Services offered by Forbes Accountants in Melbourne

From Accounting and Bookkeeping to Financial and Estate Planning, Business Planning and Systemising through to assisting our clients obtain finance - both business and private, we do it all.

One of the best Accounting Firms in Melbourne

We have a wide range of business services available including:

Tax Planning

Forbes offers a broad range of tax advice including corporate tax, personal tax effectiveness and indirect taxation including, payroll tax, research and development and GST. Structure your business and transactions to be tax effective from conception. At Forbes, we use our varied experience to fit Tax planning into your business and personal tax framework. We endeavour to make your tax work for you, rather than you working for tax. Tax planning can be done across a broad range of areas i.e. Personal Tax, Corporate tax, discretionary trusts, Self managed super funds (SMSF), Payroll tax etc. 

GST/BAS: Forbes can assist you in preparing and lodging your Business Activity Statements to report your GST to the Australian Taxation Office. 

We provide quality service through a deep understanding of industry challenges and by providing practical advice to address our clients 

A. We specialise in taxation services for: 
Trustee Companies
Superannuation Funds
Foreign Companies
Offshore Business
Holding and Subsidiary Companies
BAS / GST and IAS Preparation and Lodgement
Capital Gain Tax
Fringe Benefit Tax
PAYG & Payroll Tax Lodgement
ATO Liaison and lodge objection on your behalf
ASIC Lodgement 

B. Appeals to AAT / Federal Court / Commissioner on behalf of clients.  

Bookkeeping Service Melbourne

Our accounting services suit the requirements of all types of businesses from sole traders, small-medium size businesses to large companies. 

We work with your bookkeeper to setup the structure of your books, determine the list of accounts and ledger required, choose the most appropriate accounting method, advice on how to prepare financial statements, general ledger and subsidiary ledgers. 

We ensure your books compliance with all Australian Accounting Standards, Statements of Accounting Concepts, the Urgent Issues Group Consensus Views and the Corporations Law. 

We can even provide you with qualified bookkeepers, who will not only maintain your books rather they will improve your business. This will facilitate one stop service of all your needs.   

Get accounting and bookkeeping services from one of the best accounting firm Melbourne, We have expert team of professionals who have expertise in accounting & business solutions for individuals, small businesses and organisations, We care for our clients and help them to generate periodical financial reports, business planning strategy, investment planning other services like bookkeeping Melbourne. 

Payroll Services

We provide with full range of payroll services, including weekly/fortnightly/monthly payroll processing, emailing payslips, Superannuation Guarantee Contributions reporting, PAYG Withholding, Instalment Activity statements, issuing Annual PAYG Summaries and Annual reporting to ATO.   

Business Advisory

At IATS, our Business Services Division is designed to meet all your business and compliance needs. We are experienced in providing these services to a wide range of clients from individuals to large companies. 

Advice on suitable business structure and establish a Company or trust for your business accordingly. 

We advice on technical issues relating to: 

Investment Advisory Services 
Acquisition Consulting 
Divestment Consulting 
Strategic Marketing Initiatives 
Taxation of various incomes 
Availability of various deductions, offsets, reliefs and exemptions 


We can help you setup Self Managed Super Fund (SMSF) and provide you with various facilities required to comply with stringent ATO requirements 

We provide accounting, auditing and taxation services in relation to SMSFs 

With our service SMSF will feel like a breeze and can be a good way of wealth building 

We Organise various in-house seminars on SMSF to guide our clients to the best policies and help them follow ATO requirements.