax planning and tax preparation services, full accounting and auditing services, and business management and advisory services. We provide thoughtful, individualized service, designed to meet the unique and diverse needs of our clients.

Because of our proximity to the international border, we have extensive experience and expertise in international taxation, and we provide specialized tax and business advisory services to our border-industry clients.

We are a team of dedicated experienced professionals, committed to providing individual service tailored to the needs of our clients. Our firm size allows us to give personal attention to our clients’ individual business concerns, and to apply our knowledge to help our clients achieve success. In order to fulfill our commitment to our clients, we observe propriety procedures and guidelines designed to assure the quality of our work, and we participate in the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants peer review program.

Our People

David Jeong, CPA
David Jeong is a graduate of Arizona State University and has been in public practice in Nogales, Arizona since 1981. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants. In addition to serving in a variety of volunteer governing board positions for local not-for-profit organizations, David is currently a board member of The Bank of Tucson, The Industrial Development Authority of the County of Santa Cruz, Arizona, and the Nogales Municipal Development Authority. In addition to his client service responsibilities, David oversees the management of the firm in its daily operations.

Leonard M. Lizardi, CPA
Leonard Lizardi is a graduate of The University of Arizona and has been in public practice since 1993. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants, and has served as officer and director of several local not-for-profit organizations. Leonard is currently a board member of Carondelet Holy Cross Hospital in Nogales, Arizona.

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Our Credentials

Jeong Lizardi participates in the Peer Review program prescribed by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, and the Arizona Society of Certified Public Accountants. Our firm was last reviewed December 2008. The results report stated that all of our accounting and procedures complied with or exceeded the standards of the industry.

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Jeong Lizardi, PC welcomes qualified individuals seeking rewarding careers in the public accounting profession. We provide our employees with the opportunities to develop their professional skills, and we encourage them to combine their experience and knowledge with that of our other firm members to provide the highest possible standard of service to our clients. We value our employees, and provide a competitive pay and benefit package, and the opportunities to make the most of their careers.

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Mission Statement

Jeong Lizardi, P.C. is dedicated to creating a pleasant working environment where clients and colleagues alike are free to focus on their goals of financial and personal freedom, using a balance of innovation and practicality. The Firm staffs its engagements with people who reflect the values, ethics and dedication of our profession and our Firm, thereby ensuring the best possible service to every client, on every assignment. We believe the terrific customer support includes providing a workplace for our staff that respects a desire to find a meaning in each day; it is that understanding which separates Jeong Lizardi, P.C. from all others. Unlike other accounting firms that only focus on customer service- we believe the optimal long term goals for our firm should focus on making sure that our top-notch professional staff is as devoted to our firm as we are to them, therefore creating a positive, mutually beneficial atmosphere with solid long term staff/clientele relationships and amazing customer support that will outlast our competition. It is through this philosophy where true problem solving and accounting originality can flow naturally.

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Our Core Values

  • Integrity – Giving straightforward advice based solely on our desire to see you succeed.
  • Trust – Establishing long-term relationships by earning your firm belief in our honesty.
  • Caring – Showing concern for you and the relationship that leads to your success.
  • Competence – The ability to solve problems by having an in-depth knowledge of your business.
  • Continual Learning – Working to keep our knowledge of your industry and ours current.

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Core Competencies

  • Teamwork – Combining our local advisors to bring you the best of both worlds.
  • Specialization – Concentrating in special areas to bring a complete understanding of your industry to our relationship.
  • Strategic Vision – Using our knowledge to stay ahead of your needs, and keep you ahead of your competition.
  • Technologically Adept – Complementing our people skills with a practical application of cutting-edge technology.
  • Client Focus – Making our relationship with you and our desire for your success the center of everything we do.

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