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We have an Important Announcement!

RPC CPAs + Consultants, LLP (RPC) has merged with the nationally recognized accounting firm of Carr, Riggs & Ingram, LLC (CRI) and our offices will now operate under the name of Carr, Riggs & Ingram.  

We will continue our tradition of community support and delivering quality audit, accounting, tax, and consulting services - now with enhanced service capabilities available from a regional firm that is one of the Top 20 firms in the U.S. For more informaiton regarding CRI's 50+ office locations, more than 1,800 professionals, or industry and service specializations, visit our new firm's website at www.CRIcpa.com

Jimmy Pendergrass headshot

Experience

Jimmy works with a variety of closely-held businesses, but has developed specialties in the areas of oil & gas support services, agricultural entities, non-profit organizations, and third-party retirement plan administration. His exceptional organizational, analytical and managerial skills have come about as a result of his 40 years in the practice of public accounting.

Role

As Partner-in-Charge of our Lubbock office, Jimmy is responsible for the overall operations and profitability of that office. In addition, Jimmy oversees our Tax Service Line. This model allows us to provide uniform service across all office locations while creating the best match of our expertise to each client's unique issues. Jimmy ensures that all offices follow the same protocol and procedures in providing tax planning services and in the completion of our clients tax returns.

Professional Memberships & Activities

  • American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants (TSCPA)
  • Lubbock Chapter of TSCPA’s
  • QuickBooks® Professional Advisors Program

Jimmy has established and maintains a wide variety of audit and tax clients within numerous industries. He serves clients ranging from non-profit organizations to multi-million dollar corporations. He has served the banking, mortgage lending, governmental, non-profit, retirement plans, oil & gas, agricultural, and retail industries.

Jimmy oversees a team of professionals who strive to provide world-class service to all tax clientele in need of individual tax return preparation as well as preparation of tax returns for partnerships, corporations, trusts and estates, nonprofit organizations, and Form 5500 retirement plan returns. Jimmy is licensed to practice in both Texas and New Mexico.

Finally, Jimmy has worked hard to implement and maintain the premier Third-Party Retirement Plan Administration business in the area. He presents short seminars and luncheons to educate retirement plan clients and enjoys the opportunity to serve the community with this much needed service.

Education

Texas Tech University, BBA in Accounting, 1977

Charitable and Civic Organization Involvement

  • Lubbock Arts Alliance, Inc. (Board) Lubbock Area United Way, Inc. (Board)
  • Lubbock County Children’s Protective Services (Board)
  • Children’s Advocacy Center (Founding Board Member)
  • Big Brothers Big Sisters (Board)
  • Greater Southwest Lubbock Rotary Club

Jimmy’s Take

“Being good at what you do only produces good results. Providing world-class service to our clients takes dedication, consistency, and teamwork.”