Best of the best 2018 - Precision Taxation, Accounting and Management

Straight Talking: Chief Operations Officer, Mrs Kelly Eke and Principal, Mr Peter McCarthy.
Straight Talking: Chief Operations Officer, Mrs Kelly Eke and Principal, Mr Peter McCarthy.

Precision are the Building and Construction Industry ‘accountants of choice’ for Newcastle and Lake Macquarie.

Peter McCarthy and the Precision Taxation, Accounting and Management (PTAM) team’s no-nonsense approach to helping small business owners and individuals reach their financial goals has helped the firm achieve great success in 2018.

The Warners Bay business, established in January 2014, took out three awards in the 2018 Lake Macquarie Business Excellence Awards for Excellence in Digital Technology, Excellence in Customer Service by an Individual for their chief operations officer, Kelly Eke, and the team also won the coveted Business of The Year award.

“The language of our business is front and centre. We talk in a no-nonsense, straightforward style. We don’t sugar coat it; we tell it like it is. Our clients deserve nothing less,” founder and principal  Peter McCarthy said.

“The team are extremely passionate about implementing our love of digital technology throughout the business and extending this to our clients. This approach is embedded in the excellent service we provide.”

Mr McCarthy  acknowledges that much of the accounting firm’s success is grounded in the team’s personal commitment to service, alignment with the firm's values, use of digital technology and their overall corporate culture.

“At PTAM we believe that hard work and loyalty brings success, and that success should be celebrated,”  Mr McCarthy said.

Precision Taxation Accounting and Management work with progressive small to medium businesses and individuals. With a focus on those in the building and construction industry, PTAM offers a broad range of accounting and business support services.

The firm is at the forefront of technological change and utilises new technologies to not only support their clients’ businesses but to help them grow.

“Technology is not just something we use; it is a concept that underpins everything our firm does,” Peter said.

“At PTAM we consider our applications as an extension of our team. We implement, develop and embrace digitial technology within every aspect of the business.

The importance of Lake Macquarie to our business culture is paramount. “Lake Macquarie is such a supportive business community and having the ability to be considered amongst the best businesses the region has to offer is a massive honour”

“There is absolutely nothing more rewarding in this game than making a difference in a person’s life. Behind every set of accounting numbers or reports are real people,” Mr McCarthy explained.