Our Culture

As a family business we believe in value for money and being friendly and approachable. We aim to be innovative and flexible in our approach as we recognize all of our clients have different needs and objectives. As a small family business we understand the needs of Small Business and aim to provide a wide range of services to meet our clients needs.

Our People

All of our Accountants and Bookkeepers hold relevant qualifications and when hiring we place an emphasis on hands on industry management experience over book knowledge, this way we understand your business better and can assist you with your day to day challenges.


 

John Thomaidis

John has 30 years of experience in the accounting profession.

During this time, John has been able to assist his clients from all different industries, with a wide variety of matters and provide advice across a range of areas including, accounting, tax advice, tax planning and wealth creation, restructuring, due diligence, business advice and business coaching.

Our firms objective is to provide the best service possible and achieve our client’s expectations.

 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  • Diploma of Financial Services (Financial Planning)
  • Certificate IV Finance Mortgage Broking

Special Interests

John is passionate about helping businesses to succeed and achieve their short and long term objectives.

 

Memberships

  • CPA Australia
  • National Tax & Accountants Association – NTAA

 


 

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Andrew Miller

Andrew runs the Chelsea Office of Small Business Works and comes to us with over 20 years experience in a variety of industries; managing Small and Medium Businesses. A qualified CPA, Andrew is registered by ASIC as an Auditor for Self Managed Superannuation Funds. His key areas of expertise include Taxation, Business Budgeting, forecasting & analysis, management accounting, financial & statutory reporting, cost control, job costing, auditing and, BAS reporting. Andrew is looking forward to using his wealth of experience to assist his clients in developing their business opportunities.

 

Qualifications

  • CPA
  • Bachelor of  Business in Accounting

Special Interests

Tax, Tax Planning, Business Structuring and Self Managed Super Fund Audits.

 

Memberships

  • Member Certified Practicing Accountants Australia

 

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Alan has 15 yrs experience working within small business and as a professional advisor has advised several thousand clients on a range of topics and is particularly aggressive in his belief that all Australians pay too much tax and we should minimise our tax bills within the law at all times.  Alan works primarily with Small Business Owners across a wide range of industries as well as doing a lot of work with Self Managed Super Funds.

 

Qualifications

  • AdvDip Accounting
  • GradCert Accounting & Financial Management
  • GradCert Professional Accounting
  • GradDip Applied Finance (Investment Analysis)
  • Dip Financial Services (Financial Planning)
  • Dip Financial Markets
  • Public Practice Certificate (National Institute of Accountants)

Special Interests

Alan has special interests in, Investment and Financial Strategy and enjoys seeing his clients grow financially and as people. Alan works across all industries but particularly enjoys working with Vets, Online businesses, Import & Wholesale and the Trades.

 

Memberships

  • Member Institute of Public Accountants
  • Member Australian Institute of Directors
  • Senior Associate Financial Services Institute of Australasia
  • Member Australian Institute of Management

 

Marino Bongiorno

Marino has been working in Taxation and Accounting since 1974 and has looked after the Accounting Taxation and Business Needs of clients as a public accountant since 1985. As a Certified Practicing Accountant and Certified Financial Planner Marino enjoys working with clients to build wealth – by utilizing strategies that reduce tax in the short medium and long term. 

 

Qualifications

  • Dip of Business (Accounting)
  • Dip of Financial Planning
  • CFP
  • CPA
  • Registered Tax Agent 

 

 

Special Interest

Tax for individuals, small business and associated financial planning, retirement planning & wealth creation.

 

Memberships

  • CPA
  • FPA

 


 

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Alan Marchingo

Alan brings to the businesses over 20 years experience as a senior business manager, having run small and medium businesses, as well as business cost centres within large multinational companies. Alan’s experience incorporates the manufacturing, international distribution and corporate service sectors, giving him a unique insight into how different industries operate under similar principals. An astute manager, he is now focused on becoming the operational backbone of the Small Business Works group of companies to ensure YOU, the client receives the best possible financial service and advice available in Australia today.

 

Qualifications

Special Interests

Alan has special interests in financial management, business management, and mentoring individuals within businesses to develop to their full potential to become extraordinary professionals. Growing small businesses into high class, fully sustainable and robust entities is an absolute passion.

 

Memberships

 


 

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Vladimir Vanovac

 

Small Business Works Parramatta office is managed and operated by Vladimir Vanovac. As a qualified CPA, Vladimir comes to us with over 10 years of experience in various finance and management roles within medium and large organisations. In recent years he has successfully managed several multi-million dollar projects focused on business process re-engineering and BI analytics.

He has expertise in areas of taxation, management accounting, financial planning, reporting and business analytics. Minimising your tax bill is not the only way he can help improve your cash flow, allowing you, to re-invest and grow your business.

 

Qualifications

  • CPA
  • Bachelor of Business in Accounting

 

 

 

Special Interest

Vladimir is passionate about helping businesses become more profitable through process efficiency and unnecessary cost reduction. Seeing your business grow through right advice is what it’s all about.

 

Memberships

  • Member Certified Practicing Accountants Australia
  • Intuit QuickBooks ProAdvisor