When you’re running a business – big or small – you want to be able to focus on what you do best. Accounting and taxation can be a time-consuming burden that takes you away from that focus, which is where a partner like Bates Cosgrave can help.
Financial accounts and tax returns
At Bates Cosgrave, we are well aware of the regulatory reporting requirements imposed on individuals and businesses from various statutory bodies including the Australian Taxation Office, ABS, ASIC, State Treasuries, local government, institutions and other professional bodies.
We have consulted to many companies in different industries and in different capacities depending on the business needs. Clients often seek our invaluable experience in support of management decisions on issues concerning sales, product & inventory, business strategy, human resources, asset acquisition and finance strategies, business reporting and risk management.
Back Office Services
We provide back office support for preparing reporting tax, regulatory, statutory and other business needs.
Corporate Affairs (ASIC)
Bates Cosgrave is a trusted provider of corporate director and secretarial services for many of our clients, ensuring that they have peace of mind knowing that they are able tap into our multi-industry expertise, strong corporate governance, managed compliance, and remuneration for board members and employees.
Bates Cosgrave provides comprehensive TAX/BAS/FBT business services.
Before I depart Macquarie, I want to say thank you to Better Bookkeep It for looking after our accounts. Especially, Koko has done an outstanding job, ensuring that nothing has fallen through the cracks. Her diligence and attention to detail has made the process seamless. All work was turned around quickly and it was a pleasure to work with her.
Thank you for your help with getting our temporary residency needs sorted – your prompt help and efficiency with LAFHA will make a big difference for myself and my fiance.
It is so refreshing to deal with people who are caring, helpful and keep their promises. Bates Cosgrave’s extensive knowledge in tax and accounting for medical practitioners was incredibly valuable and timely for us, especially, Mr Zhou’s professional Tax and Accounting consultancy and excellent service to my company has impressed me very much!
Actelion has experienced and enjoyed a great working relationship with Bates Cosgrave. They have advised on and processed all our employment related taxes for many years with ease and the utmost professionalism. This includes a commendable holistic service on the recent employee share scheme changes. I would personally recommend Bates Cosgrave.
Bates Cosgrave came highly recommended before I decided to move back to Australia, as they have the capacity to understand complex issues beyond the Australian border. From my perspective, my choice of advisor must be technically strong, personal and professional, responsive, prudent, practical, transparent and trustworthy. I am pleased that Bates Cosgrave delivers all of these as part of my relationship with them.
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