Our Approach We didn’t start this business to be like everyone else. We think people deserve better than slow, expensive and unresponsive accountants. We understand taxes are a pain, compliance is a burden and you wouldn’t want to take business advice from someone who hasn’t changed their own business in the last 20 years. That’s why we are on a mission to shake things up. To get real, practical advice to business owners who want to change their business. Who want business advice from a business person.
Our Services Our services have been designed to make your life easier. We’re all about easy. And transparent. And value for money. So to make it easy, we’ve categorised what we do into 3 components; Click here for more.
Getting and keeping your house in order. From financial statement and tax return preparation, to BAS and SMSF administration, we take care of your compliance obligations, freeing you up to do what you do best.Read More
Helping you to maximise your investment in your business. You’ve invested a lot. Your time, your money, your family’s future. We get it, we're business people too and that's why we want to help you get the most from what you are putting in. From putting structure around your strategy & intent to crunching the numbers & spotting trends or just chewing the fat with someone interested in your business, our consulting services can be tailored to your needs.Read More
Why Choose Watson & Watt? Good question. Thanks for asking:
Like Industry-leading fast. We can turn around your compliance and business documents before our competitors have picked it up
We’re responsive & proactive
We hate it when people don't reply for days, weeks, or never. YOU having to do the follow-ups sucks, and that's not us. If we miss your call or you’ve sent us an email, you can expect a reply in 24hrs (most of the time it's the same day!)
We're like your GP
We know a bit about most things to do with business and tax. The things we don't know, we know where to refer you to. And yes you can call us Doctor
Business is hard. Growing a business is even harder. It takes dedication, persistence, consistency & purposeful action. Hope is not a growth strategy, so don't spend another year hoping for growth. You need to make it happen. Growing fast, growing slow or just plodding along, the economy is what it is, you can't change it or wish it to be different, what you can do is plan for it, and create a way for it to work for you. If you're willing to do the work necessary to be successful, if you are willing to do things differently, if you are willing to take a risk and be vulnerable then we’re willing to help. Click the button below to get started. You won't regret it.
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Are you struggling with your BAS responsibilities? Do you find it difficult to tell the difference between PAYG and PAYGI? Are you worried that you’re not up to date with IAS, GST and FBT? If you’re drowning under red tape and compliance responsibilities at the expense of your business and personal life, it’s time to seek professional help from someone who’s qualified to prepare your BAS statements.
Don’t lose sleep worrying about collecting taxes for the Australian Tax Office or lodging your monthly or quarterly returns, let Watson & Watt do it all for you. We’re the accountants SME business trust to prepare and lodge BAS statements Brisbane-wide.
Any business registered for goods and service tax (GST) needs to submit a Business Activity Statement to the Australian Tax Office. This statement enables businesses to report and pay their GST, pay as you go tax instalments and withholding tax as well as other taxes due. However, this is where it gets complicated.
There are various different forms which businesses can complete and although BAS statements are traditionally issued quarterly, some parts of it are required to be submitted annually while others need to be submitted quarterly. Depending on your business structure and income, you may be required to submit your activity statements on an even more frequent basis such as monthly or weekly too!
Before you panic, know that is help at hand. When you have queries or concerns about completing and issuing your BAS or need help filling out your business activity statement, Watson & Watt are your local BAS agent in Brisbane.
As a registered BAS agent, we’ve completed hundreds of business activity statements for clients so we know the form and the requirements inside out and are fully equipped with the knowledge, experience and expertise to handle any BAS query or requirement.
Hassle Free BAS Service
There’s no getting around lodging your BAS. Unfortunately, failure to lodge a business activity statement can result in financial penalties and is highly frowned upon by the Australian Tax Office. With running a small business, you don’t need the extra hassle of paying BAS penalties and getting a telling off from the tax office.
If you dread having to sit down and attempt to complete the various elements of your business activity statements every quarter, it’s time to outsource this tricky task to the experts.
We’re known as the specialists in BAS statements Brisbane wide, helping SMEs from various sectors to ensure on time, accurate preparation and filing of business activity statements every quarter. Even better for you, when you acquire the help of a registered BAS agent to complete your statement, you get an additional four weeks extension to submit your BAS payments – that four week extension can go a long way in easing cash flow for small business owners.
No more worrying about BAS deadlines, confusing the various parts of the business activity statement or paying penalties. As your BAS agent, Watson & Watt take care of every element of the statement preparation and filing. BAS stress, be gone!
Avoid Costly BAS Errors
The various elements of the BAS statement make it far too easy to make costly mistakes. Some of the most common errors include accidental incorrect recording or reporting of financial figures incorrectly, including cent figures (only dollar figures should be included), incorrect calculations and illegible handwriting – easy issues to encounter! Even experienced business owners or those with financial or accounting experience can experience issues with preparing their BAS.
Avoid costly BAS errors by placing your statement preparation responsibilities into the trusted hands of the Watson & Watt team, the leading specialist in business activity statements in Brisbane. We’re thoroughly experienced in this specialist area of bookkeeping, apply incredible attention to detail and can ensure a fast turnaround.
We’ll have your BAS prepared and ready to file before our competitors are even ready to start!
If you’re happy to complete your BAS yourself but simply need to someone to consult on certain aspects, we’re also happy help. We can provide consultations for start-ups, providing a thorough overview of the BAS or simply be on the other end of the phone or e-mail when you have any BAS queries.
As your local BAS consultants, we’re always happy to help you out in every way you can.
If you’d like to learn more about how we can help your business to grow and thrive, get in touch with us by calling 07 3067 3017. We provide our services to all our clients in Queensland including Brisbane & Gold Coast.