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Brehm, Havel & Company Joins abip

Nov 8, 2023 | News

November 8, 2023, – abip CPA’s & Advisors, a leading accounting and advisory firm, and Brehm, Havel & Company, L.L.P., a prominent San Antonio-based CPA firm, are excited to announce their merger. This is a strategic move by both firms to enhance their ability to provide the service, expertise, and resources needed by their clients.

abip is a regional firm with a national reach, with over 100 professionals, and offices in Houston, San Antonio, New Braunfels, and the Woodlands. Brehm, Havel & Co. has a rich history supporting the San Antonio and greater Texas market. They have a strong reputation for providing high-level, personalized tax and advisory guidance, which is a perfect blend for abip’s consultative approach to client service.

Per Gene Brehm, founder of Brehm, Havel & Co. “We are excited to have the additional resources abip provides. Being part of the combined firm enables us to continue the level of service our clients expect and adds to our depth, with expertise in tax, accounting, and assurance, as well as the additional advisory services that abip provides.” Gayle Havel, of Brehm, Havel & Co., added “The vast network and depth we are able to bring to our clients is critical, and we will always put our clients as the top priority.”

The merger will bring together the expertise, experience, and client-focused approach that both firms are known for with minimal changes. The Brehm, Havel & Co. office will remain at the same location. “We are thrilled to merge with Brehm, Havel & Co., their reputation speaks for itself, on top of believing in common values and a commitment to excellence,” said Scott Irvine, managing partner at abip. The merger is effective starting January 1, 2024.