John Cleary, Director
John Cleary is one of three directors of WMC Accounting. Highly skilled and educated in accounting, auditing and finance, John holds an Associate Diploma in Business Studies, a Bachelor of Commerce, and is a registered CPA. He is a registered Tax Agent, registered SMSF Auditor and rounds out his qualifications with a Diploma of Financial Planning to become an Authorised Representative of SMSF Advisors Network. It is the application of this specialised knowledge that sets John apart from others in the accounting and business sphere, and as Director, John has instilled the values of leadership and service excellence across the entire practice, ensuring that our vision is upheld by all staff.
John and his team specialise in high-wealth individuals, self-managed superannuation funds and construction industry accounting. Additionally, John is committed to servicing all facets of individual, partnership, trust and company taxation compliance, strategic and tax planning, ensuring that individuals and businesses are looking to the future to maximise wealth creation. He supports the use of cloud based accounting software so that information can be disseminated as and when needed, allowing him to give real-time advice to clients on their business operations.
John favours working on complex accounting issues to achieve tax minimisation and asset protection. He ensures quality control standards are maintained by reviewing work performed by team members, to achieve the best outcomes for clients. It is his professional goal to attract small to medium businesses to WMC Accounting.
John serves on the board of St Joseph's College, establishing policy and strategic direction for the school community and sits on the Finance and Planning Committee, capitalizing on his knowledge as a leading accountant within the Geelong community.
Qualifications: Associate Diploma in Business Studies, Diploma of Financial Planning, Bachelor of Commerce, CPA
Registrations: Registered Tax Agent, Registered SMSF Auditor