David joined Green Taylor Partners in 2000, becoming a Principal of the firm in 2008. David holds a Bachelor of Business and is a member of the Australian Society of Certified Practising Accountants.
Prior to this. David gained valuable experience in small-medium enterprises while being employed in one of Victoria’s largest regional accounting firms.
David's duties include…
David specialises in working with SME business owners, providing advice on business performance profit and cash flow maximisation, business start-ups, asset protection and capital gains tax planning.
David enjoys spending time with his wife Caroline and their three children, Chloe, Ben and Lochie, whether it’s watching them compete in sporting activities, camping or just relaxing around the home.
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Blog Posts by David
Financial forecasts are future predictions of your business finances, as compared to statements, which provide details of actual results of progress, They can assist in managing your finances. The following are five ways forecasting can help your business: Focus on the Future By forecasting on a regular basis, it forces you to continually think about […] Read More
As we get closer to the end of another year and the beginning of a new year, we all tend to set ourselves goals for the forthcoming year. It is interesting that research shows that happiness is strongly linked to success. So it goes to say that once successful you will become happy and content. […] Read More
FISH! You may ask what the #!$@ do fish have to do with an accounting firm? Fish is in fact the name of a best selling business book – by Stephen C Lundin Ph.D, Harry Paul and John Christensen – a powerful parable that will help you love the work you do – even if […] Read More
Looking back through blogs I have written in the past and recently being reminded of the rule of three, I thought it appropriate to revisit this view. I recall reading two articles in relation to how to perform better in business. Both articles listed 7 techniques/attitudes each to assist you in performing better in your […] Read More
Just read a great blog on the 3 tips to get you on the path to profit. I must say that it is interesting that it referred to 3 tips. I remember attending a session and there was an ex US Marine presenting. He referred to the rule of three. That is we cannot concentrate […] Read More
“Eat that Frog”. Eat the what I hear you say. As you are all aware, at Green Taylor Partners we try and be as proactive as we can for our clients. Part of this is doing additional reading which not only includes compliance related information, but ways that we can generally assist our clients. Whilst […] Read More
Having recently attended a technology showcase for accountants I learnt of a new payments platform (NPP) that they are expecting to roll out in the early part of 2018. The NPP will allow for the transfer from bank account to another account in real-time, rather than waiting for the funds to be cleared over a […] Read More
Having recently read an article on Sacred Cows I thought it worthwhile sharing. The article began with a story about a US Army General watching his UK equivalent arrange the firing of a large cannon. The US General noticed the British used one extra soldier in this process. When questioned, the British General responded that […] Read More
I remember attending a seminar and as we walked in noticing a power point slide on the screen. There was three lines; Those who say it can’t happen Those that say it can happen Those that make it happen. Look For Solutions, Not Just Problems Problems (or challenges, as they should be called in some […] Read More
For many small businesses, January can be generally slower than other months. This is a great time to take a holiday or spend some extra time with family and friends. But it also gives rise for great opportunity to plan, organise or take on a new project. You may look at re-evaluating your goals and re-set your […] Read More