T & E Accounting

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T&E Accounting is a specialised trust and estate accounting firm delivering taxation services for special disability trusts and deceased estates.

T&E Accounting has been founded on the simple philosophy that we cannot be all things to all people and still deliver the level of service that is at the core of our business.

We have a passion for special disability trust and deceased estate taxation so we have made it our focus.

T&E Accounting ...Our Speciality

By specialising in Special Disability Trust and Deceased Estate Taxation, we have been able to keep up with the unique and complex taxation rules and deliver peace of mind for both executors and families of individuals with special needs now and into the future.

  • We will provide you with the clarity and the support needed to navigate the finalisation of the estate tax and the ongoing management of your testamentary trust.

  • We support our clients in all areas of Special Disability Trust taxation and preparation of financial reports for Centrelink compliance.

T&E Accounting has one rule:

We deliver the right service at the right time for the right reasons for the benefit of all involved.

Melanie Costin

Director - T&E Accounting

About the director

Melanie Costin with over 21 years experience working in the taxation and business areas of public practice accounting firms, specialises in tax advice and tax compliance in relation to deceased estate administration, special disability trusts and testamentary trusts.

Melanie has presented seminars to the Society of Trust and Estate Practitioners, The College of Law, The Tax Institute and CPA Australia, providing training on taxation and compliance as a specialist in these areas.

Shane has been with us for over 5 years, working behind the scenes driving the launch and growth of T&E Accounting, with over 29 years of business experience, Shane’s support has been priceless.

Along with the expansion of the T&E team, Shane has now stepped into the role of team coordinator and account manager for our clients.

Shane Clarke

Operations - T&E Accounting