About

Headed up by Daniel Vicino and Phillip Seath, both of whom are Certified Practising Accountants (CPA’s), Spire Business Services Pty Ltd is a St Kilda Road based practice delivering accounting, taxation and advisory services with the purpose of helping small to medium businesses be successful and sustainable.

Our Mission

We are dedicated to building strong relationships with our clients; supporting them to become more Sustainable, Prosperous, Informed, Responsive, and Efficient by providing quality and trusted business advisory and taxation services.

Our Vision

To be a highly respected professional services firm who builds strong relationships with clients; giving them peace of mind that their interests, goals and vision for success are paramount to our team. We are passionate about providing quality business services, and love what we do.

Our Values

People

We are committed to fostering a team of personable, knowledgeable and responsive staff who enjoy what they do, and in turn being a highly respected employer in our industry. We strongly encourage personal and professional growth among ourselves, and have the utmost respect for all cultures and backgrounds.

Client focused

Our clients are our priority. As a result of building strong relationships with our clients we aim to be respectful, empathetic and aware of their goals, needs and visions.

Integrity

We are bound by the pillars of trust, honesty and respect. We will be ethical in all that we do.

Accountability

We don’t make excuses, and take responsibility for all that we do. As a team, we endeavour to remain accessible, reliable and responsive to our clients and their needs.

Environmental & Social Responsibility

We aim to have a positive impact on society and the environment.

Courage

We strive to be confident both individually, and together as a team – we encourage a healthy balance of boldness and determination while maintaining humility.

Our People

Daniel Vicino – daniel@spire-business.com.au 

Daniel Vicino is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) with extensive experience in both public practice accounting firms and also within Small to Medium Entities (SME). Whilst working within a family SME, Daniel held various concurrent roles including Financial Controller of the Family Group and HR and Commercial Manager. Daniel continues to have a role on the board of directors as the Finance Director of the group.

Given Daniel’s experience with SME’s, he prides himself on being able to offer clear and valuable business planning, accounting and tax compliance advice in a professional manner while taking into account the practical application and the impacts on the business and its various stakeholders.

Phillip Seath – phillip@spire-business.com.au 

Phillip Seath is a Certified Practising Accountant (CPA) with 13 years’ experience in public practice accounting, having serviced and supported a mix of small and medium sized businesses with their accounting, taxation and business advisory needs over that time. Phillip’s ultimate passion is to create long-term relationships with clients; seeking to be more than just a trusted advisor, and supporting them and their businesses in their journey to success. Paramount to this is the identification of their goals & ambitions, what motivates them both personally and in business, and ensuring that the right systems, processes and support mechanisms are in place to achieve them.

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation

Our Services

BUSINESS ADVISORY

No matter how new or old your business is, Spire Business Services is here to provide you with the support and advisory required to with making your business more Sustainable, Prosperous, Informed, Responsive, and Efficient (SPIRE). These services include:

  • Strategic Planning
  • Budgeting and Forecasting
  • Cashflow preparation
  • KPI and business goal setting
  • Business health checks
  • Mergers, Acquisitions and Sale of Business including Due Diligence, Business Valuations and Legal Agreements
  • Outsourced Human Resource Management function
  • Business reviews and legal restructuring including legal structures for asset protection
  • Business Financing
  • Shareholder agreements
  • Bookkeeping services
  • Accounting system selection and implementation

ACCOUNTING AND TAXATION

The Australian accounting regulatory and taxation system is a forever changing environment making it very difficult for individuals and business owners to keep up. Rest assured, Spire Business Services is able to be your first and only call for support so you can get on with whatever you do best in your life and business. Our Accounting and Taxation services include:

  • Monthly/Quarterly/Annual preparation of Financial Accounts
  • Preparation and lodgement of Income Tax Returns for all types of entities
  • Monthly/Quarterly/Annual BAS preparation and lodgement
  • Advice on all taxation obligations including:
    • Income Tax
    • Goods and Services Tax
    • Capital Gains Tax
    • Fringe Benefits Tax
    • Payroll Tax
    • Land Tax
    • Stamp Duty
    • All other State Taxes
  • Liaise with the Australian Taxation Office on your behalf including:
    • Taxation debt and payment arrangements
    • Taxation disputes and audits
    • Application for rulings
  • Employment obligations such as Superannuation and Workers Compensation
  • Tax Planning
  • Preparation and application for various government grants and tax concessions

CORPORATE SERVICES

We ensure our clients meet all legislative requirements of the Australian Corporations Act. We do this by offering the following services:

  • Company Registrations
  • Trust establishment including discretionary trusts, unit trusts and hybrid trusts
  • Business name registrations
  • Company searches
  • Corporate changes including changes to officeholders, shareholders and corporate addresses
  • Trust Deed amendments
  • Liaising with the Australian Securities and Investment Commission on your behalf

SUPERANNUATION FUNDS

Superannuation legislation is complex and can change overnight. Every change affects different people depending on their stage in life. At the same time superannuation is one of the keys to comfortable retirement. Given this we work closely with our clients offering the following services:

  • Fund establishment
  • Rollovers and Transfers
  • End of year financial, audit and tax compliance
  • Advice and assistance in relation to the Superannuation Fund legislation changes
  • Strategies in relation to transition to retirement
  • Review of trust deeds
  • Actuarial certificates
  • Superannuation or Pension Fund administration

TRUSTED REFERRALS

We have a number of strategic alliances with specialist advisors and service providers including:

  • Financial planners
  • Banking and finance specialists
  • Insurance providers
  • Registered company auditors
  • Marketing specialists
  • Human resource specialists
  • Computer consultants
  • Bookkeeping specialists
  • Insolvency, recovery and administration specialists

Contact

SYPAQ Level 5
441 St Kilda Road
Melbourne Victoria 3004

 

Ph: 1300 978 320

Email: info@spire-business.com.au

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