Business Services

At every stage, from start-up to large enterprise, businesses can benefit from sound advice that goes beyond the essentials of accounting, taxation and audit. With more than a hundred years of combined experience in providing a full range of services to our clients, Lewis & Coble is well placed to provide that advice.


Strategic planning and timely advice can make all the difference in your business reaching its full potential. For Lewis & Coble that means not only staying abreast of legislative changes, but also helping clients recognise or take advantage of new opportunities as they emerge. 


Our 'One Stop Shop' services include:
  • Advising on the best structure for a business

  • Preparing financial appraisals

  • Conducting due diligence for buying or selling of businesses

  • Succession Planning

  • Advising on choice and installation of accounting systems and software.

  • Budget and cash flow planning

  • Establishing working capital requirements

  • Assisting with finance applications

  • Assessment and advice on the financial implications of contracts, leases and interest rates

  • Preparation of financial statements

  • Quarterly management statements

  • Preparation of BAS, FBT, income tax and other tax returns

  • Bookkeeping


If you're planning business changes or a major investment, seeking professional business advice before taking action can save significant amounts of money.

Corporate Secretarial


We are able to maintain statutory records for companies and trusts in accordance with applicable legislation. Our services include:

  • Statutory Record Maintenance

  • Annual Returns

  • Business Name Registration

  • Company Formations

  • Company Searches

  • Minute Preparation.


Our experienced staff can assist you in registrations of companies, provision of trust deeds and searching of corporate structures, business names and titles searches.

Company secretarial services, including drafting and filing of resolutions, filing of ASIC documents and updating of company share register. We also perform the role of company secretary for many of our clients. 
By ensuring that your documents are filed in good time, keeping your company's share register current, arranging board and members' meetings and attending AGM's when called upon, we enable you to focus on the more pressing areas of your business.

Further company secretarial services include preparing agendas and information packs for board meetings, attending these either in person or by teleconference, preparing minutes and dealing with other formalities.