[sunshine coast Business owners]

[Get on Top of Your Taxes]

You didn't go into business to worry about tax.  We work with business owners to get them - and keep them -  up to date with their taxes and on the front foot with the ATO.

Know what you're paying, why, and when it's due.

[Chartered Accountants Serving The Sunshine Coast]

Getting things right the first time is crucial in business. Business owners will appreciate that each decision that they make has the potential to generate greater returns or to set them back from their financial goals. The downside of this equation is that it impacts negatively on all employees and could place the business in a perilous position. Having support throughout the year from a team of knowledgeable experts that offer objective advice is, therefore, an absolute must.

Those looking for a chartered accountant on the Sunshine Coast are encouraged to consider the team here at Watson & Watt. We do things a little differently compared to other accountants and bookkeepers. We grew up in and around family small businesses, and so we have a much deeper understanding of the particular challenges that face those leading the charge.

What we endeavour to do is deliver exceptional accountancy services that are backed up with the kind of advice that can help business owners take their venture from strength to strength.

Reduce Risk With A Chartered Accountant

Those that have the courage to start their own business will find that within a few short weeks their time is under considerable pressure. There are so many considerations that require attention as well as issues that pop up every day that are unforeseen.

As such, the need to outsource vital tasks such as bookkeeping and receipts collation is essential to ensure that when the year-end arrives, you are prepared to pay the least amount of tax possible.

At Watson & Watt, we believe that a Sunshine Coast chartered accountant should be focused on their clients throughout the year. This gives you the kind of objective support and advice that is essential to ensure that unnecessary spending is highlighted and plans are put in place to make it possible for you to strategically approach such investments, and at the right time when that financial commitment will have the least impact on your day-to-day operations.

Delegating the time-consuming bookkeeping and taxation duties to a professional team also gives you peace of mind in terms of knowing that when your tax return is submitted, it has been competently and properly prepared.

This reduces the risk of your business being audited as a result of mistakes or improper declarations and it also affords you confidence in your decision-making because you will have a plan in place to help you navigate each month.

Sunshine Coast Chartered Accountants Helping You Achieve More

Here at Watson & Watt, we believe that for a business to truly thrive, it must have the benefit of knowledge in terms of where savings can be made, tax bills can be reduced, and how best to plan for the ups and downs of the financial year as the seasons roll by.

However, at Watson & Watt, we are confident that our chartered accountant service offers Sunshine Coast business owners more than they will find elsewhere, and a partnership that could be the difference between struggling to keep things going and becoming market leaders. Call today and find out just how far we can help you go.

Watson & Watt are accountants based in Queensland that specialise in helping small & medium businesses with their accounting. We offer BAS agent services as well as small business consulting

[Who are we?]

We know you're not Googling accountants for fun.  

You're here because you're not getting the advice, service or help you want.  

Maybe you're just starting out, or maybe you've been doing whatever it is you do for years.  Either way you're looking for an accountant that will be right for your business.

There's thousands of accountants you can work with, and of course we do all the usual stuff you'd expect from an accountant like financial statements, tax returns, fringe benefits tax, Business Activity Statements, tax planning and more.  

There's nothing special about any of that, so how are we different?

Honestly we're not for everyone - and not everyone is for us.

If you're looking for a super serious, iron your undies bean counter - we're not it.

If you're looking for down to earth, practical people, who believe you can have a personality and still be professional - then we're in with a shot. Because all tax accountants can do a tax return - it's the relationship you have with your advisor that matters.

More than filing in forms

We've got more to offer to businesses than just filing in forms.  We work with business owners to set a tax strategy, and then implement it.    But to plan your taxes we need to know you, whether you want to reinvest in the business, take more cash off the table for your personal life or start a whole new business. Once we know what you want to do, we work with you to do it in the most tax effective manner.

A Safe Set of Hands

The right accountant for you is the one you trust. You should be able to trust they will get your tax returns, Business Activity Statements, and Fringe Benefits taxes lodged on time and correctly.  You shouldn't have to second guess whether they've got your affairs under control. You've got enough to do running your business, you shouldn't have to worry about your accountant too.

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What we offer

Up To Date & Squeaky Clean With The ATO

Getting behind on your taxes can bury you.  We work hard to get you up to date and on the front foot with the ATO. That means no more worrying about what's due, when and how much. 

Direct Access To Experienced Advisors

We're a small team, and all our clients enjoy working directly with the most experienced advisors. That means you're only a call or email away from the help you need.

Practical & Straight Talking Advice

We give it to you straight, in plain English.  Whether it's changes in the legislation, or how transactions are taxed, we're focused on how it practically effects you and yours.

We Know The People You Need To Know

We've forged a network of people we trust.  So whether you need a lawyer, mortgage broker, paint manufacturer or anything in between, chances we know one.

See How Easily You Can [Get on Top of Your Taxes]

We specialise in making life easier for business owners by taking control of their accounting and tax needs.  See how we can make your life easier too. 

About our team

We're for business owners.  The ones who had a dream and are out there trying to build it day after day.  The ones who won't settle for anything less than achieving that dream, and the ones who are ready, willing and able to do the hard work necessary.....

kevin wiegand


Thank you so much for rescuing me

"I'm so much happier having Watson & Watt in my corner. No word of a lie.

 see how easy it is to 

[Stay On Top of Your Taxes]

By taking control of your lodgement program we keep you on track and up to date year in, year out. Here's how we make it easy.


For those who just need a bit of help or don't have the time to keep their records up to date.  We process transactions weekly, so you'll always know where you're up to.

Business Activity Statements

More than just a click of a button from your software, we check your transactions and do some checks and balances to ensure you're only paying what you need to.

Financial Statements & Tax Returns

The main course of accounting and tax, this is where we prepare profit and loss and balance sheet, overlay the tax legislation and put all that into the right places in your tax return.

Tax Planning

Tax isn't a mystery.  We know how it's calculated and we know when it's due, so say goodbye to surprise tax bills

Happy Customers

We are SO glad we switched accountants and began using Watson & Watt. Nathan has been incredible from the start, we could not recommend more highly. Also, with all the confusion regarding COVID-19 and businesses, Nathan has been on top of it from day one, and has guided us through a difficult time and make it so much easier and less stressful to navigate. We're so grateful for all the assistance and information provided.

Angela Honeywell

The Happy Goods Co

Nathan knows his stuff.  Easy to talk to, happy to help wherever necessary and most importantly, is a fantastic accountant.  Highly recommend!

Laz Smith

Apero Label

Watson & Watt have been helping us right from the start.  He has helped us get our structure right, set up companies, sort out our taxes and BAS and assist us with all our Xero questions.  He gives us practical advice and avoids all the jargon and complication.  Having Watson & Watt as our advisors just makes life easier.

Adam Hankinson

F45 Chermside



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