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Congratulations Suelen McCallum

Please join us in congratulating Suelen McCallum on becoming an accredited Business Valuation Specialist with The Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia. Suelen understands how crucial valuations are to decision making and negotiations and over the last 20 years has been successfully providing accurate and reliable valuations of owner’s interest in a business – whether […]

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Laugh Out Loud Breakfast and Special Olympics Cup Match

The Laugh Out Loud Comedy Breakfast is an annual event run by the Special Olympics. de Vries Tayeh’s introduction was via a client and Riad Tayeh got involved and became an integral part of the organising committee prior to the first Breakfast being held. The first Laugh Out Loud (LOL) Comedy Breakfast was held in […]

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de Vries Tayeh Annual Prize

The de Vries Tayeh Annual Prize was initiated to recognize and encourage young students at Ardlethan Central School who are looking at life opportunities that are available after the HSC. Ardlethan Central School – Started 2005 These students have a vision or desire to take a hold of their future and de Vries Tayeh is […]

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Pro Bono Work

Both Riad Tayeh & Antony de Vries give their professional services free of charge to a number of worthy associations including, sporting and community associations. We take on various pro bono work for non-profit organisations to assist in the financial and structural restructuring. We believe that it is worthwhile being involved and wish to put […]

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Access to Justice

There are over two million people living in the Greater Western Sydney (GWS) region. The people and businesses of GWS deserve much better court services based at Parramatta from both Federal and State Governments to significantly improve their access to the justice system. Why should GWS locals be forced to travel long distances into the […]

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How To Find the Cash

It’s common procedure to utilise the services of an independent expert, be they accountant or property valuer, to provide a report on the value of items included in an asset pool. This report can then be used to support claims for division of assets either through mediation or application to the Family Court. Introduction Independent […]

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Profitability Restored And Business Growth

We were approached by a client who had a company running a variety of businesses under one umbrella. As a conglomerate, the group was not producing sufficient profitability and business growth to continue in its present structure. After careful analysis of all the varied businesses and structures, we recommended that three of the four businesses […]

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Strategic Planning

Some time ago we were approached by a medium sized family group to help restructure their company and achieve profitability. The group was successful in its market niche and was in fact a leader in its segment. Turnover at the time was significant however, profits were not. With growth came cashflow and management issues that […]

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Turnaround Achieved

We were approached some time ago to review the financial position of a major national sporting organisation in Australia. The organisation was in dire financial straits having embarked upon an event that caused it to go into a considerable deficit, which its future trading could not under any circumstances allow it to recover from. After […]

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Viability Restored

The Directors approached us regarding advice in relation to their company in April 2001 following a Statutory Demand pursuant to Section 459E of the Corporations Act being served on them and the collapse of their insurer HIH Ltd which put in jeopardy their ability to trade on. During the Administration period we continued to trade […]

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