Accounting and Financial Planning

smmelMelissa Dunne


Melissa runs our tight-knit expert tax team, bringing 19 years of experience in tax and small business services to her client relationships. She works closely with small and medium sized business across a large range of industries focusing on business development and tax minimisation. Whether your business is primary production, manufacturing, professional services, trade services or larger retailing, Melissa’s expertise will help improve your business operations and reduce your tax obligations.

Melissa has a particular interest in keeping tax planning proactive. She reviews client tax positions well in advance, so coming up to financial year end there is not a rush to take advantage of year-end strategies to legitimately reduce tax, and nothing is missed.  Planning in advance, she knows will get you the most benefit.

Cairns Accounting Services

Working closely with the rest of the group, she consults within the Business + Wealth Partners team to ensure nothing in the bigger client picture has been missed while addressing her specific brief and making sure any other client projects have the full benefit of her taxation expertise.

She offers a wealth of experience and can help you with:

  • Financial statements and income tax returns
  • Business structure advice
  • Capital gains tax
  • Cash flow analysis and projections
  • GST advice and BAS preparation
  • Tax planning