Founded in 1917, Baker Peterson Franklin, CPA, LLP is a full-service accounting and consulting firm in Fresno, California with a 45+ person staff. BPF is a progressive firm that has grown into one of the largest locally-owned accounting firms in the Central Valley. We believe our continued growth and success is a direct result of providing clients with effective, efficient, and responsive service. Our size allows us to provide a variety of services and specialties, including agriculture, food & beverage processing, auto dealerships, closely-held and family businesses, tax and estate planning, business consulting and auditing.

Our Vision

To be the trusted consulting and financial services CPA firm of choice for clients and employees.

Our Mission

We commit ourselves, our resources, and our ideas to provide our clients with exceptional service and solutions. We are innovative leaders in an ever-changing business environment. As a team, we seek to always bring out the best in our colleagues and we pledge to treat every relationship with integrity and respect. We strive to provide value in every endeavor we undertake for our clients, our firm, and our community.

Our Values

  • People
    Our people are our most important asset.
  • Client Service
    We value our clients.
  • Integrity
    Integrity is the cornerstone of our business practice.
  • Respect
    Respect is treating others as we want to be treated ourselves.
  • Accountability
    We personally commit to do what we have agreed to do, with the willingness to do it on time, to the best of our ability, and without reminders.
  • Good Citizenship
    We are responsible corporate citizens and conduct our business in a professional and ethical manner.
"A local firm our size can provide the same services as a national firm, but has the advantage of understanding the local problems and needs of our clients."