About us

Hughes Forbes & Associates, Chartered Accountants, was established in 1977 as a boutique firm to service professional, executives, business owners and self funded retirees. From the outset, our passion for building lasting relationships with our clients based on trust, mutual understanding and technical excellence, has seen the firm and our clients flourish. 

Although tax has been at the heart of our business, clarity, friendliness and a proactive approach has been the methodology in how we have conducted our business. This methodology is embraced and delivered by a sophisticated and loyal team of experts who work together to produce exceptional results for our clients on a daily basis.

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Preparation of Financial Statements and Management accounts to enable informed and effective decision making

A comprehensive range of tax services to assist with meeting corporate tax obligations (i.e. GST, BAS, PAYG, etc) and strategic income tax planning

How you structure your business affairs can have a considerable impact on the tax you pay. Whether it is maximising claimable expenses, determining capital gains tax, assisting with employee share schemes, our team can assist with your individual tax requirements

A sound understanding of international tax matters, Double Tax Agreements and non-resident considerations providing the ability to advise a range of clients in a variety of business sectors

Succession and Estate Planning are generally sensitive topics to discuss. Nonetheless, our team has the expertise to treat matters with the utmost empathy to achieve the most desirable outcome for all involved.

Whether it is cashflow forecasting, business projections or planning for growth, our team has the expertise and tools to provide the support and management reporting required to assist you in meeting your goals

A complete end to end SMSF service which provides you with ongoing compliance, Accounts Preparation, Audit, Tax Return Lodgement as well as SMSF Advice from our licenced accountants

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation.