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About Us

About Our Firm

Larry Evans has over 30 years of experience in the tax, accounting and financial planning field. He started LJ Evans & Co. over 10 years ago to provide quality, personalized financial guidance to individuals and businesses. Our expertise ranges from tax management, accounting and payroll processing to more in-depth services such as tax and financial planning, budgeting, forecasting, mergers and acquisitions and other specialty services.

Our Mission

Our mission is to help clients achieve their goals, both in the daily management of their business affairs and over the long term. This requires open communication to reach an understanding of our clients' needs through research and sound analysis. LJ Evans & Co. is dedicated to meeting these goals with high standards of excellence and professionalism. We have been a staple of the Ohio business community for years, and pride ourselves on the level of esteem we have earned.

Our dedication to hard work has earned the respect of the business and financial community in and around Beachwood. We believe this to be a direct derivative of our talent and responsiveness to our client base. Whether you are a current or prospective client, rest assured that individuals and businesses who choose LJ Evans & Co. receive competent and timely advice.

Our Team

Larry Evans

levans@ljevanscpa.com 216-647-0404 Bachelor of Science, Accounting - Case Western Reserve University
CPA, CGMA

Larry Evans started LJ Evans & Co. in 2003 to help people achieve their financial goals. He has spent most of his 30+ year career with international accounting firms Andersen, PricewaterhouseCoopers and KPMG.

Larry has provided accounting, tax and financial planning services to business and individual clients. He has worked with businesses in virtually every industry, including manufacturing, construction, retailing, distribution, high technology, real estate, banking, finance, mining, hospitality, franchising and professional services.

Larry has extensive tax planning experience with regular corporations, S corporations, partnerships and limited liability companies. He has worked with companies throughout their entire business life cycle by helping small business owners decide which entity is right for them, assisting with business planning, financing, mergers, acquisitions and dispositions and providing all required accounting, tax and payroll compliance services.

Larry is experienced with tax favored retirement planning, education planning and a wide variety of other tax saving opportunities. He is also very experienced in state and local tax matters, including multistate income and sales/use tax nexus, compliance, voluntary disclosure agreements and other value added consulting. He has also worked in Canada and understands structuring and compliance requirements for individuals and businesses making cross border investments. Larry also represents clients in proceedings with federal, state and local tax authorities.

Larry received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Case Western Reserve University in 1979 and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant in Ohio. He is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Ohio Society of Certified Public Accountants. Larry has spoken at various Society seminars and other meetings and published articles in several tax and business publications.

  • LJ Evans & Co.
  • 25550 Chagrin Boulevard
  • Suite 330
  • Beachwood, OH 44122
  • Telephone: (216) 464-7880
  • Fax: (216) 464-7881