Who we are
Star & Associates is a premium boutique accounting firm specialising in superior tax planning, accounting, and advisory services for complex businesses across a diverse selection of industries.
We pride ourselves on delivering extra care, greater responsiveness, and increased value during every interaction.
With over 40 years of director experience at Star & Associates, our clients deal exclusively with senior-level experts.
Because no one cares like we do...
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CPA, MAICD, JP, FGIA, NTAAF
Luke has over 21 years of finance and accounting experience in Sydney, London and Minneapolis with leading financial institutions.
Luke provides expert taxation, accounting and business services advice. He manages his clients' investment concerns and their acquisition and financing of properties and businesses.
Luke is a Member of Certified Practising Accountants Australia, a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a Registered Tax Agent and a Justice of the Peace. Luke has provided our clients with oversight and assistance of their corporate governance and secretarial requirements which has earned him Fellow status with the Governance Institute of Australia.
Luke has an intimate knowledge of a wide range of accounting systems, tax structuring, is a qualified MYOB certified consultant and an external examiner for the NSW Law society
Luke focuses on building strong working relationships with his clients to achieve the best outcomes.
Cherry is our Tax Partner and brings over 20 years of professional accounting experience.
Cherry is responsible for the management and strategic direction of the firm and providing business and tax advisory services for clients who operate cross a wide range of industries, including property development and construction, hospitality, technology and professional services.
Cherry has a meticulous and cost conscious approach and strives to achieve the best outcome for our clients.
She has a solid knowledge of taxation law and achieved 3rd place in Australia in the taxation component of her CPA studies.
Cherry is a Member of Certified Practising Accountants Australia and a Registered Tax Agent.
CPA, MPAcc, GradDipTax
Vivian is a Senior Accountant and brings over 15 years of valuable business services and taxation experience to Star & Associates, including experience at a global top 4 accounting firm. Vivian's enthusiasm for tax is recognised by her attainment of the Graduate Diploma of Taxation in The University of Sydney. Vivian graduated from a MBA in professional accounting and is a Member of Certified Practising Accountants Australia.
Vivian has a comprehensive knowledge of Xero, MYOB and other accounting systems and is an important resource for our clients in the financial control of their business.
Lillian is our Accounts and Administrative Manager and has nearly 15 years experience in key accounting and operational roles. She brings a dedicated and professional attitude to servicing our clients' requirements.
Lillian holds a Masters in Professional Accounting and a certificate of bookkeeping and has an extensive knowledge of accounting systems to assist our clients with all of their administrative, bookkeeping, corporate administration & compliance requirements.
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