DPR Chartered Accountants provides you with advice and lodgement of personal tax returns. We protect you by ensuring all advice and compliance services are provided at the highest possible standard and will withstand scrutiny. You can be safe in the knowledge that you’re getting maximum returns from the tax system. Personal tax returns are a summary of someone’s financial year. In a relatively short PDF we seek to encapture a year in your life of:

  • Working income – Including allowances, salary sacrificing and salary packaging
  • Investment income – unfranked & franked income and triggers for Pay-As-You-Go-Instalments
  • Employee share schemes – receiving share parcels and the dividends includes
  • Rental properties, positive & negative gearing
  • Capital gains & losses, timing of the sale and relevant deductions
  • Deductions for work related and investment related income
  • Personal super contributions

Services we offer:

  • Estimating tax and discussion around tax minimisation strategies
  • Lodging variations for changing circumstances
  • Salary packaging and FBT minimisation
  • Tax payment planning
  • Dealing with the ATO on your behalf
  • Asset protection and tax structuring including Family Trusts and SMSF’s

Businesses comes in all shapes and sizes. The common theme is that they revolve around You and your team. Wherever you are in your business’ life – start-up, growth, maturity or looking to exit, DPR Chartered Accountants can provide you with the right advice to enable your business to deliver the desired outcomes. Whether you are a sole trader or a group of companies we liaise with:

  • Consultancy & Professional Services
  • Building, Construction & Property renovation
  • Café & Restaurants
  • Retail trade
  • Wholesale trade

Even if your business isn’t listed or has a combination of attributes, we welcome you to come in for a chat. There is no better way to give advice than to actually be in business yourself. Running a small business we understand the importance of each part of the business working together in unison.

We provide advice that’s been honed by decades of experience, that’s both forward thinking and tempered with a little conservatism. Advice that’s technical in nature, yet easily understood and delivered by professionals who not only listen and counsel, but also do so with an innate understanding of what it’s like to be in the trenches of business ownership.


The Business Services we provide at DPR Chartered Accountants include:

  • Due diligence reviews if you are looking to purchase a business
  • Setup & starting off with either a business you have bought or commenced yourself
  • Business Tax Structuring - Choosing a structure
  • Structuring to protect your business and personal assets
  • Company & Trust Setups
  • Company & Business Name Administration with ASIC
  • Securing Finance
  • Strategies to minimise tax
  • Book-keeping services to free your valuable time
  • Choosing the right software, MYOB, Xero, Quickbooks, Sage etc
  • Wages & STP reporting
  • Setting salary packaging for Employees
  • CGT advice
  • GST advice
  • Tax Planning, Management Accounts and Bank covenant reporting
  • Reviews – including management accounting, cashflow forecasting, business benchmarking
  • Corporate secretarial (ASIC)
  • Compliance
  • Tax returns & Financial Statements
  • Business Activity Statement
  • Preparation and analysis of financial statements
  • Succession planning and business exit (or purchase) facilitation

There’s so much more we can help with and this website is just a starting point.

Maintaining and growing your pharmacy business in current times can be a difficult journey without the right advisors by your side. DPR Chartered Accountants being born from Behrens Rowley are recognised as Pharmacy experts in the Pharmacy Profession. Dom & Hamish have been extensively involved in advising Pharmacy businesses for over 20 years and are continually grooming the whole team to have a pharmacy side.

With this experience we are able to provide great insight on the best ways to stay ahead of the Pharmacy business curve, maximising the financial performance of your pharmacy. When you work with our team you will be provided with specific and tailored advice in the following areas:-

  • Pharmacy purchase advice
  • Due diligence inspections of target pharmacies
  • Estimated valuation assessments for purchase and sale of pharmacies
  • Advice on structuring finance and assistance with finance applications
  • Business planning advice including preparation of profit and cashflow budgets
  • Debt management and forecast planning
  • Advice on tax effective and allowable structuring for pharmacy ownership including:-
    • Sole traders
    • Partnership structuring and advice
    • Corporate structuring and advice
    • Usage of Trusts and Borrowing entities
    • Restructuring & rollovers
  • Benchmarking & historical KPI’s
  • Analysing POS reports
  • Profitability reviews
  • Preparation of pharmacy businesses for sale.

Building an optometry business outside one of the larger discount retail groups can be difficult without an experienced advisor to help. The team at DPR Chartered Accountants have years of experience in advising retail optometrists on how to remain competitive and relevant in today’s complex market, whilst maximising the financial performance of your optometry practice. When you work with DPR Chartered Accountants you’ll have the following services at your disposal:-

  • Optometry setup & purchase advice
  • Mixing retail & professional income
  • Valuation templates for purchase and sale of optometry practices
  • Due diligence inspections of target practices
  • Review and advising tax effective structuring for optometry ownership
  • Advice on structuring finance and assistance with finance applications
  • Business planning advice including preparation of profit and cashflow budgets
  • Debt management and forecast planning
  • Profitability reviews
  • Optical industry benchmarking
  • Advice on tax effective structuring and restructuring
  • Partner buy-ins/buy-outs
  • Preparation of optometry practice for sale
  • Optometry practice succession planning


All of which mean improved outcomes in terms of your optometry practice’s profitability, cash flow and value.