Firm Profile

At Crowley Calvert & Holmes, accountants and business consultants of Palm Beach, Queensland, we pride ourselves on being friendly and accessible. Private client access is the focus for our business, as has been espoused by our partners for over 25 years. A dedicated team of client managers are on hand to service the specific needs of our business based clientele. As small to medium sized business accounting specialists our aim is to understand your business in order to deliver peace of mind and to make your vision a reality.

Crowley Calvert & Holmes understand the challenges you face, from making effective business decisions to maximise your business and personal net wealth. Our comprehensive approach includes benchmarking, cashflow forecasting, tax minimisation plans, business-information processing and management, business succession, business consulting services, strategic advice and superannuation services.

Our firm employs experienced and motivated individuals who strive to provide a high level of service. Our team of accountants on the Gold Coast are provided with continual professional development to keep abreast of new trends, policies and procedures. Our focus is on our clients, ensuring that every effort is made to provide client service excellence.

We take the time to listen to our clients and translate observations into practical, useful recommendations to help businesses prosper and grow. We endeavour to explain and minimise the complexity of any situation by using clear and simple terminology. Our objective is to provide timely reporting together with sound advice and, where appropriate, provide financial planning advice to meet your needs now and in the future as your business or personal goals change.

Ross Calvert | Director B Bus CA JP (Qld)

Ross is currently the managing partner of the firm and has nearly 30 years experience in public practice, the last 13 years as a principal of CC&H.

He has wide experience in accounting and taxation, business valuations, business planning, superannuation and audit. Audit clients include licensed clubs, community and sporting organisations and trust accounts.

Ross is involved with the surf lifesaving movement and is an active patrolling member. He is also a Queensland Reds rugby tragic.

Ross is assisted by a team of highly experienced client managers Ann Anderson, Heather Baguley, Deborah Barter, Kate Flanagan, Mark Shuker and Claire Hembling.

Pat Crowley

Pat started the firm over 25 years ago after 15 years with the Australian Taxation Office.

The experience and expertise gained during those 30 years has made a substantial contribution to the firm and to the development of a diverse tax and business client base.

Pat has recently stepped down as a director and now consults back to the firm with a particular focus in the Self Managed Super Fund area.

He also continues his association with CC&H through a minority shareholder interest and through his work with our associated Financial Planning practice.

Pat is currently devoting his new found free time to more time with family, including his beautiful grandchildren, some travel and a lifelong struggle with the game of golf.

Business Services

Whether starting up a new business from scratch, buying an existing one or simply in need of advice, our team specialises in all aspects of helping small business owners.


Accounting, Tax & Audit

Our team of Gold Coast Accountants have extensive experience in helping our business clients to manage their ongoing tax planning, advice and submission requirements.


Self Managed Super Funds

Self Managed Super Funds offer flexible investment alternatives for those holding reasonable super entitlements. We can help you with setting up a fund and with understanding the important compliance requirements.