Business Advice

If making informed decisions and taking action is important to you and your business, then book a meeting with one of our advisors.

With involvement comes understanding. Regardless of what stage you are at, by working together “as part of your team” we can provide you with business advice to assist you in making timely and informed decisions and turning these into positive action.

Whether it is an ad-hoc request or a monthly meeting involving analysis, planning, budgeting and advice you will be confident you can contact us at any time to discuss ideas, queries, issues or opportunities.

Together we will take the time required to understand your unique needs and goals. From there we will establish the priorities and an action plan.

To ensure there are no surprises, the cost and scope of our involvement will be clarified up-front.

Our resources, diverse range of experience and network will provide you with a practical independent perspective and clarity.

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Don’t just reverse the risk – remove it

Consider this fundamental point in business; whenever a customer makes a purchase, they take a risk that the product or service will work. When you think about it logically, the fact that they’re taking a risk must hamper the decision-making process. In a lot of...

The Costs & Pitfalls of DIY Business Structures

While you think you’ll save a few dollars going online to set up a company or trust yourself, the DIY approach is a false economy.    Like most accounting firms, we use specialist providers for business structures to ensure we understand the contents and workings of...

Doing the Rounds: Scams targeting ASIC customers

Scam emails are not current news, and ones from ASIC have been circulating for a good couple of years now. We've been alerted recently from a few clients that they have received some odd correspondence from ASIC, and from this we can confirm that another one is doing...

Time for a change…and quickly!

Ever heard the expression “time is money”? Well, it’s never more true than when it comes to making changes to your business. While change is not something that most people embrace quickly or open-heartedly, if it’s done too cautiously it can flatten revenues, eat...

Retail store finds one way of doing things brings success

Sarah and Tim own an independent home entertainment retailer, selling televisions, music systems, phones, computers, games and consoles and other consumer electronics. Having completed their year-end accounts and tax work, the accountant presented the couple with a...

ATO guide to the 5 most common Tax Time mistakes

As Tax Time 2018 has 'kicked off', the ATO has profiled the five most common mistakes and the personalities most likely to have tax time troubles. The  top  five  mistakes  include  taxpayers  who are: leaving out some of their income (e.g., forgetting a temp or cash...