WHO WE ARE

Vision

Our strength is our people. Egan Taylor Accountants’ expert team of accounting and financial specialists listen closely to each client’s needs to formulate accounting solutions that best meet their taxation, business and superannuation goals.

Our Staff

Glenn Taylor – Director   

Glenn Taylor has extensive experience in providing taxation advice to primary producers and small businesses after working in taxation for more than 18 years as a registered tax agent. A Certified Practising Accountant, Glenn completed a Bachelor of Business at Latrobe University before enhancing his education with a Graduate Diploma in Accounting at Deakin University.

In 2014, Glenn completed a Diploma of Financial Planning and is now a qualified Financial Adviser and authorised representative of Count Financial. Glenn now also provides financial services to new and existing clients in the areas of investment/wealth creation, superannuation, retirement planning, Centrelink and personal insurances.

In establishing Egan Taylor Accountants, Glenn brings to you specialist experience in: taxation, small business taxation, rural accounting, entity tax structuring, small business tax concessions, self-managed superannuation funds, new business set-ups, and rental property advice. He can also help small business and farmers with compliance including insurance, superannuation, workcover, payroll, and GST.
Glenn is member of CPA Australia and NTAA (National Tax & Accountants’ Association Ltd). He lives in Bendigo and has four children, and proudly supporter of Hawthorn Football Club.


Chris Oberin – Senior Accountant   

Chris is a Certified Practicing Accountant (CPA) and joined Egan Taylor Accountants in 2012 and has over 10 years’ experience. Originally from a farming family in Echuca, Chris attended La Trobe University Bendigo where he completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) in 2003.

Chris manages the St Arnaud office of Egan Taylor Accountants & Business Advisors and is based there every Tuesday. He undertakes taxation work on all types of entities for clients including trusts, partnerships, companies and superannuation funds. He specializes in small to medium sized business, including primary producers and business start-ups. With an extensive knowledge in a variety of accounting software programs such as, MYOB, Reckon, Cashflow Manager, Banklink, QuickBooks Online and Xero, he can assist clients in all facets of their accounting needs.

Chris lives in Bendigo and has 2 children. His interests include Basketball, Aussie Rules and Tennis.


Gavin James – Senior Accountant   

Gavin joined Egan Taylor Accountants in 2014, bringing 5 years of experience in a range of areas including business services and taxation with a large focus on property development.

Gavin attended La Trobe University Bendigo where he completed a Bachelor of Business (Accounting) in 2009. Gavin has also completed his CPA studies.

Gavin has extensive knowledge in a variety of accounting software programs such as Xero (certified partner), Quickbooks Online, Reckon, MYOB and Cashflow Manager.

Gavin has several interests including Aussie Rules and Golf. He lives in Bendigo where he is actively involved in a number of sporting clubs including being the senior coach of the Pyramid Hill Football Club and a member of the Neangar Park Golf Club.


Jamie Addlem – Accountant   

Jamie has recently completed his Bachelor of Business (Accounting) in 2014 at La Trobe University in Bendigo and has now joined the team at Egan Taylor Accountants as a graduate accountant.

Jamie spent three months in the United Kingdom as part of this studies at La Trobe, where he learnt about the British way of life. Since starting at Egan Taylor Accountants, Jamie has commenced his CPA studies and is also a Xero certified advisor. Jamie also has experience with other accounting programs including QuickBooks, MYOB, Cashflow Manager and Banklink.

Jamie currently lives in Bendigo after moving away from the family farm in Baringhup to achieve his degree and work. Jamie also plays cricket at the Newstead Cricket Club. His other interests include AFL and golf.

 


Carly Jarrett – Para Planner

Kirsty Williams – Financial Planning Support Administrator

Carly is currently in her last year of undertaking Bachelor of Business (Accounting) at La Trobe University in Bendigo and has just started her Diploma of Financial Planning. Carly has now joined the team at Egan Taylor Accountants as a Para Planner.

Carly spent five months in the United States as part of her studies at La Trobe, where she studied Accounting and Business at Louisiana State University.

Carly currently lives in Bendigo, after moving away from Maryborough to achieve her degree and work. Carly also rides horses and is a member of the Maryborough Horse and Pony Club.

Carly is currently assisting Glenn with Financial Planning, as well as assisting our accountants with the preparation of a variety of returns. Carly is a Xero certified advisor.


Mary Thomas – Client Services Coordinator

Mary Thomas – Client Services Coordinator

Mary commenced with Egan Taylor in 2014 and is our receptionist who will greet you as you walk in the door of our Bendigo office.

Mary looks after the administration aspects of the business with duties including telephone calls, daily mail, banking, creating letters, client queries and assisting the Accountants with any other administration tasks. Mary co-ordinates client services for the practice and ensures a good relationship exists between the practice and its clients. Her qualifications include extensive customer service and office administration across many diverse areas of business.

Mary’s interests include visiting family and friends out of town, cooking and travelling.


Julie Taylor – Office All Rounder

Julie is the beautiful wife of Glenn. Julie completes many activities for the business, including mail, maintaining clients needs, filing, reception and whatever else is needed to keep Glenn ticking along. Julie is always happy and loves to greet clients and have a talk with anyone. Julie also is a professional carer, cleaner and taxi driver of her gorgeous family.

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