Brendon Skates

Brendon joined the firm in 1999 and was admitted to the partnership in 2004. He has over 16 years experience in public practice in tax, business services and audit.

Brendon fills the role of audit engagement partner and coordinates all of the firm’s audits.

Experience
Brendon joined the firm in 1999 and was admitted to the partnership in 2004. He has over 16 years’ experience in public practice in tax, business services and audit.

Brendon fills the role of audit engagement partner and coordinates all of the firm’s audits.

The firm’s audits, while mainly not for profit, cover a wide variety of industries including aged care, community care services, Aboriginal community organisations and superannuation funds. Brendon ensures clients meet their regulatory and statutory obligations.

In addition to audit Brendon provides tax and business services advice to a wide range of clients. He understands the importance of making sure his clients fulfil their compliance requirements while ensuring they operate within a tax effective business structure.

  • Community Involvement
    Treasurer for community radio station RPH Adelaide (10 years)
  • Member of the Mount Osmond Golf Club Finance Committee
  • Volunteer – Ronald McDonald House
  • DFK Australia New Zealand IT Committee (Chair)
  • DFK Australia New Zealand Audit Committee

Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Accountancy
  • Graduate Diploma (ICAA)
  • Member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia
  • Registered Tax Agent

Personal Details
Brendon has recently become afflicted by/addicted to golf. Staff members no longer ask him what he did on the weekend. back