Count is one of Australia's largest network of accountant-based professional advisers, helping around 200 accounting firms build on their success by integrating financial advice into their business for over 35 years.
Count offers the opportunity to join a network of like-minded accounting professionals.
We understand the opportunities and challenges faced by accounting firms introducing financial advice to their business offer to the first time. That's why we offer end-to-end support and have a team of professionals and a suite of resources specifically focused on supporting firms that are new to Count.
Given our focus on accountants, we are actively involved in advocacy efforts on industry issues which impact accountants in the provision of quality financial advice to their clients. We also understand that, as an accounting professional, you are subject to a number of specific professional requirements. To that end, our advice documents and Licensee Standards are specifically designed to support you in meeting your obligations under Accounting Professional and Ethical Standard (APES) 230.
How financial advice can help your accounting business
Accounting businesses in the Count network are benefiting by adding advice to their service offering. Gold Group Consulting, an accounting firm in Queensland and Count member, their Partner Tyson Flower shared his story on what to expect when going through this process:
Read more about how Gold Group Consulting integrated financial advice into their accounting business.
Learn more about Tyson's first hand experience in the short 1 minute video below.