Westcourt is a mid-sized practice of accountants and business consultants, centrally located in East Perth. We specialise in providing financial and strategic advice to private business. At Westcourt, we take the time to get to know our clients so that we can recommend the best solutions for their business.
2015/16 Federal Budget Highlights The Federal Treasurer, Mr Joe Hockey, handed down his second budget at 7:30 pm (AEST) on 12 May 2015. In general, the budget is aimed at supporting small business and growing jobs ($5.5b including $5b of tax relief), supporting families ($4.4b funding boost), ensuring fairness of tax and benefits, national security and progressing budget repair in a measured way. The full Budget papers are available at www......read more
RBA May Announcement
Statement by Glenn Stevens, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision At its meeting today, the Board decided to lower the cash rate by 25 basis points to 2.0 per cent, effective 6 May 2015. The global economy is expanding at a moderate pace, but commodity prices have declined over the past year, in some cases sharply. These trends appear largely to reflect increased supply, including from Australia. Australia's terms of trade are falling nonetheless......read more
RBA April Announcement
Statement by Glenn Stevens, Governor: Monetary Policy Decision At its meeting today, the Board decided to leave the cash rate unchanged at 2.25 per cent. Moderate growth in the global economy is expected in 2015, with the US economy continuing to strengthen, even as China's growth slows a little from last year's outcome. Commodity prices have declined over the past year, in some cases sharply. The price of oil in particular is much lower than it was a year ago......read more
ANTEA March Newsletter
ANTEA International Business Newsletter
Ross has been great to work with and provided valuable advice across a number of tax and accounting issues. He has a practical approach to clients problems and years of real world experience.
Senior Financial Planner, Westpac Premium
Ross has assisted me with my Business and Personal Taxation requirements for more than 10 years. Ross has always delivered exceptional service in a timely manner and has been a pleasure to deal with. I have found Ross proactive in his approach which is refreshing. I would highly recommend the services he provides.
Director, Stinton Partners
I have used Ross Forrester and Westcourt for the past 10 years and have found them to be highly professional and diligent on all aspects of my companies dealings. I would recommend any company to utilize the services of Westcourt.
Owner, Biter Fighter
Having worked with Ross for many years his insight, experience, and ability to explain complicated tax situations in plain english is invaluable to running a business. He always takes the time to give the best possible advice and is a pleasure to work with.
Growth Consultant, Scantech
In my dealings with Ross I found him to be professional with a thorough understanding of the subject matter. He was able to deliver a great outcome in an extremely tight time frame. A great understanding of a sense of urgency.
Owner, Ritz Finance
Over a number of years now Craig has been looking after our company's accountancy requirements and I would recommend him to everyone. The time he has taken to understand our business along with his expertise has been invaluable in ensuring the best results for our business.
General Insurance Specialist - Reliance Partners Success
Ross has patiently waded through and rectified a difficult unplanned mire of company and personal assets leaving us with a simple and tax effective structure.
Craig has been managing my taxation affairs both personally and for my business for the last 5 years. He has not only handled the ongoing tax side of things but has been instrumental in suggesting and setting up the correct entities and structures needed to best look after the long-term wellbeing of my business and personal affairs. I simply would trust no one else.
WELSH Real Estate & iSettlements
Craig Seddon is a fantastic accountant who has helped our business grow from strength to strength. His in-depth knowledge of real estate is really helpful. I wouldn't hesitate in recommending Craig.
Principal at ACTON Dalkeith