Business Advisory & Tax Compliance

Business Services

Your Lifecycle

Starting a Business

  • Business Start-up Assistance
  • Mentoring & Coaching
  • Business Structures
  • Compliance with ASIC
  • Business Tax Returns & Quarterly BAS
  • ATO Compliance
  • WorkCover
  • Guidance with Business Insurance
  • Software Systems
    • SageOne, MYOB, Xero, QuickBooks, etc..

Business Growth Services

  • Business Advisory & Planning
  • Financial Statements
  • Cash Flow & Budgeting
  • Bookkeeping Services
  • Improving Processes & Systems
  • Risk Management
  • Succession Planning
  • Corporate Affairs Management.
  • Vic Tax Planning

Selling/Ceasing Your Business

  • Developing an Exit Strategy
  • Business Deregistration
  • Business Valuations.

WE CARE ABOUT
YOUR BUSINESS…

At Knox Taxation and Business Advisory, we’re passionate about the success of YOUR business.

We take great pride and interest in mentoring you throughout all stages of the business life cycle.

We have Melbourne based business advisory services, we’re able to help you build a successful business by:

  • Giving insights into your business’ performance
  • Explaining your business’ financials in a way you can understand
  • Holding your hand through challenges and hurdles
  • Reducing your likelihood of paying too much tax each year
  • Celebrating your wins, and
  • Supporting you through your losses.

Whether you’re a start-up, a developing business or an established business, our Accounting and Business Advisory services are available to you.

WE PROVIDE PERSONALISED AND QUALITY BUSINESS ADVICE

Unlike other accountants, our team love getting to know you, your story and what inspired you to start your business.

This helps us to gather an in-depth understanding of your situation so we can provide you with the utmost value and personalised advice.

We can help you:

  • With Business Planning and Key Data Analysis
  • Benchmarking your business against others in your industry
  • To effectively manageCorporate Affairs
  • With buying or selling a business, including business valuations and reports
  • Gain a greater understanding of your finances & profit
  • Keep track of your cash flow and budgets
  • Understand the complexities of tax compliance 
  • Identify key areas of opportunity
  • Implement positive measures to improve your KPIs
  • Get the appropriate types of insurance cover
  • Through times of personal crisis that may be impacting on your business
  • Exit your business as you enter retirement, or manage a succession hand-over, and/or
  • Overcome taxation issues of any sort, and come up with solutions based on knowing the whole story of your operation.

With us, you can rest assured that you’re not just another number. Our staff will listen to your situation carefully; side-stepping the ‘one size fits all’ approach.

  • Prepare and lodge your business tax returns and financial statements for the following:

    • Companies
    • Trusts
    • Partnerships
    • Sole Traders
    • Joint Ventures

  • Prepare and lodge your quarterly Business Activity Statements (BAS)
  • Analyse and report on your Cash flow and financial situation
  • Provide auditing services
  • Set up your books properly to suit your business
  • Manage and Understand your Cash Flow
  • Feel assured that your books are correct
  • Know where you’re at and what you can legitimately spend
  • Avoid ATO Penalties for late submissions
  • Set up the clearing house for your Superannuation payments
  • Keep on top of everything without falling behind!
  • And, we’ll help you see everything clearly and securely in the cloud…

WE USE LANGUAGE YOU CAN UNDERSTAND

Our team is renowned for simplifying complex tax jargon into a language that all of our clients can understand.

This in turn, enables you to make informed decisions relating to your business and your finances to grow your revenue and profits.

For many of our clients, we take care of the technical (eg. Bookkeeping, Tax Returns, BAS and overseeing Payroll) so they can focus on the physical and what matters most to their business. We can do the same for you too!

Whether you’re a tradie, a business start-up or an established business, we can help you grow and most importantly, manage your Financial and Taxation circumstances effectively. We’ll be your Accounting and Business Counsellors, all-in-one.

That’s our promise to you.

& INTEGRATE WITH VARIOUS BUSINESS SOFTWARE

At Knox Taxation, we don’t believe in a “one-fits-all” solution when it comes to Business Accounting Software. That’s why we choose to integrate with various types of software to help businesses of varying sizes and needs.

Here are some of the software brands we work with currently:

 
Cashflow
Futril
myob
quickbooks
reckon
sage one
xero
 

Testimonials

What Our Clients Say

When you can send an email and ask a brief accounting question, AND always get a quick response, you’re on a winner!

Dave Faulkner

2018-09-08T20:13:29+10:00

Dave Faulkner

When you can send an email and ask a brief accounting question, AND always get a quick response, you’re on a winner!
One of the things I love most about Knox Taxation and Business Advisory is that they make my life easier!

Trish Veugelaers

2018-09-08T20:13:02+10:00

Trish Veugelaers

One of the things I love most about Knox Taxation and Business Advisory is that they make my life easier!
It’s been nearly thirty years now that we have been using Knox Taxation and Business Services as our accountants and business advisers, and we have found them to be consistently helpful, honest and friendly.

Tomsett Australia

2018-09-08T20:16:45+10:00

Tomsett Australia

It’s been nearly thirty years now that we have been using Knox Taxation and Business Services as our accountants and business advisers, and we have found them to be consistently helpful, honest and friendly.
What I really like about Knox Tax is that they really get us – they actually understand where we’re coming from and we value their advice.

Lisa Geraghty

2018-05-17T02:35:13+10:00

Lisa Geraghty

What I really like about Knox Tax is that they really get us – they actually understand where we’re coming from and we value their advice.
Knox Taxation and Business Services’ regular Newsletters are really useful and their service is also very thorough, friendly and efficient.

Fiona Larative

2018-09-08T20:14:24+10:00

Fiona Larative

Knox Taxation and Business Services’ regular Newsletters are really useful and their service is also very thorough, friendly and efficient.
As a small business, we’ve found Knox Taxation and Business Services to be fantastic.

Sherbrooke Quilting

2018-09-08T20:15:06+10:00

Sherbrooke Quilting

As a small business, we’ve found Knox Taxation and Business Services to be fantastic.
When dealing with Knox Tax there’s a great vibe of personalised service and we always feel supported and encouraged.

Stamford Painting

2018-09-08T20:10:25+10:00

Stamford Painting

When dealing with Knox Tax there’s a great vibe of personalised service and we always feel supported and encouraged.
Knox Taxation is local, handy to my business, and I’m very happy to deal with all of the staff there.

Bruce Russell

2018-09-08T20:17:46+10:00

Bruce Russell

Knox Taxation is local, handy to my business, and I’m very happy to deal with all of the staff there.
Knox Tax has provided us with a highly personable and efficient service. We’ve been made to feel very welcome by a family-orientated accountancy practice that cares deeply about our business – and not just about our taxation concerns and affairs.

Duncan Robertson – Owner & Head Chef

2018-05-17T02:35:49+10:00

Duncan Robertson – Owner & Head Chef

Knox Tax has provided us with a highly personable and efficient service. We’ve been made to feel very welcome by a family-orientated accountancy practice that cares deeply about our business – and not just about our taxation concerns and affairs.
By collaboratively working in with our Bookkeeper, Knox Tax has helped enormously in addressing our fundamental issues in the running of our business.

Ryan Adams

2018-09-08T20:12:09+10:00

Ryan Adams

By collaboratively working in with our Bookkeeper, Knox Tax has helped enormously in addressing our fundamental issues in the running of our business.
Knox Taxation is amazing! They take the time to really listen to what you need, what your taxation, business and personal issues are, and deliver empathy and understanding, before giving honest and practical solutions.

Julie Cuthbert

2018-09-08T20:12:36+10:00

Julie Cuthbert

Knox Taxation is amazing! They take the time to really listen to what you need, what your taxation, business and personal issues are, and deliver empathy and understanding, before giving honest and practical solutions.
I take everything to Knox Taxation (my BAS, my Tax Return and End of Year Financials) and as a result, I don’t have to worry about it, which means I can concentrate on being on the tools in my Plumbing business.

Jim Halley

2018-09-08T20:19:48+10:00

Jim Halley

I take everything to Knox Taxation (my BAS, my Tax Return and End of Year Financials) and as a result, I don’t have to worry about it, which means I can concentrate on being on the tools in my Plumbing business.
I’ve been a client of Coral’s for twenty years and I wouldn’t even dream of going anywhere else.

Jenny Newman - Director

2018-09-08T20:13:57+10:00

Jenny Newman - Director

I’ve been a client of Coral’s for twenty years and I wouldn’t even dream of going anywhere else.
With prior Accountants there was a total lack of communication, they were hard to get hold of and we paid massive fees for virtually no service.

Warren McDonald

2018-09-08T20:16:04+10:00

Warren McDonald

With prior Accountants there was a total lack of communication, they were hard to get hold of and we paid massive fees for virtually no service.
Whether it’s in helping me keep on top of things with my Accounting processes, wrapping up financial matters, or providing useful information in their regular newsletters (which I then share with others), they're are always there to help.

Tony Nicholson

2018-09-08T20:11:26+10:00

Tony Nicholson

Whether it’s in helping me keep on top of things with my Accounting processes, wrapping up financial matters, or providing useful information in their regular newsletters (which I then share with others), they're are always there to help.
I just love Coral and her Team at Knox Taxation because they really do care about me AND my business!

Ajax McKerral

2018-09-08T20:15:33+10:00

Ajax McKerral

I just love Coral and her Team at Knox Taxation because they really do care about me AND my business!
They pay so much attention to detail, actually listen to what we need, and take the time to show that they truly care – by not only giving us answers, but also exceptional solutions.

Fiona Wallace

2018-09-08T20:18:19+10:00

Fiona Wallace

They pay so much attention to detail, actually listen to what we need, and take the time to show that they truly care – by not only giving us answers, but also exceptional solutions.
I did my Tax Return on eTax last year – and I’ll never do it again! What was supposed to be simple and free turned out to have hidden charges, no guidance, and I felt totally confused by it. It was a terrible experience.

Samantha Smith

2018-09-08T20:20:16+10:00

Samantha Smith

I did my Tax Return on eTax last year – and I’ll never do it again! What was supposed to be simple and free turned out to have hidden charges, no guidance, and I felt totally confused by it. It was a terrible experience.
Knox Taxation and Business Services have my complete and utter trust to do everything, and with them I know I’m in good hands with all of my Accounting affairs.

Geoff Bricknell

2018-09-08T20:19:19+10:00

Geoff Bricknell

Knox Taxation and Business Services have my complete and utter trust to do everything, and with them I know I’m in good hands with all of my Accounting affairs.
Coral and her team deliver with genuine efficiency. They’re interested, eager to assist and they know what they’re doing.

Robin Cousins

2018-09-08T20:18:53+10:00

Robin Cousins

Coral and her team deliver with genuine efficiency. They’re interested, eager to assist and they know what they’re doing.
Knox Taxation and Business Advisory makes me feel very comfortable – and safe! We approached Coral to handle a very complicated Deceased Estate and, at the time, we had so much going on emotionally.

Adam Goudge

2018-09-08T20:20:47+10:00

Adam Goudge

Knox Taxation and Business Advisory makes me feel very comfortable – and safe! We approached Coral to handle a very complicated Deceased Estate and, at the time, we had so much going on emotionally.
Knox Tax is such a valuable asset to us and our complex print machinery business.

Olga & Andrew Maxwell

2018-09-08T20:09:22+10:00

Olga & Andrew Maxwell

Knox Tax is such a valuable asset to us and our complex print machinery business.
There’s only one word to describe Knox Taxation – Awesome! Everything about their level of service is fantastic.

Jason McKenzie

2018-09-08T20:17:17+10:00

Jason McKenzie

There’s only one word to describe Knox Taxation – Awesome! Everything about their level of service is fantastic.

STARTING A BUSINESS IN VICTORIA

We can help to set you up for success!

Our team can:

  • Register your business with ASIC
  • Register your business for GST and other Australian Tax Office registrations – if applicable.
  • Set up your Australian Business Number (ABN)if applicable.
  • Educate you on the tax implications of starting a business, and any tax deductions you will be able to / can claim
  • Advise you on business structures that best suit your needs and personal situation
  • Provide guidance on Business Insurance and Asset Protection strategies, including WorkCover – if applicable.
  • Provide Budgeting Advice and Assistance
  • Hold your hand and guide you through the entire process.
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2020 YEAR-END TAX PLANNING

If you could pay less tax this year what would you do with the extra money?

Would you use it to:

  • Reduce your home loan?
  • Top up your Superannuation fund?
  • Save for your dream holiday?
  • Buy a new car?
  • Build a deposit for an investment property?
  • Save for your child’s education?

If you want to own and run a successful business, year-end tax planning should become part of your annual planning and overall business strategy.

To read more about tax planning and how it can benefit you, check out the below articles:

You can also download the below guides to prepare for your Year-end appointment:

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