Property Development

Lawyers & Accountants for Property Developers

Looking for accountants for property developers? We provide property development business accounting services, including tax and bookkeeping services, plus CFO support, risk management services and other services tailored towards the needs of property development companies.

You'll find our Ascendia offices in Maroochydore and Noosa on the Sunshine Coast, and in North Lakes, just off the highway in North Brisbane.

Ascendia's Experience in This Area

Currently we provide comprehensive service to a number of large project developers - commercial and residential - and are fully skilled and experienced to support and advise in these areas.

Our services are provided, as appropriate, by our specialist multi-profession team - not a 'jack of all trades' as we know how dangerous it can be spreading someone across multiple facets who holds limited knowledge within each. What you really need, is a specialist in each and Ascendia can offer this. 

Services Ascendia Accountants, Lawyers and Licensed Investment & Financial Advisers currently provide to these types of clients include:

  • Financial Accounting Services
  • Tax Return Preparation
  • Business Bookkeeping services, systems and processes, plus reporting and review that measures Profit and Cash flow, and Balance Sheet outcomes against budgets on a monthly basis.
  • BAS and IAS Review
  • Chief Financial Officer Support (all management, investor and financier reporting)
  • Tax Advisory and Tax Estimation and Planning Services

  • Asset Protection Structuring of each development project
  • Project budgeting and balance sheet establishment that allows for shocks to the project without resulting in financial distress > sensitivity analysis of project budgets can be provided.
  • Cash flow budgeting of the project that accurately estimates all cash elements including GST credits and income tax, over the different stages of the project
  • Business Risk Management Services - including review and update of:

    • Stakeholder or shareholder agreements

    • Sub contractor agreements (are you meeting ATO and State Government requirements or are you risking a large unexpected tax bill?)

    • Division 7 a loan agreements - have your loan agreements been prepared properly?

    • Any other business law matter you may wish to seek advice on - to protect your business.

  • Superannuation Accounting and Advice - including relating to property inside super.

  • Business Succession Planning Advice and Implementation - including relating to:

    • Tax effective transfer of business

    • Business sale agreements

    • Vendor finance arrangements

    • Transfer of lease liabilities

    • Transfer of business assets

    • Indemnity for tax or employee liabilities etc. etc.

  • Establishment of Investment or additional business venture entities - including property development legal advice pertaining to:

    • Most appropriate business or investment structure

    • Establishment of relevant entity as appropriate such as partnership agreement, joint venture arrangement, company and stakeholder agreement, unit or discretionary trust deeds and related agremeents, loan agreements, registration of charges relating to loans, bare trusts, etc. etc.

  • Investment Portfolio Advice and Management - including:

    • Investment advice for your or your investment entity detailing specific assets to purchase and in which amounts,
    • Ongoing portfolio and investment review advice
    • Ongoing managment service including all administration of assets, reporting of position on a daily basis etc. etc.
  • Retirement Planning Advice - including personal financial advice regarding:

    • The amount of capital you required to retire

    • When you can retire

    • Income you can derive from your capital

    • Appropriate and recommended investments for your portfolio providing retirement income etc. etc.

  • Estates Planning Advice and Implementation Services - including relating to:

    • Business assets

    • Superannuation assets

    • Assets held in related trusts

    • Assets owned by you personally.

We're here when you need us.

To request an appointment with an Accounting, Law or Investment Client Service Manager, please fill out the form or Call: 1300 797 858.

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