Welcome to CAS Accountants

Chartered Accountants, Business Advisors and Self-Managed Super Funds Experts – helping you achieve more for over 15 years.

Accounting for Individuals

  • Individual Tax Returns
  • Tax Treatment of Investment
  • Tax Planning
  • Superannuation Advice
  • Tax Preparation for rental properties and property development projects
  • Capital Gains
  • Share Trading 
  • Bookkeeping

Accounting for Business

  • New Business structuring and establishment
  • Budget and cash flow forecasting
  • Purchase & merger of business
  • Sale and wind up of a business 
  • BAS Preparation and Lodgement
  • Reporting of monthly, quarterly or annual accounts
  • All ATO, State Revenue Office and ASIC compliance needs
  • Single Touch Payroll Compliance

Superannuation Services

  • Risk Minimisation and Asset Protection
  • Succession & estate planning
  • Establishment of Self-Managed Super Funds
  • Preparation & Lodgement of SMSF compliance requirements
  • Limited recourse borrowing arrangements to purchase a property through Super

Helping you make the right decisions.

We Cover an Array of Individual & Corporates Accounting Services


  • Preparation of individual returns.
  • Preparation of rental schedules and taxation advice of rental properties.
  • Taxation advice in regards to investments.
  • Capital Gains tax.
  • Tax planning.
  • Estate planning.

Business & Corporate Compliance

We offer a wide range of accounting and BAS preparation services:

  • Preparation & Lodgement of Business Activity Statements.
  • Preparation of accounts for monthly quarterly or annual reporting needs.
  • Recommendation and implementation of accounting software for your business. Including all MYOB small business products, Xero and cash flow manager.
  • Training of bookkeepers and business owners in the use of accounting software. 
  • Single touch payroll reporting.
  • Lodgement of superannuation obligation through the small business clearing house.

Business Advice

We are here to help you with your business planning needs from start-ups through to succession/sale planning we can help in the following areas.

  • Business structure establishment
  • Risk Minimisation and asset protection
  • Profit Maximising strategies
  • Budget & Cash flow forecasting
  • Managing bank relations.
  • Succession & estate planning
  • Purchase/merger or sale/wind up of business advice.

Self-managed Super

We offer a range of services in the self-managed superannuation field, including:

  • Establishment of Self Managed Superannuation Funds.
  • Help with the administration and running of SMSF.
  • Preparation & Lodgement of all statutory compliance obligations for SMSF’s.
  • Use of limited recourse borrowing arrangements to purchase property using SMSF’s.
  • Statements of advice to establish self-managed superannuation and limited recourse borrowing arrangements.
  • Advice on Transition and account-based pensions.

CAS Accountants are here to help you.

Don’t Let the Complexities of Your Financials Burden You Any Longer


  • We pay attention to every detail to ensure you get the best result.
  • We prepare individual returns. We are happy to come and see you at times that are outside normal work hours.
  • We are happy to work with you if you have more than one year overdue.
  • We have the skills and expertise necessary to help you with more complicated returns including rental properties, capital gains, share trading and property development projects.

Charted Accountants

Local Accountants, You Can Trust

CAS Accountants are proudly Australian owned and operated – with over 15 years experience in public practice. We are fully qualified with the Institute of Chartered Accountants and are registered tax and ASIC agents. We proudly do all of the work locally.


Training for Your Inhouse Accountants & Bookkeepers

We offer training for your team members and can provide recommendations and implementation of accounting software for your business, including MYOB (MYOB Live, MYOB Essentials and MYOB Accounts Right), Xero and cash flow manager, Single Touch Payroll Compliance.

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The team at CAS Group Accountants really are second-to-none. Whenever we have needed advice, they’ve been there for us to provide invaluable real-world experience. Craig is articulate, incredibly trustworthy and has a keen attention to detail when completing our financial documents as required.

Craig and his team are always very accommodating around our busy schedules, and when ad hoc advice is sought we have always found them to be incredibly helpful – providing great context on their rationale and how a subsequent decision was reached. We can safely say that our business would not be as successful as it has been to date without the financial consultation we have received from CAS Accountants over the past four years. I am very thankful for their continued help, guidance and advice.

Angelo Giuffrida

Chief Executive Officer, VentraIP Australia

CAS Group Accountants have given our companies sound tactical and strategic advice and excellent ongoing accounting services, which allows us to focus on growing our business and improve our personal lives – they helped us structure and plan our SMSF so that we can transition and retire years earlier than we ever thought possible.

Robin Dowsett

Director, Commercial Residential

In the 9 plus years that I have been dealing with Craig Shirley from CAS Accountants, I have found him to be both extremely professional and responsive to queries that we have had regarding our business. Small business is a juggle and when you want answers you want a quick response and this is what Craig will provide. His knowledge and helpfulness are both refreshing and welcoming. I would have no hesitation in recommending his services.

Sandra Sherry

Director, Groovy Glass

We Focus on Your Best Interest

Our Clients Are Like Family

“In my fifteen years as a public accountant, I have developed a passion for helping my clients achieve their goals in business and wealth creation. My approach combines fast and responsive service with an emphasis on giving my clients the best advice to help them achieve their desired goals”
Craig Shirley, Director CAS Accountants


From Our Blog – Accounting Resources & Articles

Practice Update – December 2021

Practice Update – December 2021

Super is now following new employees  The ATO is reminding employers that, as of 1 November 2021, there is an extra step they may need to take to comply with the choice of super fund rules.  If a new employee does not choose a super fund, most employers will need to...

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Practice Update – July 2021

Practice Update – July 2021

Super guarantee contribution due date for June 2021 quarter The due date for employers to make super guarantee contributions for their employees for the June 2021 quarter is 28 July 2021. Note that the super guarantee rate in relation to salary and wages paid on or before 30...

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Practice Update – June 2021

Practice Update – June 2021

Cryptocurrency under the microscope this tax time The ATO is concerned that many taxpayers believe their cryptocurrency gains are tax-free, or only taxable when the holdings are cashed back into Australian dollars. ATO data analysis shows a dramatic increase in trading since...

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May 2021 – Practice Update

May 2021 – Practice Update

Government proposal to modernise business communications The Government has committed to modernising certain laws so that they are 'technology neutral' to enable easier communication between businesses, individuals and regulators. The first phase of legislative reform will...

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April 2021 – Practice Update

April 2021 – Practice Update

JobKeeper comes to an end The ATO has advised that the final JobKeeper payment will be processed in April 2021. Enrolled businesses do not have to do anything when the program closes, although they will need to complete their final March monthly business declaration by 14 April...

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March 2021 Practice Update

March 2021 Practice Update

Changes to STP reporting concessions from 1 July 2021 Small employers (19 or fewer employees) are currently exempt from reporting ‘closely held’ payees through Single Touch Payroll ('STP'). Also, a quarterly STP reporting option applies to micro employers (four or fewer...

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Contact Us

We are based in Highett, 16km from Melbourne CBD


Phone: (03) 9553 3800

Office Location

328 Highett Road Highett VIC 3190

Mailing Address

PO Box 94 Highett VIC 3190

Office Hours

Monday – Friday: 9am to 5pm

After Hours

We are available for after-hours appointments and house/premises calls on request (Available for Melbourne South-East and Bayside Suburbs).

Have a Question or Need to Make an Appointment? Get in Touch:

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