Started by Directors, Alison Doyle and Kimberley Hewett, the team at Solutions Accounting and Bookkeeping are experts in small businesses, accounting, bookkeeping, supporting a range of businesses, enterprises and investors in the logistics, property, retail, and construction industries.
Alison is a practising accountant and a fellow member of the National Tax & Accountants Association & a registered Tax Agent.
She is also a member of the IPA & a CTA (Chartered Tax Advisor) with the Tax Institute. With over 20 years’ experience in taxation, financial and management accounting, Alison has managed clients across a variety of industries including services, trades, and retail. She believes a big part of her role is to translate the accounting and business jargon into common language so no matter what your background is you can understand what is going on in your business. Alison enjoys being an integral part of your business and following its growth from the initial structure set up chat all the way to hiring the first employee and beyond.
Having sold her very successful practice in Marsden with over 2000 clients in 2019, she started Solutions Accounting & Bookkeeping with her daughter Kimberley Hewett. The business is run from her modern home office supported by 2 staff members.
Alison is a Qbooks Pro-Advisor, Myob Certified Business Advisor, & Xero Certified Advisor. She aims to develop a deep understanding of her clients’ businesses so she can recommend business processes which are more automated and reduce risk to the business.
Alison is a keen traveller/cruiser who loves spending time with her 4 adult kids & Grandson. Breeding Toy Poodles is also a passion & the 3 dogs (Harry, Maple & Capri) love meeting & greeting clients.
Kimberley is a Certified Bookkeeper with ICB (The Institute of Certified Bookkeepers) and Registered BAS Agent with TPB (Tax Practitioners Board). Kimberley completed her Certificate IV in Bookkeeping in 2018 and has since started her Diploma in Accounting as part of her pathway to become a registered Tax Agent. Recently Kimberley completed a 2022 Income Tax Course which now allows her to prepare tax returns.
Kimberley is passionate about helping small businesses understand their financials, so they can make better strategic business decisions. She is knowledgeable and has attention to details. Kimberley loves to help clients streamline and minimize stress with their tax obligations and business paperwork so that her clients can focus on the job they love doing.
Kimberley is also a Pro Advisor of QuickBooks Online and a Xero Certified Advisor. She is also proficient with MYOB, HandiTax and LodgeIt.
Kimberley is a mother of 1, wife and has a keen interest in travelling, real estate and supporting her favourite team the Brisbane Broncos. Kimberley and her husband Brad are currently building their family home in Bahrs Scrub.