Business Owners

Running a small business is a stressful and time consuming occupation! At The Hopkins Group we understand this and have designed a range of services that seeks to take as much administration off your hands as possible so that you are free to focus on what you do best, running your business.


Most of our clients typically operate their businesses as either a sole trader or through a partnership, family trust, unit trust or company. 

The Hopkins Group can assist business owners by providing the following services:

Annual Compliance

We provide a range of  compliance services to business owners to assist in meeting your statutory obligations and reducing your time spent on items that you are not familiar with. Whether you are a first time business owner or you’re running your own business at its mature phase, our experienced accounting team can help.

Our services include:

  • Financial Statement and Income Tax Return Preparation
  • FBT Returns
  • Business Activity Statements (BAS) and Instalment Activity Statements (IAS) Preparation
  • Annual Payment Summary Preparation
  • Payroll Function
  • Book-keeping and General Ledger Maintenance
  • Annual ASIC obligations

Could your business benefit from our  compliance service offering?  If you would like to book an appointment or speak with one of our experienced accountants, please contact us on 1300 726 082 or click here.

Accounting Software Setup

If clients want to manage their own general ledgers for accounting purposes then The Hopkins Group recommends Xero accounting software.  Our team can assist clients in setting up this cloud accounting software to ensure it is used effectively, efficiently and correctly accounts for GST.

For more information on our accounting services or to arrange a meeting to discuss your circumstances please contact us on 1300 726 082 or click here.

Business Advice

At The Hopkins Group we have a wealth of experience working with businesses, assisting them to grow in a reliable and maintainable manner. We provide expert advice and solutions which assist our clients in running and building a successful business.

Our clients commonly ask for our advice in relation to :

  • Setup
  • Structuring
  • Financing
  • Remuneration
  • Cashflow

To find out more about how we can help your business, discuss your circumstances or arrange a meeting with one of our accountants, please contact us on 1300 726 082 or click here.

Tax Advice

Whether you are setting up a business for the first time or run a long standing organisation  it is common to require tax advice on a multitude of different matters.  We find that clients tend to typically seek tax advice in relation to:

  • Remunerating Employees
  • Contributing and withdrawing money from their business
  • Sale of assets held by the business
  • Wind-up of the business and structure
  • Re-structuring into a different structure
  • GST
  • FBT
  • CGT

For more information on our tax advice services or to arrange a meeting to discuss your circumstances please contact us on 1300 726 082 or click here.

Asset Protection Advice

For many business owners they see their business as their retirement egg.  While this is a sound idea many things can go wrong between business establishment and retirement.  We aim to assist clients to protect their business and personal assets in the best way possible to ensure that in the unfortunate event that something goes wrong not all is lost.

For more information on our asset protection services or to arrange a meeting to discuss your circumstances please contact us on 1300 726 082 or click here.