Independent Chartered Accountant Firm in the Bay of Plenty

We offer quality business and financial support

Real People. Real Solutions. Real Results.

You focus on what you're good at, and we'll take care of the rest.

We specialise in accounting, taxation, business growth and software solutions for small to medium-sized businesses. 

With over 30 years’ experience, we offer jargon-free, expert business and financial advice that will help your business thrive in the modern world. Our solutions-based approach firstly understands your needs and resolves your issues, then focuses on your vision and goals.

Always up-to-date with the latest tax and business legislation, as well as software solutions, we will work with you to meet your obligations, streamline your business and then take you to the next level. We pride ourselves on always going the extra mile for our clients.

With a deep understanding of the local economic environment and problems businesses in the Bay of Plenty face, we are happy to deal with issues other accountants will not – we can even manage your relationship with the IRD if that’s what you would prefer.

Being members of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand and owned by Accountants Hawkes Bay who are members of NZCA – an association of independent Chartered Accountants, gives us access to a wider group of expertise and specialist advice that you, the client, will benefit from.

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We help you do the things you can’t

Accounting & Taxation

  • Annual or monthly financial reporting for companies, partnerships, trusts, or individuals.
  • Rental statements, farm or business accounting.
  • Income tax, GST, FBT, PAYE
  • Tax planning, negotiating with IRD
  • ACC management

Business Advice, Planning & Development

  • Budget & cash flows
  • Strategic & business planning
  • Profit optimiser
  • Assistance with setting and achieving goals
  • Improving the value of a business

Accounting & Payroll Software Support

  • Identify what software is best for your business
  • Training to maximise the use of your software
  • Keeping legal with employer responsibilities
  • Streamline office systems


Company & Trust Administration

  • Meeting Companies obligation with registered office and company annual returns
  • Setting up new or winding up finished Companies
  • Dividends to shareholders
  • Trust gifting, maintaining records of Trustee resolutions, assisting with asset protection

Meet our friendly team

Trish Patterson

Trish Patterson

Director, Chartered Accountant

Trish is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 35 years experience in the industry. She is a specialist in accounting, taxation, company liquidations and auditing, and loves helping people with their tax, giving business advice and helping companies to remain solvent.

Bruce Arnold

Bruce Arnold

Software Support Consultant

Bruce is passionate about helping people get the most out of their accounting software. With his many years of invaluable experience and extensive knowledge of the latest computer hardware and software, you can be sure you are always getting the best tutoring, advice and support for your business and situation.

“As a Maori organisation, we have found Accountants Bay of Plenty Limited to be very responsive and understanding of our needs as a business.  All reports that we have received from them have been of an exceptional standard but still at a level where the information is easily understood by all our Board Members.”

Contact us to arrange an appointment

We offer 1 hour free consulation where we get to understand your business and vision and put together an action plan of how we can help you. No obligation.

Phone: 073436452

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Accountants Bay of Plenty

Find us

1179 Arawa Street

PO Box 1026

Office Hours

Monday – Friday
8.30am – 5.00pm

Appointments by arrangement