Areas of Expertise
Accounting Services, Auditing, Business Planning, Financial Management and Tax Planning.
Hill, Taylor LLC, is a certified public accounting firm, organized in 1972. The firm provides a wide range of services in the areas of auditing, taxes, general accounting and management consulting. Licensed to practice in Illinois, Indiana, Virginia, Missouri, and Wisconsin, the firm provides services to employee benefit plans for Fortune 500 corporations, commercial companies, governmental agencies, not-for-profit organizations, and school districts. In February of 2009, Hill Taylor, LLC combined its practice with Mitchell & Titus LLP, the largest minority-controlled accounting firm in the United States.
James Hill, Jr. is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Illinois, Indiana, Minnesota, Ohio and Wisconsin. Prior to founding Hill, Taylor LLC, he was Deputy Director of the Chicago Economic Development Corp, Staff Auditor for Grant Thornton, and Cost Accountant for Union Carbide in New York. He has nearly three decades of experience as a business owner whose firm is one of America's largest minority CPA firms.
Hill received his Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting from Central State University, and has an MBA (in Personnel, Administration & Accounting) from the University of Chicago Graduate School of Business. He received his certification as a CPA from the State of Illinois. His awards include: the National Association of Minority CPA Firms Chairman's Award; Institute of Internal Auditors Citation; Outstanding Professional Achievement Award from Central State University; Distinguished Service Award from the Council for Community Service, Who's Who in the Midwest and Outstanding Young Men in America.
Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce / Economic Club of Chicago / Economic Development Board of Chicago / Illinois Institute of Technology / University of Chicago, Graduate School of Business Advisory Council / University of Illinois School of Commerce Advisory Board Member: American Institute of CPA's / Illinois CPA Society Principal: Chicago United / Life Trustee of Illinois Institute of Technology / Board Member, Civic Consulting Alliance and United Way Audit Committee
CBS / Goldman Sachs Group / Kraft Foods / USG Corporation / Walgreens / Jackie Robinson Foundation / Jackson Park Hospital / W.K. Kellogg Foundation
James Hill, Jr.
Managing Partner of the Chicago Office
Accounting Services / Auditing / Employee Benefit Plans / Taxes
333 West Wacker Drive
Chicago, IL 60606
phone: (312) 332-4964
fax: (312) 332-0181