Run your farm with confidence with the help of a Certified Figured Adviser
As trusted farm accounting specialists, Figured Certified Advisers have the expertise to help you get the most out of Figured and Xero.
The partner practices below have accountants who have qualified to become Certified Figured Advisers. They’ll help you get your farm set up on Figured, take you through creating a working farm budget and forecast, and assist you in making sound, future-focused financial decisions.
Figured doesn’t recommend or guarantee the service provided by any one adviser, so we encourage you to take your time to do your own research to find the right adviser for your needs.
Carrick Aland Gold Partner
Carrick Aland has been providing services to farmers and small businesses for over 60 years. With experience in accounting, tax, business services and financial planning, we work with our clients to provide the advice you need, when you need it, in plain English. Carrick Aland’s commitment to being at the forefront of technology provides our clients with the means to run their farms and businesses smarter by utilising programs and solutions tailored to their unique requirements. With our expert team and years of experience in rural communities, we’ve got you covered.
Kilara Partners Gold Partner
Kilara Group offers a wide range of accounting, financial planning and superannuation solutions to clients based all over Australia. We are based in Corowa NSW and Wangaratta Victoria and are using Xero and Figured to service our clients to provide them with real time financial information so clients can be proactive in their decision making. We specialise in agricultural businesses and pride ourselves on keeping up with opportunities for agricultural business so that we can provide our clients with the advice and assistance they need when they need it. The future of accounting and financial advice is changing and we are changing with it. Our association with Figured is allowing us to take our clients to the cloud and take advantage of advising our clients wherever they are and wherever we are. Office locations in Corowa NSW and Wangaratta, VIC.
Mulcahy & Co Gold Partner
At Mulcahy & Co, our team has had many years’ experience with farms and farmers. Many of our staff come from farming backgrounds and have an indepth knowledge of the business of farming. We understand the special business and accounting needs of farmers and have established a tailored package of farm accounting and taxation services, lending and succession planning and financial planning to assist you with the running and management of your farm. Our services to farmers include accounting, taxation and financial planning, loans and financing your farm, bookkeeping, succession, estate and family planning, off-farm investments, personal insurance, self-managed superannuation funds, aged-care planning, asset protection, and risk management.
Peacocke Accountants Gold Partner
We have extensive experience in most facets of farming and their contractors. We understand your lingo. Indeed John was a successful sheep, cattle and lucerne hay farmer. Let us help you with developing and growing your business, planning for your children’s education, retirement planning and then with transferring your assets to your children. To do this effectively we need to know what you want to achieve. Despite the vagaries of rain and prices cashflow budgeting is still an extremely useful tool in running a better business. Using Figured and Xero, we can efficiently prepare and monitor your cashflow and tax position from one single source of truth.
Phillipsons Gold Partner
Phillipsons’ team of advisers has been servicing rural businesses for over forty years, to optimise taxation, financial, operational and personal performance. We strive to understand your industry and issues to ensure that we can provide the most relevant and meaningful advice. Our dedicated team of rural advisers actively participate in the rural sector. They attend discussion groups and industry forums and work actively with rural bankers, counsellors and other industry stakeholders to get the best outcomes for their clients. So, whether you’re starting out in business, running a mature enterprise that’s looking for further growth or even considering off-farm investment or what happens when you sell the farm, we can give you the support that you need to prosper and enjoy life.
Rise Business Solutions Gold Partner
Rise Business Solutions is a modern accounting and business advisory firm. We take the time to understand your business, and offer tailored solutions to meet your needs. Our mission is to work in partnership with farmers to enable them to achieve success. With farming clients throughout the Wheatbelt, we have seen it all – good and bad. We know the importance of looking beyond just the tax in order to ensure the family farm remains viable for the next generation – which can only be achieved through planning and budgeting. This is where Xero and Figured come in. By leveraging the power of cloud technology, we are able to work closer than ever with our farming clients to help them stay on track and achieve their goals.
Rowe Partners Gold Partner
Rowe Partners are business accountants for city & country. We are a modern and progressive accounting practice that have been serving agribusiness in South Australia since 1989. Our farming clients have their finger on the pulse today with tomorrow firmly in mind because we get it. We get living in the country. We get livestock, cropping and yields. We get drought. We get storms & floods. We get bushfires. We get succession planning & family trusts. We get financial planning. We get the global market space. We get the outback. We get hard work. We get technology. We get business. We get investment, tax, finance & we love numbers. The bottom line is that we get the need for solid and consistent financial returns off the land & have the accounting know-how to help primary producers to achieve it.
Rowe Partners have offices in Port Augusta, Port Pirie, North Adelaide, Modbury & Murray Bridge.
Synectic Group Gold Partner
For over thirty years Synectic advisers have given pragmatic advice to an extensive range of Tasmanian’s in the agriculture sector. Our clients range from small to large and include some of Tasmania’s most enterprising agribusinesses. In particular we have a focus of clients in the livestock, dairy and cropping sectors. Our team understand the issues you face in our region because it’s where we’re from too. Many of us, including our directors, have grown up in rural communities; we speak your language and understand the rural environment and challenges you face. With our Figured/Xero expertise, our team will let you focus on what you do best while we drive your financial success. By utilising cloud technology we work with our farming clients in real time, to deliver the financial information you need today to manage your business into the future. Our services include: financial compliance, farm management reporting, budgeting and cashflow forecasting, tax planning, payroll, bookkeeping, wealth management and succession planning. We service the whole of Tasmania from our offices in Devonport, Hobart and Launceston.
Thorntons Business Advisors Gold Partner
Accounting for Primary Production involves specific business, financial, and taxation issues, and a specialist understanding of the industry. Thorntons Business Advisors started as a Wheatbelt-based firm in 1970 and today continues to provide high level accounting and management services to a number of clients on the land or in country centres from Geraldton to Esperance. We keep abreast of the developments in both the farming and accounting industries, ensuring we are uniquely placed to provide up-to-date, accurate advice. We understand the problems and challenges faced by rural businesses and we provide advice not only on tax and accounting issues, but also on succession planning and general business matters.
STA Accountants Silver Partner
We provide tax, accounting and advisory service to farmers in the South West and Wheatbelt regions of WA, including beef, sheep, dairy and cropping operations. Our team includes people with farming backgrounds and we like to get to know our clients and their families through onsite face to face visits. This provides us with a greater knowledge and understanding of their operations and of the succession and estate planning issues and sensitivities of each family. Cloud-based technology such as Xero and Figured allow our clients (and us) to access and process their financial data anywhere anytime. Figured provides a powerful analytical and budgeting tool that enables farmers to track the progress of their live data to budget and to make timely and informed decisions. Even when we aren’t onsite, we can still access live data to guide them in those decisions and in tracking their performance.
Bentleys SA Bronze Partner
Bentleys SA is a full service advisory firm which helps agribusinesses achieve their goals and aspirations, and can get where they want to be. Our advisory, accounting and audit services are supplemented by our expanding range of specialisations, enabling us to support the broad needs of individuals and enterprises at every stage of the business lifecycle. Our specialisations include financial planning and wealth management, self-managed super funds, corporate recovery, business and residential finance, specialised finance and finance consulting, R&D taxation incentive services, cloud solutions, management and marketing consulting. We are a proud member of the Bentleys’ network of independent accounting firms with offices throughout Australia, New Zealand and China. We are also a member of Kreston International – a global network of independent accounting firms. With our local expertise, national presence and international capability, we can help your business prepare for tomorrow.
Bicknells Accountants Bronze Partner
Bicknells Accountants are supporting farmers and farming communities by providing them with financial tools, ongoing consultation, monitoring and mentoring. We understand the importance of growth and development. Shane Bicknell founded ‘Bicknells Accountants’ in 1998, a qualified Chartered Accountant with over twenty five years experience in public accounting and extensive experience in the banking sector. He is committed to working with clients in all aspects of their business in order to see them grow to achieve their goals. We are committed to excellence in meeting goals through knowledge, understanding and communication.
FJB Accounting Solutions Bronze Partner
FJB Accounting Solutions is a leading provider of commercial accounting solutions and systems. After extensive research and evaluation we have partnered with Xero and Figured to implement the preferred financial solution for the agriculture sector. We provide a unique service as all directors are experienced CFOs (Chief Financial Officer) with rural backgrounds who will work with you and your farming enterprise closely to achieve successful business outcomes. Our rural specialists will work with you both on farm and remotely to implement both Xero and Figured. We assist in the continuing monitoring of your business allowing you to capture and create opportunities to increase growth and profitability. We also ensure that financial compliance is taken care of in the most efficient and timely manner allowing you to spend less time on administrative tasks and more time on the land. Let us partner with you to achieve business success.
Gunn Accounting Bronze Partner
Located in the MIA Gunn Accounting has a wide range of farming clients specialising in irrigated crops such as rice, citrus, wine grapes and other horticultural enterprises. We have also had a strong history servicing dry land sheep and wheat farmers throughout the Riverina. Gunn Accounting sees the move to cloud based products like Figured & Xero as a value add to give our clients more proactive and real time advice.
Nexia Perth Pty Ltd Bronze Partner
Nexia’s cloud specialists can transition you into a live environment where financial management goes beyond compliance, revealing opportunities for improved performance, cashflow and growth. A cloud accounting system lets you manage from anywhere, with insight and control. If you’re looking for a new way to gain tangible results for your business, start the cloud conversation with us today.
PBS Partners Bronze Partner
Beginning in 1980, with a philosophy of assisting small business and individuals who make up the important lifeblood of the Australian employment sector, we have grown to a four Director Practice with 16 personnel. Our services are continually evolving to ensure we are delivering the most current and effective tax, financial and wealth building strategies for our valued clients. We have a large focus on primary production with many graziers in and around the Broken Hill region. We provide extensive tax and forward planning for our primary producers and Figured will be a great asset in that regard. We embrace technology and value a holistic approach to our Client engagements. We have offices in Black Forest, Stirling and Broken Hill.
Pitcher Partners Adelaide Bronze Partner
At Pitcher Partners Adelaide, our staff have not only grown up with agribusiness experience, but now look after the business interests of a diverse range of privately owned and family run enterprises. We provide the entire range of accounting, assurance and business advisory services, meaning we can help you at every stage of your business as well as providing growth advice for the future. Our Agribusiness team knows that you need to minimise the time spent on the administrative side of your business. Our dedicated team works with our clients to provide an integrated accounting and business structure which provides you with the solutions you want and the information you need at the click of a button. The Pitcher Partners team is committed to providing quality advice that will add value to your business and family.
Sofra Partners Bronze Partner
Sofra Partners has been providing services to farmers and rural business for over 20 years in the Goulburn Valley Region, which consists of a variety of agricultural enterprises, such as dairy farms, orchards, Irrigated and dry land cropping. We are a unique client focused organisation that is genuinely committed to assist our client in making future plans and providing direction as well as analysing and reporting on what they have already achieved. By utilising the latest software and technology we are able to maintain an excellent understanding of the business performance and provide direction and quick decisions. Our commitment and focus is to assist our clients with asset protection, taxation minimisation and wealth creation.
360 Financial Advantage Partner
360 Financial Advantage’s three offices are all based in the heart of rural communities in the Nambucca Valley, Coffs Harbour and Port Macquarie regions. Our managers work closely with our rural clients to ensure that they adapt to a changing environment with the use of great efficiencies in the technological field. We have a vast range of services available and are a one stop shop for our client’s financial needs. We provide taxation services, financial planning and insurances to cover all our client’s needs. Figured is a programme we recommend to our clients because of its integration with Xero and the many benefits it can bring to our rural friends.
BDO Adelaide Partner
BDO provides Audit, Tax and Advisory services to clients across all parts of the food and agribusiness value chain. From paddock to processing and all points in between, our Food & Agribusiness team speak with business leaders every day about operations, key issues and how you can make better-informed decisions. Each agribusiness faces a different set of challenges and opportunities. You may be focusing on fine-tuning your business model or supply chain, accessing government support initiatives, capitalising on key export markets or securing capital that will drive your growth. Whatever your business stage, BDO can provide the support you need to unlock challenges and maximise growth.
Forsyths – Tamworth Partner
Forsyths is the largest accounting firm in the North West region of NSW. We cover a large regional area and assist farming and agricultural clients to manage their financial business, allowing them to concentrate on the agricultural aspect of their business. For clients working with Xero, we quickly saw the benefits of Figured and are happy to be able to support our clients with this programme. Forsyths are leaders in Business Advisory, helping you to understand the calculations we present to you and planning for your future needs.
GPK Accountants & Business Consultants Partner
GPK have a long history of providing sound business and taxation advice to primary producers in South Australia. Our team includes partners and staff from farming backgrounds so we understand the challenges and opportunities that farmers face on a daily basis. Leveraging cloud based platforms Figured & Xero allow you to focus more on the core of what makes your business successful. These technologies also allow GPK to work closely with you to provide pertinent and accurate real-time business advice to you and your family. In addition, we seek to help you understand the numbers and gain value from our services. Our firm are also experts in other business matters relevant to farmers such as succession planning and estate planning. Our staff make regular trips throughout the Eyre Peninsula to provide face-to-face advice and assist you with your business and taxation needs.
Jaquillard Minns Chartered Accountants & Business Advisors Partner
Bringing a fresh, innovative approach to business services, Jaquillard Minns is a chartered accounting and advisory practice that recognises every client is different and no two clients are the same. Approachable, and personal attention to our clients is at our core. We are a market leader in South Australia in our use of technology and systems, allowing us to offer a highly efficient services to our clients. Our ability to transition your agribusiness to Figured is central to this, providing powerful and customisable reporting in real time. Our ongoing advice and assistance will give you peace of mind when it comes to your finances, providing you the ability to run your business effectively
Knights Norfolk Partner
Knights Norfolk is an offshoot of associate firm Knights Accounting which partners with Horsham firm, Watts Price. Whilst based from St.Arnaud and Rupanyup, we travel and are proudly cloud. Our Figured consulting team is based in St.Arnaud. Principal Peter Knights FCPA has maintained direct involvement and hands on management of the family sheep cattle and cropping farm since establishing the practice in 1994. Senior accountant and advisor Naomi Medlyn CPA also operates a similar farm with her husband. We believe we are all affable, good humored & diplomatic, have a solid understanding of regional small business operational matters and planning coupled with a sound working knowledge of farming, small business accounting and compliance requirements. Most importantly we have an understanding of and aptitude to technology applications to the accounting and farming industries and hence our Figured association and determination to see Figured provide the gap in planning and accountability reporting not available elsewhere for farmers and their advisors.
Pursuit Advisers Partner
Pursuit Advisers are a market leader in the accounting, taxation, advisory, superannuation and wealth creation jungle. Located in the Warragul, we have strong ties to the dairy, beef and vegetable industries throughout Gippsland and our partnership with Figured is giving our clients the live data on their farms production and profitability that allows for real time decision making, as well as the budgeting and forecasting tools needed to maximise opportunities as they arise. We know the ins and outs of the industry, and the importance of being proactive, easy to talk too and accessible, and this is where we deliver for our clients; understanding what’s important to you and advice on how to get there.
RSM Perth Partner
RSM is a full service accounting firm delivering expert financial and advisory accounting services to clients across diverse industry sectors. With a long history of servicing farmers in Western Australia for over 90 years, we have an understanding of farming and the factors to success like no other accounting firm. With 20 offices in rural and metropolitan W.A. you are never far from a trusted RSM advisor. The people at RSM understand farming, the challenges and opportunities that farmers are presented with and most importantly, understand that most farms are family run businesses. Farmers are the heart and soul of rural W.A. and are more than just a number to us. We work closely with our clients to help achieve success and also balance family life. We’re part of the community and enjoy helping rural W.A. thrive.
RSM Pt Lincoln Partner
Real time information provides agribusiness operators with a ‘NOW’ snapshot of their farming operations. This enables farming businesses more control and better decision making capabilities. At RSM Australia, we believe our goal is to help clients achieve their ambitions. With a national network of 29 offices, we have seen how cloud accounting is revolutionising the maintenance and accessibility of business intelligence. We work with our clients remotely or face to face to provide solutions and training in regards to software, uncovering opportunities and addressing business challenges. Figured in conjunction with Xero have developed a product dedicated to primary production needs. The programs work side by side, enabling collaboration between farmers, agronomists, bankers and accountants. It is the simplicity of this approach that makes it so attractive to both clients and advisers. If you are ready to save time in the office, and take the next step forward with farming, we have the expertise and power to understand your needs.
Sprout Agribusiness Partner
Sprout Agribusiness provides a holistic financial offering to both family owned and corporate food & agribusiness. Sprout is Australia’s first fully integrated financial services firm, combining finance, asset & risk insurance, succession planning, accounting, book-keeping, business advisory and virtual CFO services all under the one roof. Specialising in the agribusiness and food industry, Sprout was formed to help the sector increase its wealth by merging financial management into one holistic and independent service; through a team who are proud to be living and working in rural communities. We have offices in Yass and Orange, NSW, and Longreach and Brisbane, Queensland.
TJL Business Advisors & Accountants Partner
TJL Business Advisors & Accountants are the biggest accounting firm with the most qualified staff and quality of service in the Manning – Great Lakes area! We are passionate about doing what we can to make sure our clients reach their financial and lifestyle goals and objectives, effectively and efficiently. We offer a personalised service and a fresh approach to all of your individual and business financial needs. We want to make managing your business finances stress free and accessible to allow you to focus on the important day to day operations. Call us today to book a FREE initial appointment and see how we can help you and your business. Offices in Forster and Taree, NSW.