Start your business


Starting a business can be a lonely process. Having partners you can rely on to give you the right advice at the right time can make all the difference. That’s why you want advisers that know you, not just your business. At Fordham we take time to understand your business and life goals. We then work with you on a long-term plan to help you achieve the success you’re looking for.



At the beginning, we look to the end. Some people start a business with an IPO already in mind, others want to take on the world, or leave a legacy for their children and grandchildren. Whatever your goals are, it’s important we understand them so we can put the right business and financial plan in place, not just for now, but for the next 20-30 years.

At this stage of our relationship we will road-test your plan, drawing on our years of experience advising businesses like yours.

  • Competitive analysis

  • Financing

  • Cashflow

  • Growth


Putting the right business structure in place early will save you time, money - and headaches - as your business grows and matures.

  • Tax

  • Liability and risk

  • People


As a specialist financial advisory firm, tax and accounting is both a core service and a key Fordham strength. Our tax knowledge is extensive, and we specialise in the issues that business owners and managers face. We use business and family tax structures to help our clients minimise their tax liabilities while protecting their personal wealth.

We are specialists in accounting compliance, encompassing everything from the preparation of financial statements through to general ledger and asset register maintenance. We also provide company secretarial services (including acting as a registered ASIC agent). We provide specialised Trust accounting services for significant native title trusts, property trusts and large not for profits.  

  • Assets

  • Structure

  • Company changes

  • R&D


Our bookkeeping solutions are tailored to your needs, offering flexibility and scalability to grow with you and change as you do. Our qualified and experienced bookkeepers will save you time and money, leaving you free to focus on your business.

  • Accounts payable

  • Accounts receivable

  • Payroll

  • Compliance and reporting

Meet the team

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