Taxation

Frequent changes to tax legislation and regulations mean your business requires an adviser who is both informed and innovative. We take your trust in us seriously and are vigilant about our education and professional development. Our proactive advisers identify evolving opportunities and risk to ensure your business is protected and your investment is maximised.

Our Director led tax teams are fully equipped to advise on technical issues as well as day to day management and planning.

  • Individual tax returns
  • Company tax returns
  • Trust tax returns
  • Self-Managed Superannuation Fund tax returns
  • Partnership tax returns
  • Estate tax returns
  • Fringe Benefit tax returns
  • Business Activity Statements
  • Payroll tax obligations
  • Capital Gains Tax
  • Withholding tax variations

Business Solutions

Running a successful business requires you to spend more and more time working on your business.  We recognise that business owners often struggle to find the time and objectivity to effectively direct their energy and resources.

Our innovative strategies equip leaders with the focus and control to manage performance, increase profits and build value.

  • Accounting systems and advice
  • Auditing corporate & non-corporate clients, due diligence auditing and purpose auditing
  • Business advice & management
  • Salary packaging
  • Management accounting
  • Secretarial services, including ASIC, ABN, ABR, GST registration etc
  • GST planning & advice
  • Business Valuations

Superannuation

Superannuation in Australia is complex and there are frequent changes to legislation.  We respect the trust our clients place in us for expert advice and are committed to providing you with accurate and timely guidance.

  • Trust Deeds (as prepared by a solicitor)
  • Trustee company
  • Registration with the Australian Taxation Office as a complying fund
  • Complete documentation; employer and trustee minutes, application for membership and other necessary documents
  • Application for a TFN & ABN
  • Annual income tax return & financial statements
  • Arranging of the audit of the financial statements
  • Arranging of the actuary certificate (if required)
  • Benefit payment documentation
  • Ongoing support and taxation advice

Audit & Assurance

We are dedicated to the provision of high-quality audit services in a number of areas. We pride ourselves on strict compliance with the Australian Auditing Standards in all of our dealings, whilst delivering a timely, efficient and affordable service tailored to individual client needs.

We also offer the audit of self-managed superannuation funds (SMSF) which are conducted by an external independent registered SMSF auditor.

  • Corporate
  • Trust Accounts
  • Not For Profit Entities
  • Due Diligence

Bookkeeping

Our bookkeeping services ensure that your accounting process becomes streamlined and seamless. Our in-house bookkeeping team is supervised by the same accountants who prepare your end of year accounts and tax returns.  This ensures that we develop a true understanding of your business and are uniquely positioned to provide timely advice.

NDIS Plan Management

The NDIS is now fully implemented within Queensland and state funded disability services are no longer available. The shift from a welfare model to an insurance model is a significant change for people with a disability and their family members, and Lyons Judge have identified and acknowledged the need to provide a specific advisory service to assist individuals and families to manage this transition. Lyons Judge are now NDIS approved Plan Managers.

To see how we can help and get in touch directly with the Team, you can email us at: ndis@lyonsjudge.com.au