Michael Steele

Michael Steele

Partner, Business Services, Tax & Advisory

Food & Agribusiness | Retail

Planning & Business Growth | Tax & Compliance


Michael is a Tax & Advisory Partner with BDO in Cairns.

Michael specialises in accounting and taxation services to a range of small to medium sized businesses including the provision of services to companies, trusts, partnerships and sole traders operating in a wide range of industries. He has advised numerous family businesses on inter-generational business transfers, as well as business growth. Michael also supports clients with business planning, budgeting and cash flow.

Michael’s clients appreciate his level of commitment to their businesses and willingness to go above and beyond in order to meet service commitments.

Michael commenced as a practising accountant in 1990 and was appointed Partner of BDO in 2002. 


  • Business advisory
  • Taxation compliance & advice
  • Goods & Services Tax
  • Tax planning
  • Applications for business finance
  • Growth advisory


  • Property & construction
  • Family business
  • Retail
  • Agribusiness
  • Professional practice


  • Bachelor of Commerce
  • Chartered Accountant


  • Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand