Your local First Class Accounts bookkeeping expert.

Protect your business from fines, charges or even ATO action with Australia’s trusted and experienced bookkeepers.

Our bookkeepers save you money by minimising accountant fees and government fines with better money management.

Professional advice and support tailored for your business.

We have the latest training in Australia’s MYOB and Xero software so you receive the most accurate bookkeeping.

Stephen Espley – Salisbury

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

Languages: English

First Class Accounts – Salisbury is a member of Australia’s largest professional bookkeeping network serving small to medium business in the northern areas of Adelaide. Our services are both flexible and cost effective and are ideal for business owners who don’t have the time or background to handle accounting functions, business owners who work long hours “in” not “on” the business, or imply work long hours and have little time to spend with family and friends. With thirty years of accounting and financial management experience gained in manufacturing, service and retail organisations, Stephen has a wealth of knowledge of accounting processes, business and information systems, reporting and controls. We enjoy our work and understand the value reliable bookkeeping can add to business. Our aim is to assist business owners; meet their BAS, IAS and payroll related reporting deadlines, and make informed decisions by providing timely, accurate and meaningful information; allowing their business to prosper and grow. Stephen has also been trained in the use of MYOB, Reckon (QuickBooks) and Xero accounting software packages and can assist clients with software installation and set up. Other First Class Accounts benefits include; up to date and efficient systems, expert technical support, a wealth of experience from a large network of bookkeeping professionals, an ongoing commitment to training and professional development. We provide friendly, professional and reliable services that are flexible and can be tailored to suit your needs and budget. Work can either be performed at your premises or off site using a range of accounting packages. We’d appreciate the opportunity to meet, discuss your business needs and the range of solutions we offer to help achieve your business objectives. Please call me or send your details by e-mail to arrange a suitable time for a complimentary, no obligation initial consultation.

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.


Setting up budgets to help you run your business.


  • Bachelor of Accountancy, University of South Australia
  • Registered BAS Agent, number 28113005

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Serving clients in Salisbury and surrounding areas

  • 5112 Elizabeth
  • 5115 Munno Para
  • 5116 Evanston
  • 5117 Angle Vale
  • 5118 Gawler
  • 5120 Virginia
  • 5121 MacDonald Park
  • 5127 Wynn Vale
  • 5114 Smithfield
  • 5108 Salisbury
  • 5108 Paralowie
  • 5109 Brahma Lodge
  • 5110 Bolivar
  • 5110 Burton
  • 5114 One Tree Hill
  • 5106 Salisbury South
  • 5109 Salisbury
  • 5111 Edinburgh
  • 5112 Hillbank
  • 5113 Elizabeth
  • 5113 Davoren Park
  • 5114 Andrews Farm
  • 5114 Blakeview
  • 5114 Craigmore
  • 5125 Golden Grove
  • 5125 Greenwith
  • 5126 Fairview Park
  • 5126 Surrey Downs

Contact us for a free 1 hour initial consultation

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