The relationship you can rely on to handle your financial world.
Byford Accountants was established in 1993 and since its founding we’ve been focusing on meeting the needs of a diverse range of businesses and individuals through the exceptional delivery of accounting services. Our mission is to provide a professional, honest and reliable service in taxation and accounting matters. We have great respect for our clients and aim to meet all of their specific needs.
We’ve worked across a range of business types and industries to understand all stages of the financial journey. We pride ourselves on knowing what we need to know in the pursuit of achieving your financial and lifestyle goals.
We at Byford Accountants have a team of highly qualified accountants with a wonderful administrative support team to assist you at any given time.
Whatever your goal is, whether you’re an employee on wages, a small business looking to grow or an established player in the market, the team at Byford Accountants can help you realise your goals.
Meet the experts you'll be working with.
Since establishing Byford Accountants in 1993, Darren has developed a reputation for his
dynamic and innovative tax planning and strategies. With a remarkable grasp on the most
up-to-date legislative changes and an instinctive understanding of clients’ needs, Darren is available to develop strategies to assist in your business growth. Darren has been recognised as a “Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants” for 25 years of service.
Claudio has been in the accounting and tax Industry for over 30 years, and has been recognised as a “Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants” by the Institute of Public Accountants for his service. Claudio is one of our lead accountants and has extensive experience in complex business transactions, succession planning, business structuring, companies, trusts, self-managed super funds and all matters related to taxation.
Kim holds a Bachelor of Commerce (major in Accounting) from Curtin University. Kim has worked in taxation for over 20 years and has been recognised as a “Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants”. She has been part of our team for more than 5 years and specialises in the preparation of individual tax returns, business activity statements and small to medium business tax returns and financials in sole traders, partnerships, trusts and companies.
Ellen has a Bachelor of Commerce in Science and Accounting and completed her Masters of Professional Accounting at Edith Cowan University. With over 7 years’ experience in taxation Ellen works closely with our lead accountants assisting in completing large business tax returns and financials and self-managed super funds. She has extensive experience in cloud based accounting software, MYOB, Cashflow Manager, Quickbooks and Xero.
Ashley holds a Bachelor of Commerce (double major in Accounting and Taxation) from Curtin University and has also completed a certificate in Xero. Ashley also specialises in preparing tax returns and financials for small to medium businesses set up in a sole trader, partnership, family trust or company. He can also assist you with most accounting software
problems and queries MYOB, Cashflow Manager, Quickbooks and Xero. He is always willing to have a chat with you if you ever have any questions because he strives to ensure that you get the customer service you deserve.
Albert completed a Bachelor of Commerce and is the latest addition to our team. He has a broad knowledge of taxation and is here to help you with anything from individual tax returns through to assisting you with your
business returns in the form of sole traders, trusts or companies. He is always happy to assist with your questions or queries so feel free to give him a call or make an appointment so that he can assist you in whatever way he can.
Jo is a Chartered Accountant (CA) who holds a Bachelor of Business Studies (BBS) from Massey University in New Zealand. She is also a certified ‘Xero Advisor’.
With over 30 years experience in accountancy, Jo brings a wealth of experience to our team. She owned her own practice in New Zealand providing business advisory services to the Small to Medium Sized business sector, so without a doubt she is our Trans-Tasman New Zealand Expert.
Areas of interest include profit enhancement and cashflow improvement.
Jetarah graduated from Curtin University and holds a Bachelor of Commerce (double major in Accounting and Business Law). Jetarah is able to assist in the preparation of individual tax returns as well as small business tax returns and financials in sole traders, partnerships and trusts. She is also able to assist with Xero bookkeeping including setup of Xero for your business and monthly/quarterly reconciliation for your BAS. Any questions you may have Jetarah will ensure to help where she can.
Gillian has completed a Certificate IV in Accounting and Bookkeeping and assists the accountants with the preparation of Business Activity Statements, Income Tax Returns and financial statements for individuals and small businesses. Gillian has experience in bookkeeping with knowledge across MYOB, Cashflow Manager, Quickbooks & Xero, and can help with the bookkeeping requirements for your business.
Larissa is here to greet you with a smile at the front desk when you visit, makes appointments, and when you call will direct you to the person who is most qualified to help you. Larissa also assists in preparing documents for your bank when requested along with liaising with the tax office on your behalf.
Suzanne is here to greet you with a smile at the front desk when you visit, makes appointments, and when you call will direct you to the person who is most qualified to help you. Suzanne also assists in preparing documents for your bank when requested along with liaising with the tax office on your behalf.
Melanie is available to assist with booking appointments, answering your phone calls and sending through any
documentation you might need. Melanie is also here to assist you with the setup of new companies and trusts, submitting applications for TFN’s, ABN’s and business names. Melanie is also at the front desk to greet you with a smile and offer you a coffee.