Clare Petrie, Associate Director, Tax

Clare Petrie

Associate Director, Tax


+61 7 3237 5841


Clare is a tax Associate Director with BDO in Brisbane. Clare has spent more than 20 years in the chartered accounting profession, providing taxation and business advisory services to a diverse range of businesses across a wide-ranging variety of industries, including childcare, property developers, software developers and logistic providers.

Clare enjoys working side-by-side with her clients to help them in building their businesses, managing their taxation obligations and maximising business opportunities. She has supported clients throughout the business cycle – establishing new businesses, restructuring existing operations, planning for business successions and managing the business sale process.


  • Accounting & advice to businesses
  • Taxation compliance & advice
  • Income Tax
  • Fringe Benefits Tax
  • Business structuring
  • Growth advisory


  • Family business
  • High net worth individuals
  • Childcare Providers
  • Logistic Operators
  • Property Development

Key assignments

  • Treasury Assistance – manage the treasury role of several large private groups to monitor taxation obligations.
  • Structuring – assist in restructuring existing logistics group to achieve commercial objectives in line with future exit strategy and acquisition strategy.


  • Bachelor of Business
  • Chartered Accountant
  • Graduate Certificate in Innovation and Entrepreneurship - University of Adelaide


  • Member of the Taxation Institute