Electra FrostPrincipal Accountant and Adviser
Electra enjoys helping our clients grow their creative practices through developing a clear grasp of their business and financial affairs. Her main areas of expertise include complex tax advice, small business structuring and concessions, arts industry concessions, cloud accounting, international tax, capital gains and property tax, GST law, superannuation, employee remuneration, and ATO representation.
- Chartered Tax Adviser; Tax Institute Fellow Member.
- Professional Practice Certificate – Institute of Public Accountants.
- Registered Tax Agent
- ASIC Agent.
- Limited Australian Financial Services Licence (AFSL).
- Sixteen years of public accounting and tax experience. Sole practice for eight years. Music and arts background.
- Strongly supported by specialist qualifications: Master of International Taxation and Bachelor of Taxation from UNSW, Diploma of Advanced Taxation (Tax Institute), Advanced Diploma of Accounting, and Diploma of Financial Planning with SMSF Specialisation.
- 2016 CPD: Advanced Diploma of Financial Planning; Certificate IV in Training and Assessment.
Electra provides oversight, review and quality management of all our services to ensure standards of excellence are maintained. She can also refer clients to other trusted advisers for legal and financial services, overseas tax returns and business coaching.
Electra keeps up with developments in tax law and small business practice that affect our clients. When not researching and consulting she enjoys art exhibitions, live music and permaculture.
A long term resident of inner Sydney, Electra recently set up a satellite office in tropical Queensland, to support our Sydney operations. Electra now travels between Sydney and Queensland, meeting clients every day either in person or by video conference.
Electra supports and subscribes to the Arts Law Centre (Guardian Angel donor), NAVA, ABaF, the Tax Justice Network and other organisations promoting social justice and the arts.
Kristie OgdenAccountant and Tax Consultant
Rhian ReedAssistant Accountant
Gyana MergelianOffice Administration Extraordinaire
Gyana is our Office Administration Extraordinaire. She works closely with Electra to respond promptly to your email and phone enquiries and book your meetings.
With over 12 years experience in all areas of office administration, Gyana is a whizz at managing procedures and finding ways to solve problems quickly. Her enthusiasm and cheerful interaction with our clients and our team keeps our office working beautifully no matter how busy we are.
Gyana is a softie for animals, and likes picking up lost dogs on the way to work. One of these days, we think she might end up keeping one here!
When Gyana isn’t free to take your call, our external receptionist will send us your message and she’ll get back to you promptly.
Lisa WilsonBusiness Accountant and Xero Adviser
With a meticulous eye for detail and understanding of small business, Lisa works on our clients’ accounting records in MYOB, Xero, Saasu, Quickbooks and Ledger, preparing journals, financial statements, business tax returns and BAS’s. She structures our clients’ accounting systems into good order, to improve their tax outcomes and business decision making. She works alongside Electra to prepare clients’ quarterly and annual sets of accounts, flagging queries and writing up advice notes.
Lisa has ten years of bookkeeping experience with small businesses and sole traders. She holds a Bachelor of Accounting and completed the TPB BAS Agent Registration course.
Lisa is available to set up your online accounting software, train you to maintain it and answer your BAS questions.
Lisa lives in Agnes Water Qld and loves riding horses. Maybe she will ride her horse to work one day.