Offices located at Nerang and Beenleigh, specialising in getting businesses started and through the growth phase. We take interest in you and your business to help you reach your goals. We assist our clients well into the retirement phase, through succession planning and/or sale strategies.We offer a fixed fee service, quick communication and quick turnaround.As a paperless office with innovative systems in place, our professionally trained accountants have the experience and capability to provide services to clients beyond the confines of the Gold Coast and South East Brisbane Areas surrounding our offices.At Plant & Associates Accountants we have a wide range of experience with different industries, including the building industry, police force and superannuation funds, so our friendly accountants will be able to assist you with any questions you may have. We provide our accounting services to the self-employed and individuals as well as small and medium size businesses. Pursuant to our quality assurance processes, all clients are allocated to one of our qualified Accountants who are responsible for maintaining high quality client relationships. All work is reviewed and overseen by our Director, Sharon Plant. Get to know your client manager (Accountant) and other staff:
Sharon Plant is the Director and lead Accountant of Plant and Associates. Originally from WA Sharon has been in QLD now for over 15 years. Sharon is a CPA and registered tax agent. Sharon specialises in working together with established businesses improving their net profit, asset protection and tax minimisation strategies. Sharon is not a typical accountant, she is fun, sharp, intuitive, energetic and results driven building long lasting relationships with clients so they experience immediate and long term benefits. With managers in place at the offices to look after the retrospective tax compliance, Sharon is available to visit business clients at their premises or ours to provide proactive services leaving clients feeling confident their needs are taken care of, that they are valued and that Plant and Associates are willing to go the extra mile in terms of business advice as they are genuinely interested in the future success of their clients. Outside of work Sharon enjoys spending time with her family and camping.
Contact : Sharonp@plantandassociates.com.au
Originally from Colombia, she arrived 14 years ago to Australia and studied a Master in Accounting at Central Queensland University. Angela has worked for a variety of companies in different accounting roles. Angela is degree qualified, A Registered BAS and tax agent, and will soon commence her CPA qualification. She believes in a high level of customer service, and is passionate about offering you the best service.
Contact : Angelam@plantandassociates.com.au
Recently graduated with Bachelors degree in Business majoring in Accounting from Queensland University of Technology, a pathway which enables him to commence the CPA/CA program and become a registered tax agent. He has a special interest in providing tax advice to clients and maintaining high quality client relationships. Soham is raised in India and moved to Australia at the age of 18, and apart from work he plays soccer for a local club and likes to go hiking.
Contact : SohamS@plantandassociates.com.au
Richard is part of our accounting team and is passionate about assisting clients with their taxation needs. He has experience in tax compliance, tax planning and Self -Managed Superfunds.
Richard strives to help clients improve their businesses in areas of optimal structuring, asset protection and minimisation of tax
Richard completed a bachelors of Commerce (Accounting) and is currently completing his Chartered Accounting qualification.
Contact : RichardD@plantandassociates.com.au
Valerie has Bachelor degree in Actuarial Studies and Master degrees in Financial Management and Professional Accounting. She has strong numerical and mathematical capabilities who likes intricate accounting problems, variety in business tasks and finding an appropriate solution. Valerie is good at reporting, analysing information and data and like to be of value to a client. She is focused on understanding and assessing customer needs. She speaks fluent mandarin and is committed to achieving positive outcomes. Valerie worked in both tax and financial accounting sectors and is studying towards CPA. Valerie also speaks Mandarin.
Contact : ValerieL@plantandassociates.com.au
Cathie is the office manager, based at the Nerang office, she is the first and last point of contact. Cathie is responsible for setting appointments and communicating with clients, looking after client correspondence and accounts. Cathie is responsible for dealing with ASIC and the ATO on behalf of clients also. Cathie looks after clients and staff like they are family and always goes the extra step to ensure things run smoothly. After almost 10 years with us, Cathie has built long lasting rapport with clients and staff. Cathie has run her own business in the past and as such is well equipped to recognise clients needs. Cathie enjoys traveling and spending time with her family outside work.
Contact : Cathiec@plantandassociates.com.au
Jess joined the Plant & Associates team in 2019 through the merge with KT Accounting & Taxation Services where she had been receptionist for four years. Jess has completed Certificates IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping, is working towards becoming a registered BAS Agent and is also a practicing Commissioner for Declarations. Keen to learn more, Jess would like to further develop her knowledge of Accounting and the Tax System to better assist clients with more complex questions. Jess is super friendly, helpful and always happy to go the extra mile for clients.
Contact : JessicaM@plantandassociates.com.au
PO Box 3284 Nerang QLD 4211