Your success is our passion.
At Oliveira Bern & Garland, we specialise in delivering customised, innovative accounting, taxation and advisory solutions for both business and individuals. We will bring clarity to your financial position and confidence to your financial decisions.
Expert.Specialist insight since 1975.
Progressive.Innovation through technology.
Personal.We know our clients.
Partner with a firm that takes the time to understand your individual needs, to provide you with the highest quality customised solutions, combined with expert advice to ensure you can achieve all your financial goals.
With over 45 years of experience in the industry, Oliveira Bern & Garland offer the perfect blend of both experience and innovation. We combine the latest technology with our wealth of expertise, to deliver clear and insightful solutions.
Oliveira Bern & Garland serve clients nationwide; either in person at one of our two office locations in North Sydney or Batemans Bay on the NSW South Coast, via phone or virtually, using the latest video conferencing technology - so you don't even need to leave your home or office.
How we can help.
"I want an accountant to look after all my tax and compliance needs."
Easy! We can manage your tax obligations, deal with the ATO, and plan your tax to ensure you are
always one step ahead.
"I need accounting advice and assistance to start my own business."
We love helping clients to start their own business. We know how important it is to start your business in the right way to ensure everything runs smoothly and there are no tax or compliance surprises later.
"I need assistance to start my own Self-Managed Superannuation fund."
We can provide you with professional guidance and support in SMSF setup, ongoing administrative management as well as all the compliance obligations to ensure that your SMSF meets with all the regulations.
"I want a proactive accountant who communicates regularly with me."
We pride ourselves on our proactive approach and know that you need meaningful advice and support throughout the year when it is relevant, not just in hindsight when completing annual returns.
"I want someone to help me to upgrade my systems and software to cloud accounting."
Absolutely, we are masters of setting up Xero and we can upgrade your financial systems to be simple, user-friendly and scalable. We are a cloud-based company ourselves and we use only the latest technology to optimise the business process.
"I want an accountant who can give me meaningful advice to increase efficiency and profit."
Deciphering exactly what the numbers are telling you about your business can be a challenge. Let us turn your financial data into a clear picture of where your company is now, and where you could take it in the future.
Top 3 reasons we love cloud accounting
1) Flexibility.Work anywhere, at any time. Access accounts, check balances, upload receipts and invoice customers from your smartphone, tablet, Mac or PC – anywhere you do business.
2) Highly Secure.Using a cloud accounting system ensures that all data is protected using multiple layers of encryption security to safely send, store and backup all your financial data.
3) Cash Flow.Get paid faster by invoicing clients as soon as the work is complete, even while you’re still on the job site. See when the invoice has been received and viewed.
What our clients say.
Thank you Oliveira Bern & Garland for helping me with all the paperwork that I just couldn’t get my head around. This year is going to be a lot less stressful now!
I cannot speak highly enough of Graeme.
He was recommended to me by Lawyer and now magistrate Roger Clisdell back in 2001 and we have had an excellent business relationship. Like a fatherly figure he takes a genuine interest in your accounts, provides timely and professional advice for our business and superannuation."
Graeme Garland was a godsend.
We got in trouble with not keeping clear accounting books, and really late with BAS statements. Given just 2 weeks to lodge several years worth of outstanding BAS quarters, we needed urgent help from a good accountant that could lead us and help us in this matter.
Graeme was very kind to take our case, and instrumental in teaching us how to use XERO accounts. It was very hectic, but we credit Graeme with our positive outcome with ATO, as he lodged our paperwork on time, and got us friendly repayment terms for our ATO debt. With all our oblications taken care of, we are very happy to continue using XERO and have Batemans Bay Accountants to guide our business.
Graeme Garland really helped me with some specific issues (that other recommended firms weren't interested in helping with). He was super patient and kind. Also reasonable rates.
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