Accounting advice that is
simple and easy to understand

We Are On A Mission

Are you wondering if you're making the most out of your income?
Most Australians don't know how to get ahead and create financial freedom for themselves and their family.
That's why at C & H Accounting we focus on saving you money and explain clearly how we're going to do it.

Tax Preparation & Reporting
Investment Property
Incentives & Benefits

What Our Customers Say...

Mark & Peter Ward as owners of the earthmoving and civil construction companies 'Ward Br​​​​os Pty Ltd' & Underground Construction Ltd', employing over 50 staff: "Charles and his team at C & H Accounting Group, have supported our various businesses over many years with the provision of advice and timely reporting for financial institutions and tenders for large projects. We would highly recommend their services".

Dr David O'Callaghan - Obstetrician and Gynaecologist: "C & H Accounting Group have been providing me with advice and completing my tax for over 20 years. They offer the full service, from bookkeeping assistance, preparation and lodgement of BAS statements, tax returns for myself and my family and my self-managed superannuation fund. I am very happy with the service and advice i receive".

Mr Dean Oakley - Business Consultant and Part Owner of Large Building Company. "I use C & H Accounting Group for my personal and family tax affairs. Their advice on the legal structures for both asset protection and tax purposes has proved extremely useful".

Mr Dick Van Reenen - Owner of Brisbane based company "All Electrix Pty Ltd". "C & H Accounting Group have given us great support as our business has grown and relocated. We rely heavily on their advice when developing our business operations and making purchases of assets and property. Annual tax planning, provided by C & H Accounting, is also a great benefit to our business".

Mr T & Mrs B Jones: "We have used C & H Accounting Group for many years now, and seen the firm grow considerably over that time. We started with Charles completing our individual tax returns. C & H offered the advice we needed to confidently set up our own self-managed super fund. They complete the annual tax returns for the fund, and were great in establishing the structure to borrow and buy property in our self-managed fund. They explained it in a way that we could understand".

Our History

Our story began in 1995 with the establishment of our Montmorency office.
We've since grown into a two branch practice, with a new office opened in Doreen.
From the start, C & H has focused on hiring highly-qualified, down-to-earth accountants who are good at what they do.
Meaning we focus on saving you lots of money and explain clearly how we're going to do it.

We know that by focusing on our clients' needs, we set our business on a solid foundation.
Because happy clients make a happy practice. We figure it's a win-win for everybody.
Whether you're an individual, a small-to-medium business or anything in between... C & H can help you squeeze the most out of your financial situation.

Our Team

Charles Hesse, Principal

Charles established C & H Accounting Group in 1995.
He's got a Masters in taxation, is a registered company auditor and CPA with over 20 years experience in public accounting. His bread and butter is working with companies, trusts, super and individuals on tax compliance and planning. You won't find many people more qualified to save you money on your next tax bill. Outside of work, Charles is a proud father of three, likes to cycle and loves Australian Rules Football.

Paddy Cummins, Accountant

Started: 2005
Experience: 16 Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce, CPA
Skills: Small Business, SMSF, SMSF Audits and Individuals
Outside Work: Paddy enjoys spending time with her two kids and long distance running.                                           

Nicole Brown, Accountant

Started: 2007
Experience: 20+ years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting), CPA
Skills: Accounting for small businesses and taxation for a wide variety of clients including individuals, various investment structures and businesses.
Outside Work: Nicole enjoys travelling, and has recently joined a bushwalking club and started kayaking with her family. With her husband, Nicole is a keen renovator, and runs a free Uber service for their two teenagers. 

Allan Khaw, Accountant

Started: 2010
Experience: 20+ Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Economics, CPA, ACIS
Skills:  Business services and taxation advice
Outside Work: Allan enjoys movies, relaxing to music, finger-style acoustic guitar and swimming.                            

Luisa Chisholm, Accountant

Started: 2010
Experience: 25+ Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Accounting), CPA
Skills:  Accounting, taxation and business services dealing with a wide variety of client structures and providing tailored tax advice.
Outside Work:  A busy mother of two, Luisa enjoys an active lifestyle, travelling and spending quality time with her family.

Cassandra Cotter, Accountant

Started:  2013
Experience: 19 Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce, CA
Skills: Audits, Taxation of Small/Medium Business and Individuals
Outside Work: Cass enjoys running and keeping fit, coffee afterwards, watching her children play sports, spending time outdoors, camping and travelling with her family.

Lin Zu, Accountant

Started: 2013
Experience: 15+ Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting and Finance), CPA
Skills: Accounting & taxation for different types of business, taxation for individuals, and audits.        
Outside Work: Lin is an amateur photographer with a passion for travel.                                                                        

Kent Lin, Accountant

Started: 2013
Experience: 7+ Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Prof. Accounting), Bachelor of Laws, Chartered Accountant, currently completing his Grad Dip of Financial Planning.
Skills: Taxation services, Financial Planning services, Small Business services & Family Trusts, SMSF compliance and Audits.
Outside of Work: Kent enjoys family time and catching up with friends.                                                                  

Allison Arthur, Accountant

Started: 2014
Experience: 15+ Years
Qualifications:  Bachelor of Business (Accounting), MIPA
Skills: Accounting and tax for Small to medium businesses and assisting clients with their cloud accounting
Outside Work:   Allison enjoys cooking, travelling and spending time with her family and friends.                               

Alex Whybrow, Accountant

Started: 2017
Experience: 15 Years
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Accounting), CPA
Skills: Superannuation Compliance and Advice, Audit and Individuals/Small Business.
Outside Work: Alex enjoys music (musical theatre especially), keeping active and spending time with his family, which includes his treasured dachshund Dougall.

Veronica Diez, Accountant

Started: 2019
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
Outside Work: Veronica enjoys travelling and spending weekends with her family and friends.                                   

Nathan Elliot, Accountant

Started: 2019
Qualifications: Bachelor of Business (Prof. Accounting)
Outside Work: Nathan enjoys music, motor racing, film and television and spending time with his family and friends.

Carmen Gordon, Bookkeeper

Started: 2019
Experience : 10+ Years
Qualifications : Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
Skills:  Bookkeeping & BAS – specialising in optimising efficient use of cloud accounting software.
Outside Work: Carmen enjoys trail running, mountain biking and scuba diving with her husband.                              

Renee Turner, Administration

Started: 2007 
Experience: 25+ Years
Qualifications: Cert III In Business & Administration & MYOB Bookkeeping
Skills: Office Manager – Overseas Administration at all levels
Outside Work: Renee enjoys family time with her two young kids and sports.                                                                

Caroline Jizba, Receptionist/Administration

Started: 2017
Experience: 2 Years
Skills: Reception and Administration
Outside Work: Caroline enjoys walking, cooking and spending time with her family.                                                      

Brooke Peluso, Administration

Started: 2017
Experience: 7 Years
Qualifications: Cert III In Business & Administration
Skills: Administration
Outside Work: Brooke enjoys spending time outdoors, travelling and live music. On weekends she likes going to her local market and volunteering as a wildlife rescuer.


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