Why choose us?
General Taxation Services is a well-established, community-based accounting firm located in Banyo, on Brisbane’s northside. We pride ourselves on delivering prompt and quality service in meeting your accounting, taxation, compliance and business needs. We offer a personalised, hands-on approach that differentiates our service from other accountants by offering of a proactive rather than reactive method.
We pride ourselves on being friendly and accessible, offering superior service at an affordable price.
We cater to a range of clientele in all industries and have extensive knowledge of partnerships, companies, trusts and superannuation funds.
Our ability to provide a quality and professional service is reflected by the high proportion of new client referrals and frequent commendations.
By building strong relationships and delivering professional advice, we experience ongoing client loyalty.
To provide our clients with peace of mind, General Taxation Services are committed to keeping abreast with all tax changes. Our Principal and employees alike are regularly attending professional education programs both in-house and external to allow provision of the best possible accounting, taxation & business consultancy services always.
We’re delighted and honoured to announce that General Taxation Services has bagged 3 golds and 1 silver in the NAB Professional Services Awards 2017!
Best Accounting Firm, Business Clients, Australia
Best Accounting Firm, Private Clients, QLD
Best Accounting Firm, Business Clients, QLD
Runner-up, Best Accounting Firm, Private Clients, Australia
The NAB Professional Services Awards recognises the best medium-small law, accounting, conveyancing and bookkeeping firms across Australia. They are the only awards for medium-small sized firms which are judged solely by those who matter most – the clients.
General Taxation Services believes in supporting and giving back to our local community and, in particular, those individuals and families whom are less fortunate. This is why we have created a sports scholarship program for underprivileged children. This program enables kids to learn about teamwork, recognise and understand discipline and, most importantly, gain self-esteem – all aspects of which are valuable in the transition to their adult lives.
Meet our team
Graham Robinson FIPA – Principal – firstname.lastname@example.org
With over 25 years’ experience in the Accounting profession, Graham is the Principal at General Taxation Services. He is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants, a Registered SMSF Auditor, Registered ASIC Agent and Registered Tax Agent. Graham has developed a specialised skill-set and provides taxation, accounting, auditing and business services to his clients. With continued support from his competent and highly motivated team, his firm has grown into a successful, dynamic, and client-focused practice.
Shelley Love CA – Senior Accountant – email@example.com
Shelley is a Chartered Accountant who has an outstanding track record in helping clients grow and achieve greater profitability. With over 10 years’ experience in public practice, her commitment to her clients’ success and her personal approach are equally matched by her extensive knowledge. She’s well-versed in taxation and business services, but her specialty lays in self-managed super funds. An absolute all-rounder, Shelley’s vast and varied roles here at GTS guarantee never a dull moment.
Harrison Smith CPA – Senior Accountant – firstname.lastname@example.org
A skilled professional and Certified Practicing Accountant, Harrison has slipped easily into our GTS team. He has an enthusiasm for working with figures and specialises in working with individuals and small businesses. He achieves the best tax outcomes for his clients and infinitely helps them to understand their tax and business affairs better. Harrison’s comprehensive knowledge of indirect taxes is also highly valued by our clients.
Erin St Ledger – Under-graduate Accountant – email@example.com
A dedicated uni student (set to graduate this year!), Erin works at GTS on Mondays and Tuesdays to assists our team of accountants. Her zest for accounting is unreal and her can-do attitude is very refreshing! Erin’s combination of previous work experience and education has definitely enabled her to make a strong contribution to GTS’s success. It is also worth mentioning, she’s one helluva bartender… You never know when a stiff drink is needed at work!?
Carmen Turner – Bookkeeper – firstname.lastname@example.org
With more than 20 years’ bookkeeping experience, Carmen has advanced knowledge of MYOB, Xero and QBO software. She is highly organised with great attention to detail and welcomes any challenge to streamline and enhance any business’ practices. Carmen’s philosophy towards her work is to focus on getting the best possible result at all times.
Samantha Holder – Practice Manager – email@example.com
The familiar face at GTS, Sam plays a vital role in the business, ensuring all operations continue in a smooth, efficient and error-free manner. She assists our team of accountants by liaising with clients, all government authorities, and works tirelessly to resolve any administration matters. She has long standing relationships with the GTS client base.
Nicola Carroll – Administration Assistant – firstname.lastname@example.org
Coming from a background of customer service, Nikki’s commitment to clients is beyond reproach. Her friendly and helpful attitude is highly valued and her professionalism is unwavering. Nikki’s vivacious personality and tireless energy is a great asset to the GTS team!
Mark Stephens – Accountant – email@example.com
Mark brings the valuable blend of commercial experience having worked for public companies as well as directly with SME owners and managers in financial controller roles. As well as assisting with tax compliance, with significant “hands on” experience in actual business, Mark understands and can help with problem areas such as business planning, performance reporting, inventory issues, importing and foreign exchange management, credit management and personnel/HR issues.
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