Trusted personal taxation & small business experts

The Focus Accountants team; Tracey, Clair and Alan believe that providing impeccable customer service is essential for a successful and productive relationship. Together they strive to provide every client with clear advice and expertise to assist with every accounting concern.

Focus Accountants pride themselves on providing practical advice that gives value to you & your business. Ensuring our clients feel comfortable and able to approach us with any question is our priority.

Our reputation is one of value and professionalism. Focus Accountants are your one-stop-finance-shop dedicated to creating a relationship for life, where we are an extension of yours, trusted to prioritise you & your business needs above all else.

Focus Accountants keep in contact with you, our valued client throughout the year as new products and information is released to ensure you’re informed and ahead of changing rules and regulations that may impact you or your business.

Focus Accountants are real people
and talk like real people

Our language is simple, approachable and clear without the ‘fluff.’ We’re committed to value, and that’s why our tax return charges haven’t increased in over three years.

Meet the team

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Tracey Macdonald

Chartered Accountant

Tracey is a Chartered Accountant and has an Honours Bachelor of Accounting Science Degree. Tracey is also a Registered Tax Agent & a Fellow of the National Tax Agents Association Ltd (NTAA) in Australia.

Tracey joined the team in June 2009 after moving to Australia from Zimbabwe and has been an integral and valued member of Focus Accountants ever since. Having worked in public practice for many years, Tracey’s experience is vast; working for Ernst & Young for twenty years and going on to operate her own accounting & taxation business.

Tracey has a wealth of experience including accounting and taxation for individuals and small businesses. Tracey also is a fountain of knowledge regarding Self-Managed Superannuation Funds.

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Clair Lockwood

Degree in Commerce majoring in Accounting

Originally from England, Clair moved to Australia in 2006 where she embarked on her accounting journey by enrolling in Central TAFE and completing a Cert III through to Advanced Diploma in Accounting.

Excelling with a flair for numbers, Clair began working for RSM Bird Cameron part-time in their Business Solutions Ezi-Tax department while completing her degree in Commerce majoring in Accounting at Curtin University. After graduation, Clair became full-time with RSM Bird Cameron for a further 2 years before joining Focus Accountants in 2013.

Clair is driven by a passion for helping small and medium business owners, educating them in accounting practices and sometimes-complicated tax legislation. Clair strives to provide her expertise in easy to follow terms to assist every business owner to understand the numbers to drive their businesses successes.

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Alan Edwards

30 years experience

Alan has been a member of the Focus Accountants team for the past five years and has many valued clients within his portfolio. Alan has over thirty years of experience working for ASX listed and private companies; so you’re in very safe hands.

Management accounting has been Alan’s specialty, assisting companies here in Australia and overseas for the majority of his professional career.  Alan prides himself on helping small and medium business owners feel in complete control of their personal and business finances. For your peace of mind and assurance, Alan is also a member of the National Tax and Accountants’ Association Ltd (NTAA).