What makes a good accountant in Perth?

When choosing an accountant to assist you to manage your business, ensure you remain compliant and meet all your taxation requirements, you need to give this important decision due consideration.  A good accountant in Perth can be the difference in business survival and success.

Many people just think about their accountant in terms of lodging their tax returns and completing their financial statements.  Yes, this is part of their role, however with an in-depth understanding of your business, your financials and the insight they have from working with other businesses across a variety of industries, they are well positioned to help you improve your business, increase your profits and reduce costs.  That is, of course, if you make the right choice!

If you are simply thinking about an accountant in terms of BAS, tax and financial statements it can be easy to think that all accountants are the same, that they all do the same job and will provide you with the same service.  This is not the case, so choose wisely and your accountant can have a huge impact upon your business success. It cans sometimes be hard to find a good accountant in Perth, we have made the decision easy for you, read on to see what we think is a good accountant in Perth and see why so many individuals and business choose BSN and Co.

How can an accountant help my business?

Running a business can be lonely and very stressful.  You have so many competing priorities that it can sometimes be hard to see the wood from the trees and this can lead to poor decision making.  Your accountant should know your goals and objectives, not only for this year, but for the next 5 years, making them the perfect sounding board when you have an important decision to make.  They will look at your business impartially and give you advice based upon the figures, your goals and your previous performance.  This can be the difference between success and failure! This is the beginning of a good accountant in Perth.

An independent sounding board

Many people believe that they can simply discuss important business decisions with friends and family.  Sure, it can be helpful to get other opinions, however in most cases these are just that, opinions.  They are not based upon facts, evidence or data and, most importantly, they are not based upon professional knowledge and experience.  Free advice of this sort can be the most expensive advice you ever receive as it could potentially send your business under.

A good accountant in Perth will help guide you, answer questions and provide professional advice based upon knowledge and experience.  This can be the difference between your business surviving and thriving, or not.

Improve your systems and processes

A good accountant in Perth will also work with you to implement systems and processes that will improve your business, making it more efficient, saving you time and reducing your cost of compliance.  This makes running your business easier and improves your chances of success.  With less time spent on the basic administrative roles you can focus on growing your business and delivering exceptional customer service.

Communicate information

A good accountant in Perth will communicate with you regularly, so they’ll know you and your business inside out.  They will also help you understand the numbers, taking the time to explain what they mean and how you can use them to improve your business moving forward.  They can even provide you with real time data on your business so you can make informed decisions about your business as it stands now, not based upon historic data.  This means you can be far more responsive to changes in your business and take advantage of opportunities as they arise, maximizing your success.

Your business is your livelihood – surely this is worth investing in to achieve your financial goals.

A summary of how a good accountant in Perth will help you:

  1. Save you money.
  2. Reduce the stress of having to worry about cash flow and taxes.
  3. Identify opportunities for improving your business.
  4. Recoup the cost of their services through improved business performance.
  5. Ensure you are structured to effectively reduce tax and protect your assets.
  6. Make sure you are taking full advantage of potential tax deductions to reduce your tax liability.
  7. Keep you informed about changing tax laws, as well as opportunities to improve your business and past performance trends.
  8. Act as a sounding board for new ventures and investments.
  9. Help you translate financials for management decisions.
  10. Save you time and allow you to focus your attention on the things you are good at.

To ensure you are getting the full range of benefits from your accountant, you need to consider them as an asset to your business and not just an additional expense.  Keep them involved and informed about your changing business.  By doing so, you will reap the rewards.

For an obligation-free meeting, call us today and we will be happy to discuss your business, your needs and ways that we can assist you.  We are so confident that you will prefer our service that we are offering 20% OFF your last accountancy fee when you switch to BSN & Co. Are you ready to experience what a good accountant in Perth can do for you?

*All you need to do is present your last accountancy fee and we will beat it by 20% with our first accountancy fee.  Offer applies to the same service provided by your previous accountant.  Fill in the form below to book your appointment and see how we can make a clear difference.