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About Us

The BFBA Difference

Some accounting firms go strictly by the numbers. At BFBA, we strive to apply the benefit of our business experience in creative ways. We provide our clients with Business Foresight Beyond Accounting. Our firm’s strengths include partners and senior staff with “Big 4” firm experience, a unique service approach, and focused expertise in Tax Services, Assurance Services, and General Business Consulting.

Big 4 experience…with an emphasis on service

Brown, Fink, Boyce & Astle, LLP is a full-service Sacramento-based certified public accounting and business advisory firm serving clients primarily in Northern California and Nevada.

In 1983, a group of managers from “Big 4” accounting firms founded BFBA with the goal of providing clients superior value through consistent, attentive service.

Core Firm Strengths

  • Large firm expertise with small firm attention
  • Dedicated tax and audit departments
  • Exceptionally high staff retention rates
  • Audit and tax partner involvement throughout the year
  • Established credibility with third-party financial statement users
  • Reasonable rates for exemplary service
  • High performance and ethical standards

Affiliated Resources

To supplement our local staff resources, BFBA maintains a select alliance with a “Big 4” accounting firm. This affiliation provides us with the latest updates on accounting and tax issues, as well as access to national and international accounting and tax experts.

Professional Qualification

  • Licensed by the California State Board of Accountancy
  • Licensed by the Nevada State Board of Accountancy
  • Member, American Institute of Certified Public Accountants (AICPA)
  • Member, California Society of Certified Public Accountants (CSCPA)
  • Participant, AICPA Peer Review of accounting and auditing system quality

Business Affiliations/Memberships

  • Associated General Contractors (AGC)
  • Construction Financial Management Association (CFMA)
  • California Manufacturers and Technology Association (CMTA)
  • Sacramento Area Commerce and Trade Association (SACTO)
  • Sacramento Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce
  • Modesto Chamber of Commerce
  • Manufacturers Council of the Central Valley (MCCV)