Whatever your financial needs, Merit Partners can help. In todays business and financial world it is essential to find professional, reliable accountancy and taxation services for your business and individual needs and we offer a specialist service to provide you with a cost-effective, high value, total package solution.

We provide a wide range of audit, taxation and business consulting, financial advisory and accounting services to owner-managed businesses, government and public companies in the Northern Territory.

Merit Partners is a corporate authorised representative (No. 125 1771) of SMSF Adviser Network Pty Ltd ABN 64 155 907 681 AFSL 430062.

Tax Compliance

Take the confusion out of tax compliance. For practical advice, that is correct and cost effective, all that you need is Merit Partners.

Businesses operate in an increasingly tough regulatory environment with tax payments being an important obligation for any company.

From small businesses to large corporations, we are dedicated to providing the best service with prompt results for our clients, while always adhering to the highest standards of integrity. Merit Partners can attend to all your taxation and accounting compliance issues so that you can focus on growing your business. We can help you:

  • Manage the tax burden efficiently
  • Ensure company pay taxes are paid in full
  • Comply with tax legislation
  • Reduce the overall cost of compliance by streamlining your processes, without compromising your confidence
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Tax Planning

Realise your true value. Let Merit Partners interpret the technicalities and deliver results you can bank.

The goal of tax planning is to arrange your financial affairs so as to minimise your taxes. There really is no time like the present to take a step back and look at how you might reduce your taxes and improve your financial and business strategies. With our extensive experience and knowledge in the various tax legislations in Australia, we can optimize your tax position by providing sound and timely advice on:

  • Taxation consultation and preparation of taxation returns
  • Ongoing and year-end tax planning
  • Trusts, companies or superannuation structures to meet your financial and business objectives
  • Tax planning for your investments
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Business Advisory

Make the right business decisions. Assessments based on sound commercial judgements can take the pressure off with Merit Partners by your side.

Every hour of every day the business environment presents challenges and opportunities. Business owners are under increasing pressure to understand and comply with a myriad of complex legislations as well as compete and excel in the market place. For any company to reach its potential it must continuously assess and improve its performance. Contact Merit Partners now and make change happen. We offer:

  • Accounting services and financial management advice
  • Management consulting including planning and implementation of effective group structures
  • Business planning that sets growth objectives and strategic directions for your business
  • Implementation and control of computerised records and systems
  • Bookkeeping
  • Cashflow, budgets and financial projections
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Self Managed Superannuation Funds (SMSF) are a fast growing sector which offer effective long term wealth accumulation in a protected environment. We offer accounting and income tax advice on SMSF and on funds managed by other financial institutions.

We also undertake a full financial and compliance audit which is updated annually for changes to the legislation.

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External Audit

Whether you need independent credibility for your financial statements or constructive ideas for improving internal controls and systems, Merit Partners has the technical capabilities and quality procedures in place to exceed your requirements.

The primary role of an external auditor is to express an opinion on whether a client’s financial statements are free of material misstatement. High quality audits, however, can result in recommendations for immediate improvements in management operations which in turn can positively impact your bottom line.

  • Statutory Audits
  • Specialised audits for trust accounts, superannuation funds, non-profit organisations and grant funded organisations
  • Audits and reviews of financial reports
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Other Assurance Services

The sole purpose of assurance services is to provide independent and professional opinions that improve the quality of information to management as well as other decision makers within the company. The need to effectively manage risk has never been more important for businesses. Contact Merit Partners now to discuss how you can reduce your risk.

  • Business risk consulting including internal audits, risk management and corporate governance advice, fraud investigations and forensic accounting
  • Information systems audit and security
  • Rigorous risk assessment and diagnostic processes
  • Systems and controls reviews
  • Probity audits
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Specialist Services

What are your strategic objectives? Need to gain a competitive edge, make meaningful improvements, or simply capitalise on change? Whether you are looking at a merger, making an acquisition, disposing of a business, undertaking a public share offering or raising finance, Merit Partners can help your business achieve its potential.

  • Mergers & acquisitions
  • Credit Management Review
  • Credit Assessment Training
  • Corporate restructuring
  • Litigation consultation
  • Valuations and viability assessment
  • Transaction advisory services
  • Debt and equity advice
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Latest News

Click the link to find out the latest news in the November 2018 edition of our Taxwise Business Newsletter