From choosing an appropriate financial and business structure to complying with tax legislation, accountants will guide you through the critical steps to setup and run your practice effectively.
Nicholas is one of the most highly respected accountants, specialising in health care professionals, in the country. He is the principal of Parras and Associates, taxation advisors & accountants to the medical profession for over 25 years.
Parras and Associates primarily work with medical specialists in practice but also have depth of experience and talent in the corporate sector, particularly both privately held and publicly listed health organisations.
Their specialist knowledge has earned them an enviable status as industry commentators and lobbyists for a wide range of taxation and financial matters affecting the medical profession.
Commencing with Fordham in 2004, Alicia enjoys being the first point of contact for clients, building trust on both a professional and personal level. Her open and supportive nature has also built strong relationships with her team, her clients and their staff.
As part of the Fordham health provider services team Alicia particularly enjoys working with medical practitioners tailoring a suite of services to meet their specific needs.
Kirsty is an associate director at Pilot Partners, a full service chartered accounting firm based in Brisbane. One of her key roles in the business advisory division is to support the firm’s medical practitioner clients. She works with GPs and specialists advising them on accounting, tax and organisational strategies related to running and managing a medical practice. Kristy’s experience enables her to have a deep understanding of the unique professional pressures facing medical practitioners.
Murray is in charge of the taxation and business advisory divisions, and specialises in taxation and superannuation advice for businesses and their owners, provision of taxation consulting services to other professionals and provision of specialist business consulting services.
Murray’s focus is on providing specialist taxation expertise to his clients. This includes not just advising on the relevant structures and transactions, but ensuring that the advice provided is fully and correctly implemented at the time and in the years that follow.
Angela is an associate director at Pilot Partners, a full service chartered accounting firm based in Brisbane. She has extensive experience working with medical practitioners involved in private practices. This experience has enabled her to provide tailored solutions to help them meet their business and personal financial goals. Whether it’s opening a new practice or improving the performance of an existing practice, Angela can assist with structuring, debt reduction and cash flow management services.
Ben is a principal in the tax and business services division and also heads the superannuation division which provides compliance and audit services to self-managed superannuation funds.
Ben specialises in consulting to many small to medium-sized businesses which includes providing clients with management consulting services, cash flow analysis, tax planning, finance applications, business structuring advice and other general commercial advice.
Chris is a manager in the business services division of Pitcher Partners Adelaide whose specialities include management and taxation advice to a variety of small to medium-size business clients.
Chris has 11 years’ experience covering a range of different industries with a specialisation in the health industry. He understands the specific issues faced by medical practitioners and practices, and is able to provide unique solutions based on the individual needs of his clients.
Scott Edwards is a qualified CPA, Chartered Accountant with a career spanning almost three decades in small and mid-tier Accounting firms. With a passion for providing advice on structuring medical practices, Scott focuses on assisting his clients to achieve optimal asset protection.