Kelly Taylor

With nearly 20 years’ experience as a CPA accountant Kelly takes care of Operations here at Suntax. Working with a wide range of individuals and businesses over this time, Kelly has built many long lasting and trusted relationships.

Away from the office Kel loves spending time travelling with her two boys and is never far away from a nice piece of chocolate.

Xavier is one of our undergraduate accountants currently studying at Australian Catholic University Melbourne. He developed a passion in his high school years for helping businesses grow and succeed as he watched his parents navigate the complexities of business startups and ownership.

Outside of work, Xavier is an avid Geelong fan who loves a hit of golf.

Jason is one of our undergraduate accountants who enjoys doing everything he can to help our clients.

Jason loves being outdoors and exploring new places. He enjoys going to the snow every year, learning new tricks on his snowboard. He loves all sports but is a die hard fan of the Bombers in the AFL.

As one of our undergraduate accountants, Luke enjoys lending a helping hand across a wide variety of areas. Luke is forming stronger relationships with clients every day and enjoys seeing the positive impact he can have on their business.

After hours, Luke will either be playing or watching sport, eating every ice cream the supermarkets have to offer, or planning his next trip around the world.

AD or ADC, as easy as ABC. Adrian has been with Suntax since 2018 and completes tax and accounting for various business structures as well as tax returns for individuals.

Away from his tasks in the office, you will be able to find Adrian outside with his bike, exploring new trails, and sometimes running with his dogs.

Liam specialises in tax compliance for both individuals and small businesses. He is passionate about building new relationships with people and working with them to help their businesses grow.

Outside of work Liam enjoys going to the gym, attending bars/gigs with friends, and listening to music.

With over 7 years of experience as a CPA accountant, Lachie loves building relationships with clients, both individuals, and businesses. He enjoys finding the best possible tax strategies while working to complete compliance activities.

When Lachie isn’t in the office you will find him at the footy, at a concert, or down at the beach.

Cleon is a passionate and practical accountant driven to making tax easy for clients. Cleon has extensive knowledge and experience with service-based industries, working closely with a large number of clients locally and worldwide.

Cleon’s easy going nature has encouraged the creation of great working relationships with all clients. As a result of this, Cleon is able to easily deliver tailored strategies to meet client’s business, personal and life goals.

Additional professions and industries that Cleon regularly advises to includes Lawyers & Barristers, Medical Professionals, Cafes, Professional Consultants, Construction Industries & Property Developers.

Outside the office, you will find Cleon by the beach or at a Melbourne Victory game.

Tom is one of our Senior Accountants at Suntax. Tom’s driven nature has allowed him to build a diverse range of clientele in professions which include the trade industry; medical industry as well as working closely with many family-run and owned local businesses. Tom enjoys sharing his knowledge with individuals and small business owners to provide them with the best possible tax outcome.

Outside of the office, you will find Tom playing in the Ruck down at Avondale Heights Football Club, out on the tennis court, or down the surf coast spending time by the beach.

With over 25 years of experience in public practice, John’s areas of expertise include individuals, partnerships, sole traders, companies, and trusts. John’s has a passion for assisting clients with the setup of business structures, tax strategies in retail franchises, rental investors, restaurant/café, automotive industry, and construction businesses.

John also is fluent in Italian and can assist in preparing your tax returns.

Ben has been at Suntax since 2015. During this time he has completed his CPA studies shortly after finishing a double degree at Latrobe University. One of our senior accountants, Ben, has a passion for small business and navigating through the world of tax with our clients.

Outside of work, Ben loves travelling, especially to Europe to enjoy the culture and the food. He is also cricket-tragic and President of his local cricket club.

Michael has almost a decade of experience in assisting clients to establish, grow and operate their small businesses. He specialises in providing tax-effective strategies and structures for not only asset protection, but also for providing maximum tax savings.

Away from the office, you will find Michael outdoors, playing sport, keeping active or travelling to new destinations, and socialising with family and friends.