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  • About Us

  • Our Firm

    Bright Accounting and Taxation Services is a boutique accounting firm working in collaboration with likeminded professionals to offer the best package of services to our clients in our Castle Hill office. In September 2016 we will proudly present our new office in Valley Heights where we meet with the wonderful community of Blue Mountains.

    Our firm is dedicated to developing long term relationships with our clients and with community by offering personalised service and guidance to ensure sustainable compliance.

    We are approachable, responsive, helpful and time-conscious. As we are a small business firm, we understand everyday concerns of the business owners. We know how precious time is , how limited the resources are.

    Our skills, knowledge and experience make our clients’ prosperity a common drive to move towards mutual growth.

  • Our Team

     

    Leo Colgar

    Registered Tax Agent, CTA, MIPA, M.Com (Accounting), Member of the Small Business Consultation Panel of ATO.

    Leo is the founder of Bright Accounting and Taxation Services. He is dedicated to helping clients achieve business success by helping them establish practical and sound tax and financial processes. Focused on services for small to medium sized businesses he is committed to delivering tax and financial services that meet each client’s unique objectives.

    Leo has started his career in one of the big 4 accounting firms, KPMG and worked for international companies after that, where he gained extensive accounting experience through senior accountant roles during his career. He has more than 20 years accounting experience in auditing, management accounting and public accounting. Leo has expertise in providing comprehensive accounting services, including individual, corporate, partnership, and non-profit income tax returns and audits, compilations, and payroll tax reports for small to medium-sized businesses. In addition, Leo has expertise in consulting and supporting computerized accounting systems.

    Leo is a registered Tax Agent. He is a member of The Tax Institute as a Chartered Tax Advisor (CTA).

    He is also a member of The Institute of Public Accountants (MIPA) and a member of National Tax and Accountants’ Association (NTAA). He is holding Master of Commerce (Accounting) degree from UNSW.

     

    Ishil Okmen

    Accountant I Analyst , MIPA, BSc (Economics), Adv.Dip.(Accounting)

    Ishil is co-founder of Bright Accounting and Taxation Services where assists businesses by providing analysis and accounting needs. She has more than 20 years of progressive experience in providing accounting and business analysis in public and private companies. Her experience includes management reporting, public accounting, internal auditing, business and commercial analysis, budgeting, forecasting, financial modelling and examinations of the financial records of a wide range of businesses including, construction, insurance, manufacturers, health, hospitality and other service industries.

    She has a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics and an Advanced Diploma of Accounting and she is a member of The Institute of Public Accountants (MIPA)