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Daniel Turcato

Manager - Business Advisory

Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts
Graduate Diploma of Chartered Accounting
Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants

Daniel is a manager within our Business Advisory Division working extensively with small businesses, assisting with their management reporting, GST requirements and BAS preparations. In recent times, he has led Saward Dawson’s Business Advisory Division in a number of engagements for organisations undergoing restructure or change in their finance department, providing interim and ongoing accounting support, including implementing and improving reporting and systems.

He provides expertise to clients who require help in the areas of accounting system review and restructuring, particularly in relation to cloud accounting systems such as Xero and Quickbooks Online. He also leads in the area of FBT preparation and returns.

Daniel also provides advice to start-up businesses on how to set up a new business, the various business structures available, employer obligations and the appropriate record keeping for GST and tax purposes.

When out
of the office


Sport - any sport!
Reading (when I have the time)
Church Youth Ministry
Spending time with my young family

Favourite Holiday Destination:

Mooloolaba on the Sunshine Coast in Queensland. It is a beautiful beachside town – well developed but not too commercial. I love the fact that you can wear shorts and a t-shirt even when it’s raining and that going to the beach is a viable option every day!

Daniel Turcato's Articles

Support Available for July Lockdowns

In response to the recent outbreaks of Covid-19 in Australia, the relevant State Governments and the Commonwealth Government have made announcements in relation to the availability of support programs.  We have primarily covered the programs available for Victorian businesses and Victorian individuals but have touched on the New South Wales support also.  If you need […]

Business Top Tips for maximising your 2020-2021 deductions

For business Corporate tax rate: Most companies with an aggregated annual turnover of less than $50 million will pay tax at 26% in the 2021 financial year.  The rate decreases to 25% from 1 July 2021.    However, companies with a turnover below $50 million will continue to pay tax at 30% where more than 80% […]