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Our team

Richard Anderson – Principal
Bachelor of Business, CPA

Richard graduated from the University of New England in 1992 and commenced work in public practice in the following year. In 2001, he became a partner in a large firm and after a period of 5 years, he commenced Anderson & Associates in Kingscliff in 2006. Richard is a CPA qualified accountant and a member of the National Tax & Accountants’ Association.

Richard has lived in the Tweed region all his life. Professionally this has provided a good grounding by working with many and varied client circumstances as the “Country Practitioner”. He has developed knowledge and skills in all aspects of taxation & financial matters, including business management, GST, self-managed superannuation funds and property accounting.

Kim Payne – Accountant

Kim joined Anderson & Associates in 2006. Kim is a long time Tweed Coast local who has extensive experience in all forms of taxation and accounting matters.

Aaron Thompson – Accountant
Bachelor of Business, CPA

Aaron commenced working in accounting, taxation, finance and business services in 2001 and went on to graduate from Southern Cross University in 2012. Aaron has been with Anderson & Associates since 2007.

Aaron is experienced in tax compliance; financial reporting (special purpose); SMSF accounting, audit & advisory; and business advisory including complex issues research and advice. Aaron has worked with a diverse range of small business clients and has specific experience with medical professionals and practices; primary production; retailers; hospitality and road transport.

Jayne Anderson – Office Administration

Jayne has been with Anderson & Associates since 2006 and is responsible for all administrative duties.

Amanda Smith – Reception/Secretarial/Assistant

Amanda joined Anderson & Associates in 2015 and assists with all administrative duties as well as assisting the accounting team with ATO contacts and entering tax return data.

Max “The Dachshund” Anderson – Meet & Greet

Since he was a couple of months old, Max has been a part of the Anderson & Associates team. His skills in advising the team of a client’s arrival and ensuring that no food is left unattended has become invaluable. He is also responsible for making sure Jayne finds the post office each day.