As the name suggests we specialize in the entertainment industry
and understand this complex professional environment. The industry
in Australia has a different and highly specialised tax treatment.
Not many accounting firms understand the industry and the special
allowances those working in it can receive, we do! With over 20
years experience in the field we offer a dedicated service that
caters to our clients individual needs, and are industry acknowledged
experts in tax.
Our practice has a wide range of clients in the entertainment
industry; actors, dancers, agents, producers, directors, costume
designers, theatre companies, costumiers, wig-makers, drama schools,
props makers, camera men and writers to name but a few. Our clients
are spread across Australia and we represent many well known foreign
actors and producers, who seek our services when working on local
Many of the above professionals are entitled to use INCOME AVERAGING. If
you have not been averaged in the past you ARE missing out on
huge tax advantages. Come and see us and we can help you put these
missed refunds back in your pocket.
YOU PAYING TOO MUCH TAX?
A free half hour appointment will soon determine if you
have got all the advantages you need. Email:
us put you back in the picture.
Deductions You May Be Able to Claim
you know... if you are an employee musician, actor, variety
artist, singer, dancer, circus performer (that is performing
artist) some of the deductions you may be able to claim
are identified below.
Commissions paid to theatrical agents - but not
up-front or joining fees
• Coaching classes, such as lessons
• Fitness expenses (specific) - but not for
maintaining general fitness
• Glasses & contact lenses - but not prescription
glasses or contact lenses.
• Hairdressing (specific) - but not general
• Stage make-up & cleansing materials
- but not general make-up or facials
• Photographic portfolios - but not the initial
cost of preparing a portfolio
• Audio tapes, video tapes & compact discs
• Theatre & film tickets - but not tickets
associated with private use