John PhillipsManaging Director
Bachelor of Accounting & CA
Member of Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
Registered Company Auditor
Registered Auditor under Fair Work (RO) Act 2009
Registered Tax Agent
Member of Taxation Institute of Australia
John is the senior director of the firm and is speciality in auditing and taxation both.
John is actively involved in the audits of large companies, service industries, manufacturing industries and not for profit companies. He has completed a wide variety of assignments including management buy-outs, company restructuring, internal audit reviews, share valuations and business plans and feasibility studies. He has provided various institutional bodies with specialist advice.
Prior to joining C W Stirling & Co, John was an Audit Manager at Coopers and Lybrand and was involved in the management of audit assignments for large listed companies. His experience and knowledge of the requirements for listed companies and large unlisted companies is extensive.
He is a registered tax agent and is a member of the Taxation Institute of Australia. John has gained substantial experience in the profession in the taxation area and gives valuable advice on latest planning and development issues to clients.
John is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants and has been involved with various Institute discussion groups on accounting and auditing issues.
He has prepared and delivered a number of discussion papers for the Institute of Chartered Accountants. He is a registered company auditor and is responsible for the firm’s quality control manual and audit manuals.
John takes a keen interest in the development of his clients and provides sound and commercial advice on a wide range of issues.