Our advisory team is led by Peter Beames and JK Law. In late 2018 Peter and the Directors of FGD identified that there was an opportunity for Peter to add value to our clients in family law and estate planning and for the lawyers working in those areas to add value to Peter’s business clients.

Until that time Peter ran his own accounting practice, DPR Accountants. DPR and FGD had many common values in terms of tailoring their service to each particular client, providing high level, expert advice and using technology and innovative ways of service delivery.

Our advisory team focuses on proactive advice to assist clients build wealth in business and personally. We have a clear focus on relationships and ensuring that our advice is tailored to what is important to you. 

FGD is proud to be named as a Xero Gold Partner, which reflects our experience and growing size of our practice. Being named a Gold Partner is a significant achievement and provides substantial benefits for our clients. 

We assist clients with accounting and business advice, with a particular expertise in business and taxation advice to SME and high net worth individuals. Our clients are typically looking for deep analysis of their performance and not just the numbers.

They value regular, timely and easy to understand communication and reporting. Our approach is to work with our clients in a collaborative way to generate results.

 

Accountants Services

Expert advice across all areas from tax compliance and planning through to the more complex matters pertaining to income tax, Capital Gains Tax, Fringe Benefits Tax and GST. We ensure you eliminate the possibility of non-compliant outcomes.

We work with ambitious SME business owners at all stages of the financial lifecycle to bridge the gap between their current financial position and their financial goal. Our clients are typically looking for deep analysis of their performance and not just the numbers, value regular, timely and easy to understand communication and reporting, and are willing to be disciplined, collegiate and strategic.

Expert advice on Personal Tax Returns goes well beyond filling out an ATO form correctly. We use our extensive experience, skills, and training to ensure that you receive the best tax outcome in your personal tax return. Additionally, we use the insights we gain from your personal financial information to ensure that you receive the best advice from us on your own tax planning and financial goals.

We can prepare a documented review and strategy to assist your business not only getting through the Covid 19 period but positioning it for a springboard recovery when the world returns to normal.

With many of us working from home, we have written up a quick guide on expenses which you can claim as a tax deduction.

We are able to provide advice and assistance on the JobKeeper program.

Protect and improve your financial position.

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18/02/2021

Collaborative Family Law Firms Unite To Help Clients Caught Up In The Family Law System

Phelps Reid Foster Johnson Lawyers are thrilled to announce that Olivia Gesini has returned to collaborative family law practice as a member of their team. Farrar Gesini Dunn (of which Olivia was a founding partner in 1995) welcome and support Olivia in this endeavour and are equally excited about what this announcement means for clients caught up in the family law system who wish to find a better way to separate.

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04/02/2021

Settle by Sunday

We understand that a separation can be an emotionally and financially turbulent time; and the thought of spending weeks, months, or even years fight through Court can be terrifying. ‘Settle by Sunday‘ is a robust and intensive settlement negotiation that occurs over a weekend, taking conflict and delay out of a separation to reach a resolution.

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29/01/2021

Back to School Tips for Separated and Divorced Parents

Maybe your kids are heading back to school after an enjoyable holiday break, or maybe you’re one of the millions of Aussie parents who has a child who is a first timer for big school. Either way, if you are a single parent who is co-parenting with your ex, getting everyone (including yourselves) prepared for the first day of school can be a little stressful.

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15/12/2020

2021 Victorian Family Law Rankings [Doyles Guide]

After receiving recognition for our Canberra Family Lawyers last week, we are pleased to announce that Farrar Gesini Dunn’s Frank Chila from our Melbourne Family Law Team has also been recognised as a Recommended Lawyer on Doyles Guide in the category Leading Family & Divorce Lawyers – Melbourne, 2021. Congratulations…

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