Your local First Class Accounts bookkeeping expert.

Committed to honestyand professional excellence so you can trust your books are kept in the right order.

Focus on running your business and we’ll focus on running your books.

We’ve served Australians longer than any other bookkeeping franchise so you can know you’re getting a better-quality service.

We specialise in small business and franchisee businesses for whom we offer an expert bookkeeping service.

Claire Chang – Hawthorn

Interest Areas: Accounting Setup, Bookkeeping, BAS & GST, Payroll, Software Training

Languages: English, Chinese(Mandarin)

Claire is a former finance director and tax director in a big real estate developer group, qualified CPA and CGMA, with a background in tax and management accounting. She loves working with people and numbers! She has worked for big four accounting firm and large multinational companies like Deloitte, Ernst & Young and Accenture, where she managed large teams and focused on financial management and tax direction, including virtual CFO and transfer pricing. She have also provided services for smaller companies, where she have established systems and practices that grew the companies into large successful brands. She understands how big business functions and after almost 20 years in the industry, she also know how hard to develop a small and medium business for business owners, she leverages her past financial management experience to provide the best professional services to her clients.

Claire is special referee for Victorian high court, mentor for treasurers with Pro Bono Australia, plan manager with NDIS, financial and accounting columnist for China Times, Australian fiancial and tax special column for F-Council.

Specialist in Bookkeeping services

Weekly, monthly, quarterly and annual accounts

Reporting the earnings of a business by stating all relevant income and all expenses that have been incurred to generate that income.

Reporting all ATO lodgements to keep you ATO compliant.

Such obligations include the need to complete an IAS or BAS, which can be done monthly, quarterly or annually.

EOFY Processes including finalisation of STP

End of financial year processes including reconciliation of accounts and inputting Tax Agent’s adjustments

Payroll Services inc PAYG Withholdings, and STP setup

Ensure your staff are paid the correct rates and paid according to the correct hours worked.

End of Payroll year process including STP

Ensuring all your payroll accounts balance and any discrepancies are corrected, prior to lodgement with the ATO.

Management reporting, consolidations and analysis

Key information about the financial state of your business in language you can understand.

Set up and maintenance of accounting systems

Including Inventory & Payroll and keeping all reconciliations up to date.

Software Training

Training and support in all Accounting Software products (MYOB, Reckon, Intuit and Xero) and associated app/addon training

Bank Reconciliation

Maintain all bank accounts, bank feed setup and keep them reconciled.

Cost analysis and controls

Generating profit and loss reports as well as balance sheet to be informed at all times.

Data input manual or automated processes

Making sure all information is entered and bank reconciliations are up to date.

Debt Management

Making sure receivable accounts are monitored and collected on time.

Cash Flow Management

Monitoring income and expenditure to establish your immediate cash flow.

Budgets

Setting up budgets to help you run your business.

Tax compliance for individual

Corporation

Partnership , trust

Small entities audit and review services

Including small companies

Real estate agent trust account audit

Immigration financial statement audit/review (international standard on related services 4400

International standard on review engagements 2400)

Virtual CFO

Our Virtual CFO services enable small business can access experienced financial person on a part time basis without incurring a full time resource costs.

NDIS Plan Management

As registered NDIS service provider, we are plan manager for your NDIS plans.

Skills

  • Master of Commerce in Accounting and Finance
  • Master of Economics in Economics
  • Bachelor of Business Administration in Accounting
  • CPA (Australia)/ CGMA (UK/US)
  • Successfully completed the First Class Accounts Accredited Bookkeeping Training Program
  • Fully trained in accounting software such as MYOB, Xero & Reckon One.
  • Fully registered and authorised to trade as a First Class Accounts professional bookkeeper
  • Member of the Australian Bookkeepers Network (ABN), CPA (Australia) and CIMA (UK).
  • BAS Agent Number: 26065041
  • Tax Agent Number: 26084194

Trusted by Businesses across Australia

We have been working with Claire for over a year now and the service and support she provides our business is fantastic. I would have no hesitation in recommending Claire for anyone needing Accounting services.

Russell McManus

Global Export Solutions Pty Ltd

Claire will give maximum consideration to her clients needs, going the extra distance for them by achieving the best possible financial outcome for them as a business or as an individual. She is very detail oriented and is a perfectionist by nature. I have no hesitancy in recommending her and her business!

Murry Stone

Wonderful and accurate accounting services provider.

Constance Xie

Serving clients in Hawthorn and surrounding areas

  • 3101 Kew
  • 3102 Kew East
  • 3122 Hawthorn
  • 3123 Hawthorn East

Contact us for a free 1 hour initial consultation

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