CliftonLarsonAllen Acquires Tax / Accounting Segments of AgStar

CliftonLarsonAllen, (FY11 combined net revenue of $540 million) headquartered Milwaukee and Minneapolis acquired the tax and accounting business segments of Mankato, Minn.-based AgStar Financial Services, effective July 1.

AgStar is part of the national Farm Credit System and has a public mission to serve 69 counties in Minnesota and northwest Wisconsin. AgStar, a Cooperative Farm Credit Association, provides accounting and tax services. CLA and AgStar will incorporate tax planning, tax compliance and a service bureau with all accounting services.

“AgStar has earned a solid reputation with its clients through industry specialization, quality service and expertise,” says CLA OMP Terry Enger. “We are excited about expanding our resources and knowledge in this area, as well as the many growth opportunities this brings to our clients and future clients.” Seventeen professionals, including partner Rod Mauszycki, director, will join CLA in south and central Minnesota and in northern Wisconsin.