About us

Jim Jelich had a long career serving with the Australian Army and with various accounting and chartered firms before founding Austax in 1989. He holds a Bachelors Degree in Accounting from the University of Technology Sydney and a Graduate Diploma in Taxation from Central Queensland University and is a member of the Association of Taxation and Management Accountants. Jim has a wide depth and range of knowledge over many fields and many years of diversified accounting and business experience.

Jim Jelich

Registered Tax Agent

Anthony Jelich joined Austax as an accountant in 1997. He is highly experienced in many areas ranging from personal income taxation, small business accounting, deceased estates and self managed superannuation. Anthony is a Chartered Tax Adviser and member of the Association of Taxation and Management Accountants. He holds a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) from Western Sydney University and a Graduate Diploma in Advanced Taxation from the University of NSW where he received the Dean's Award for Academic Excellence in 2013.

Anthony Jelich

Chartered Tax Advisor

Stephen Varhegyi joined Austax in May 2002 as our in house financial planning specialist. Stephen has been advising clients on their personal financial planning needs since 1988. He holds a Diploma of Financial Advising and a Certificate in Financial Markets from the Securities Institute of Australia. Stephen is an Authorised Representative of Count Financial Limited, a Senior Associate of the Financial Services Institute of Australia and an Associate of the Financial Planning Association of Australia Ltd.

Stephen Varhegyi

Financial Planning Specialist

Paul Raft joined the Austax team in June 2003. Paul has a background in commercial accounting and banking. He holds a Bachelor of Business from the University of Technology, is a CPA and a Fellow of the Association of Taxation and Management Accountants.

Paul Raft

Accountant

Administrative services

Focus on your business

In over 14 countries world wide and with over 200 employees we truly cover all aspects of your business, let us bring you back the joy to your work

Tax Consulting

Bringing you top value

We understand the importance of well organised tax accounting. We get the most out of it and keep following all the changes in the law all year long.

COMPANY HISTORY

Austax Accountants & Financial Planners have been operating in the Macarthur region for over 27 years and are located in Ingleburn. During that time we have built a successful practice, mainly by word of mouth through our satisfied clientele.

We realise that everyone’s needs are different. Whether it’s a simple tax return or more complex taxation advice, Austax Accountants & Financial Planners are able to help you.

Financial planning services are also available from our subsidiary Starman Financial Services, which is a corporate authorised representative of Count Financial Limited AFSL 227232, who can provide you with access to advice on a wide variety of financial strategies, investments and insurances (including housing and investment loans).

Austax Accountants & Financial Planners believe you’ll find that apart from the obvious convenience, there are numerous advantages in having your accountant and financial adviser working together as a team to help you achieve your financial objectives.

Good staff are the lifeblood of any business. Our team of professionals have been carefully selected for their experience and willingness to work closely with you, in a friendly and efficient manner. Austax Accountants & Financial Planners is very much a family business and we take this opportunity to welcome you as one of our valued clients.

 

Our mission statement:

“To provide friendly and efficient service, whilst helping our clients achieve their financial goals.”