Linda Chicano, CPA

Linda Chicano, CPA


Bachelor of Science in Accounting Drexel University



Linda's company, Chicano, Cluley and Company, merged with Brinker Simpson & Company in February 2013. She has worked extensively in public accounting, and has spent her career serving many and varied businesses and individuals. She works with start-ups to large privately owned companies doing business and tax planning, review and compilation of financial statements, and various types of tax returns.

Linda lives in Delaware County. She has three grown children, all of whom are married. She enjoys the Jersey shore, and often visits her son in South Carolina. She spends a lot of time with her two children and their families, who live in Pennsylvania, and she loves to travel. Her hobbies center around needlework of all kinds. Linda is very active in the Pennsylvania Society of Tax and Accounting Professionals, Philadelphia Chapter. She is currently serving as President Elect for the State Society.

Accounting is such a rewarding career. Accountants have the opportunity to work with and assist so many people, and to watch businesses grow and flourish. It is an exciting industry, with many different aspects to explore.

Areas of Concentration

  • Tax Planning and Preparation for Business and Individuals

Industries Served

  • Health Care Professionals
  • Manufacturing, Processing, and Wholesale
  • Real Estate
  • Restaurant and Entertainment Industry
  • Retail Business
  • Service Industries

Key Responsibilities

  • Audits
  • Firm peer review
  • Firm quality control
  • Reviews and other Attest Services


  • Certified Public Accountant–Pennsylvania and New Jersey

Memberships and Affiliations