Considine & Considine’s legacy as one of San Diego’s oldest and largest firms was built on our legendary commitment to timely and accurate tax solutions. Our CPAs provide a broad range of services to clients of any size at flat-fee prices. We help you grow from starting your business to selling your business.

Our business tax department provides many services to our clients to help their businesses succeed including:

  • Tax planning
  • Entity selection
  • Compliance with tax filing requirements
  • Buying or selling your business
  • Not-for-profits
  • Multi-state issues
  • Tax credits, including Enterprise Zone Credits

RICK HOTZ is a native San Diegan who has been with our firm for over 17 years.  He graduated with an accounting degree from San Diego State University in 1998.  Rick has experience most aspects of tax and accounting and has been a valuable resource in researching complex compliance issues for our clients.  He is active in the non-profit community and enjoys playing a valuable role in helping our clients’ businesses grow.




With more than 30 years of service to the firm, TED CONSIDINE is proud of his contribution and skills. He shares in the leadership of developing technology capabilities, but more importantly he lead our Business Tax Department for over 30 years. Ted’s responsiveness and desire to get the job done are legendary — they form the backbone of the firm’s commitment to timely service.