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Business advisers you can count on

To us, there is nothing more important than the success of your business. Our job is to see you thrive in every aspect of your business. We do this through assessing and analysing real-time data that comes to us through your accounting software. We’ll look for potential problems and risks, as well as opportunities for growth and discuss the next steps with you. We pride ourselves on our ability to anticipate your needs, and deliver advice you can not only understand, but can implement and see results from.

Embrace opportunity

As your business advisers, we’re here to proactively seek out ways your business can grow sustainably. Our tailored approach considers your specific organisational goals and resources, and the market at large when providing sound, actionable advice. It’s our two-point contact system that truly makes the difference here. Your advisors will get to know your business intimately and when you have questions, we’ll be ready.

As business advisers, our services include:

  • Bookkeeping and software advice
  • Compare your business to others in your industry
  • Business decisions including marketing, financing, budgeting etc.
  • Business valuations and due diligence
  • Business tax advice and exploring business ideas
  • Business registrations ABN, TFN, GST, PAYG, etc.
  • Structuring to protect your assets

Tax and Compliance:

The tax accountant you’ve been looking for

There are few considerations in your personal or business finances that have such broad-reaching effects as your tax position. Making sure you take advantage of opportunities when they arise, and are complying with complicated taxation laws is what we do best. Our deep understanding of Australian taxation law, and intimate knowledge of your personal or business situation means we’ll always provide current, tailored advice that often comes to you before you even knew you needed it. 

Embrace taxation

It might be an unusual thing to say, to ‘Embrace taxation’, but as tax accountants, it’s what we do every day. We’ll help you plan for the quarterly or annual taxation periods as well as navigate your obligations in a way that means you’ll only pay what you absolutely must. When completing your records, accuracy is the highest priority – we operate with precision, speed and clarity to give you the certainty you’re looking for.

As tax accountants, our services include:

  • Year-end financial statements and tax returns
  • Fully reconciled accounts
  • Structuring advice
    • The most important aspect of your business
    • Ensures you have the best and most flexible tax structure – for now and in the future
    • The best way to minimise tax and protect your assets
  • Tax planning assistance – considering all relevant factors including  to your and family to achieve the best overall result
  • Capital Gains Tax advice
  • GST
  • FBT and salary packaging
  • Payroll tax
  • Business compliance
    • QBCC (Qld Building and Construction Commission) Reporting and Licencing Assistance
    • Tax Returns
    • BAS Returns

Optimal Structuring:

Sound advice on business structures and strategies

Your business structure has to suit your needs not only today, but well into the future. Naturally, you consider a broad range of factors when deciding the framework for your business – the legal and tax implications of each option, how best to scale from where you are now, what business structures suit your specific industry, and so on. To this end, a trusted adviser that knows your business and is invested in your personal and professional success is essential to the decision-making process.

Embrace strategic decision making

It’s strange, but quite often the thing that is overlooked when setting up a business is how it will be organised – either through lack of knowledge, or overall haste. Choosing the right business structure will ensure you are minimising your tax liability whilst protecting your assets. We want to set you up with the most robust, flexible, appropriate option specific to your needs and industry. We’ll know we’ve done our jobs right if you can confidently operate and expand while limiting the risk of exposure to litigation and risk.

As business structures specialists, our services include:

  • Setting up your business in the most effective structure, including but not limited to companies, trusts, and partnerships.
  • Assisting you to transfer your business across to a new and improved structure
  • Helping you to manage your business structure as your needs change and through business succession
  • Business accounting and tax
  • ASIC Company Secretarial (keeping your company registered and compliant)

Tax Planning and Advice:

Maximising your return on investment through tax planning

If your tax burden is keeping you up at night, it’s time to talk to the professionals. As one of the largest expenses you’re likely to face in business, or even as an individual, managing this obligation takes careful consideration, planning and monitoring. While it may not be a set-and-forget job, it doesn’t have to be painful. We’ll apply our comprehensive knowledge base to ensure you are getting the full taxation picture, and making the most of the avenues available to you.

Embrace having a plan

Our holistic approach to tax and tax planning has only one priority: you. We’ll leave no stone unturned as we consider your tax obligations from every possible angle. To name just a few areas of potential, we’ll look at your cash flow, payment timings, invoicing practices, superannuation obligations and contributions, and asset acquisition. We’re always on the lookout for ways we can improve your current financial situation, and create opportunities for the future. We are your biggest ally in business. Always.

As tax planning specialists, our services include:

  • Structuring Advice
    • The most important aspect of your busines
    • Ensures you have the best and most flexible tax structure – for now and in the future
    • The best way to minimise tax and protect your assets
    • Minimising land tax
    • Net Tangible Asset, Allowable Turnover and Current Ratios for QBCC
  • Tax planning assistance – considering all relevant factors to achieve the best result including;
    • Forecasting income and expenses
    • Prepayments
    • Fully utilising low marginal tax rates and tax-free thresholds within the family group
    • Family Tax Benefits
    • Pensions
    • QBCC requirements
    • Trust resolutions
    • Dividends and Franking credits
    • Tax Estimates a year in advance of due date
    • Superannuation deductions
  • Capital Gains Tax Advice
  • GST
  • FBT & Salary Packaging
  • Payroll Tax
  • QBCC

Self Managed Super Funds:

Arranging superannuation? We can help with SMSF setup and maintenance

When was the last time you thought about your superannuation? No matter what your age, financial, marital or employment status, knowing you’re covered down the track is essential. Having a plan for that cover is one of our specialties. Whether you need help with SMSF setup and maintenance, or you’re with a specific private or public superannuation fund, we can help you make the best informed decisions for your future.

Embrace your future

Legislative complexities don’t have to be a barrier to shoring up your superannuation. Our specialist team can provide detailed guidance based on years of research and experience to help you ensure your twilight years are enjoyable, and free from financial concerns.

As superannuation specialists, our services include:

  • SMSF Setup
  • SMSF Maintenance
  • Preparation and delivery of relevant paperwork

Business Acquisition:

Let’s talk business acquisition…

When is the right time to invest in a new or existing business? Is it when you hit a certain dollar figure in your bank account? Do you wait until your kids have left home? Do you need to have paid off any outstanding debts? Do you simply have to feel ready? The answer to that is truly individual, but the broader strokes of our answer to that question would be when:

  • You have a complete picture of both the business and industry you wish to enter into
  • You have a complete picture of your own financial situation
  • You have the appropriate business structure in place to optimise your financial position

Essentially, the right time is when you’ve done your homework and you have the right business acquisition advisers on your team to help you navigate the waters. Makes sense, right?!

Embrace expansion

Maybe you’re just starting your empire, or you’re expanding it. No matter what stage you’re up to the same principles will apply – get good advice and set up solid foundations before committing, and everything else will go (relatively) smoothly. Our business acquisition experts are here to provide you with sound advice based on years of experience and a whole lot of inquiry. We want you to take this next big step in your professional life with complete confidence, and we know just how to get you there…

As business acquisition specialists, our services include:

  • Advice on the optimal structure – setting you up for the future – by far the most critical time and the best thing you can do to minimise tax and protect your assets
  • Applying for ABN, TFN, GST and PAYG Withholding registrations
  • Education and advice on GST, Tax, and employer obligations
  • Assistance with bookkeeping and software
  • Due diligence
  • General advice on marketing, cashflow and financing