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Beacon Accounting was formed in July 2015 to provide taxation, accounting and business lifecycle advice in a professional friendly and focused way to achieve good client outcomes.
While our office is located in Alstonville, in the beautiful Ballina hinterland, we provide financial services for clients across Australia.
Our passion is working with people. We love to help you meet your goals, equipping you with the skills, support and expert advice to ensure together, we achieve your objectives.
Tim completed his Bachelor of Business majoring in Accountancy and Finance in 1994 and has worked as an Accountant in Public Practice ever since that time. He is a member of CPA Australia, a registered tax agent, a JP and an Authorised Representative of Count Financial. For 14 years he was a partner in a Public Accountancy Practice before founding Beacon Accounting in July 2015.
In addition to his experience in public practice over the last 22 years he brings his previous small business experience of farming bananas & sugar cane here in the Northern Rivers, working in his wife’s retail business and previous extensive experience in Hospitality both in Sydney and the UK.
He is passionate and focused on delivering quality services for all clients. He enjoys working with the wide range of clients to assist them in achieving their financial & business goals. Tim believes that listening to and understanding what a client wants, is critical in understand what path and advice is most appropriate to meet their needs.
Tim is a strong believer in giving back to the community and has done this all his adult life. Currently he is a Director & Treasurer of The Buttery – an Alcohol, Drug & Gambling rehabilitation service in the Northern Rivers. He has been a Director since 2001. Among his other interests are his family, kayaking and gardening.
Allison has over twenty years’ experience working in Professional Accountancy Practices in the Northern Rivers.
As Beacon’s first point of contact whether by phone or in person, Allison’s warm friendly cheerful greeting conveys our philosophy that you the client are important and matter. In her role as Client Service Officer Allison enjoys working with clients utilising her efficient reliable and experienced skill set assisting clients solve their particular issues and needs. Recognising the strong relationship of trust clients place in her; security & privacy of their information is of paramount importance to Allison.
Allison’s skills shine when representing clients by communicating on their behalf with Australian Taxation Office or other government agencies particularly if negotiating debt repayment arrangements or applying for time extensions.