Higgins Wood & Associates
Accountants - East Toowoomba, QLD
At Higgins Wood and Associates we understand the complexity that comes with creating a business.
Higgins Wood & Associates has operated as an independent professional CPA firm in Toowoomba since 1982, proudly serving an exceptional group of clients in the SME sector, including retail, automotive, primary production, legal, medical, service and manufacturing industries. Although we are small business specialists we also handle work for micro-businesses, individual taxpayers, investors and
self-funded retirees with a particular focus on
Self-Managed Superannuation Funds.
Because we are not a large company we offer a highly personalised service to our clients. We offer independent well researched investment and risk advice that will complement our structuring and tax advice to guide your financial future.
Our goal is always to improve the bottom line and net wealth of our clients by offering user-friendly reports and advice on a timely basis, having given due consideration to all relevant legislation and professional standards. We focus on the future, not just the past.
At Higgins Wood & Associates we offer a lot more than ‘plain vanilla’ accounting services. Our business background and technical awareness also allows us to assist clients in the following areas :
-Specialist Capital Gains Tax Advice – including obtaining QC’s opinion if necessary
-Business Start-up Assistance, including software and IT recommendations
-Business Structures, Restructures and Asset Protection Advice
-Business Valuations – for partnership re-arrangements and family law disputes
-Budget and Cashflow Monitoring, tailored to borrowing requirements
-Contract negotiations for business transactions
-Due Diligence work for business acquisitions
-Deceased Estates – working with executors and legal representatives as required
-Financial trouble-shooting including fraud detection / remedies
-Local Government consulting
-Marketing Plans – including website consulting
-Property Investment Strategies – including syndication
-Project Tenders, and cost-to-complete reporting for capital works
-Succession Planning and exit strategies
-Staff Recruitment – finding a bookkeeper or financial controller for your business
-Tax Office negotiations – including payment arrangements