P. (02) 6674 1100 | F. (02) 6674 2233

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.

Matthew Nelson – Accountant
Bachelor of Electronic Commerce, CPA

Matthew moved to the Northern Rivers with his family when he was 13. He has been in public practice since 2007, when he entered the industry as an undergraduate. He graduated from University of Queensland in 2010 and became a CPA in 2014. He has been with Anderson and Associates since the beginning of 2017. Matthew has worked in boutique and mid-tier public practices, providing all manner of business and tax compliance and consulting services to a wide range of clients, from the humble individual to SMSFs and large corporate groups. He has worked closely with clients in the arts, primary production, professional and medical practices, logistics, earthworks, developers and construction.

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.