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France, Basterrechea, Wagner & Bunn Joins Eide Bailly

January 09, 2018

News Release

GOODING, Idaho — Certified public accounting firm France, Basterrechea, Wagner & Bunn, CHTD of Gooding, Idaho, will become part of Eide Bailly LLP, a regional certified public accounting and business advisory firm, on May 14.  

France, Basterrechea, Wagner & Bunn will add four partners and 12 staff to the firm and Eide Bailly’s Idaho practice. Eide Bailly has an office in Boise staffed with 16 partners and 73 staff members. In addition, once France, Basterrechea, Wagner & Bunn is officially part of Eide Bailly, the office will move into new space in nearby Twin Falls, Idaho.

“Gooding has been a great place to grow, and we’ll continue to serve clients here with a level of dedication and expertise that will only get better,” said Steve France, managing partner of France, Basterrechea, Wagner & Bunn. “Moving to Twin Falls is going to greatly increase the opportunities for both our clients and our staff. We will have the resources and solutions to help our clients in nearly every aspects of their business, no matter where they are in their journey. And we’ll now be able to recruit the best talent and offer our staff the ability to specialize and follow their passions in their careers.”

“We’re excited to extend the Eide Bailly experience into the Magic Valley,” said Eide Bailly Managing Partner/CEO Dave Stende. “France, Basterrechea, Wagner & Bunn has a dedication to client service and an outstanding culture that mirrors closely with our own. This union will give businesses in the region more access to services that will help them grow and reach their goals.”

About Eide Bailly LLP
Eide Bailly’s journey began in 1917. By embracing change and focusing on innovative ideas, we’ve grown with our clients to become one of the top 25 accounting firms in the nation. Accounting is about numbers, but our business is about relationships. Talented, down-to-earth people work at Eide Bailly, and we're inspired to deliver outstanding expertise and care to our clients across the nation in the areas of audit, tax, accounting and business advisory services.