Leon Hurd Jr.

Leon Hurd Jr.

Financial Services Representative

Phone: 901-682-2410
Fax: 901-683-2176
 
Leon Hurd, Jr. is the owner of Leon Hurd & Associates Tax Professionals. He is currently an active member and Ambassador of the Bartlett Area Chamber of Commerce.  Leon lived in Washington, DC until 2011 when he decided to move home to be near an aging parent.  He is an active and tithing member of Parkway Gardens United Presbyterian Church where he serves on the Sunday school, finance and deacon ministries.  My personal and professional motto has been "with an attitude of gratitude".
 
He has been employed in numerous states with emphasis in the area of Finance.  Just to name a few:
  • He was employed by a governmental regulatory agency and asked to be an expert witness in formal rate cases.
  • He served as a Tax Manager for the Division of Employment Tax, District of Columbia
  • While in DC, he assisted with the preparation of tax returns through the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program.  This work was on a volunteer basis.
  • He currently is employed as Adjunct Faculty, part-time, in the business department at Lemoyne -Owen College.
  • He joined Sims Financial Group, Inc. in 2014 where he provides investment recommendations to individuals in financial planning, retirement planning and protection areas.
 
In 2000, he founded and opened his own tax accounting practice. He is a certified tax preparer and has clients in several states.  He provides tax solutions for individuals and small business owners.
 
Hobbies that he enjoys are: competitive scrabble, cards, musical concerts (jazz, R & B, classical, & gospel) & yoga.