Gary Douglas

Partner, Business Services


Gary is a Partner in the Melbourne Business Services team. Gary has more than 25 years of experience in a specialist tax, business services and corporate finance services with a strong presence in the SME market, as well as managing significant family business clients.

Gary provides advice on a broad range of business, tax and accounting issues from business and tax structures, tax compliance and consulting to a range of SMEs and corporates incorporating tax, CGT. GST, FBT and specialist areas. He has been the lead advisor on a number of transactions in the SME market which have included due diligence, procurement of purchasers and negotiations.


  • Strategic planning and business plan facilitations
  • Business advisory
  • Structuring for acquisitions and disposals
  • Tax compliance and consulting
  • Family business advisory


  • Manufacturing
  • FMCG/distribution
  • Catering/event management
  • Food industry
  • Wholesale sporting and leisure goods
  • Agriculture
  • Research and development
  • Automotive


  • Bachelor of Economics – Monash University
  • Master of Taxation – Melbourne University


  • Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • Tax Institute of Australia
  • Accredited Advisor, Family Business Australia