Legal and Real Estate Trust Audits

Bottrell Business Consultants are experienced in audit and annual compliance requirements of legal and real estate trust accounts. We also assist several accounting firms with their annual trust account audit.

Law Firms

Under the Legal Profession Act 2004 and Legal Profession Regulation 2005 law firms are required to have their Solicitor’s Trust Account examined by an approved external examiner annually and  an “External Examiner’s Report” submitted to the Law Society of New South Wales.  The Law Society requests that the External Examiners Report be lodged by 31 May each year to ensure processing and any matters arising may be addressed within the financial year.

Bottrell Business Consultants have accredited examiners in-house to help with all of your audit needs. We have extensive experience in managing and auditing trust accounts. Consequently we are able to offer you a streamlined service in a cost-effective manner with minimal disruptions to your office and your staff.

As a client of Bottrell Business Consultants you will receive professional service from experienced staff that will meet all audit deadlines, provide advice on compliance matters, and prepare all the required financial reporting documentation for you.

Real Estate Agents and Property Managers

Real Estate Agents and property managers maintaining trust accounts are required to have these audited annually by Department of Fair Trading in NSW.

Bottrell Business Consultants have qualified accountants to help with all of your audit needs. We have extensive experience in managing and auditing trust accounts. Consequently we are able to offer you a streamlined service in a cost-effective manner with minimal disruptions to your office and your staff.

As a client of Bottrell Business Consultants you will receive professional service from experienced staff that will meet all audit deadlines, provide advice on compliance matters, and prepare all the required financial reporting documentation for you.