Howard H. Simon, CPA

Howard H Simon CPA | Partner | Calibre CPA Group PLLC

Up Close & Personal

  • Where were you born and raised?Chicago, IL
  • What’s your favorite thing to do in Chicago?I enjoy going to Wrigley Field for both the games and restaurants/bars
  • What are your interests/hobbies outside of the office?Golf and horse racing
  • Do you have any pets?We adopted two mixed-breed shelter dogs in 2019. Their names are Boomer and Bowser
  • What would people be surprised to know about you?I played varsity baseball in high school and coached my two daughters in soccer and softball

Howard H. Simon, CPA


Howard H. Simon, CPA, is an Audit Partner with Calibre CPA Group. He has been in the practice of public accounting since 1980. Howard has focused his career on servicing a variety of not-for-profit organizations including labor unions, multiemployer benefit plans and other labor-related entities. His experience encompasses auditing, management consulting and internal control evaluation. As a leader of the firm’s professionals, Howard constantly challenges his team to produce efficient and effective client services while providing meaningful and timely advice.

Professional Experience

Howard is responsible for all aspects of client service and engagement management including planning, engagement budgeting, supervision of staff personnel, preparation of financial statements, auditor’s reports and management letters and presenting audit results to clients. He is also responsible for ensuring the proper tax and informational filings for his clients.

Education and Relationships

Howard received a Bachelor of Science in Accounting from Northern Illinois University and is a Certified Public Accounting licensed to practice in the State of Illinois. He is a member of American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, Illinois Certified Public Accountants Society and International Foundation of Employee Benefit Funds.