Clever Cow specialises in providing bookkeeping services exclusively for the construction industry. Our team of experienced bookkeepers, BAS agents, and Finance Managers understands the unique requirements and processes involved in the building industry. This expertise allows us to deliver efficient and accurate bookkeeping, payroll, BAS, and reporting tailored to your construction business.


1. Comprehensive Bookkeeping Service

Our bookkeeping service handles a range of essential financial tasks for your construction business, that ensure your financial records are accurate, up-to-date and well organised, providing you with a clear picture of your business and project finances.  Includes:

  • Reconciliation
  • Accounts payable
  • Job performance tracking
  • Progress claims
  • Collections
  • Invoicing


2. Compliance Reporting & Record Keeping

Stay compliant with industry-specific legislation and reporting requirements. Our services cover:

  • BAS (Business Activity Statements)
  • IAS (Income Activity Statements)
  • STP (Single Touch Payroll)
  • Payroll tax
  • Fuel tax credits
  • Wages declaration
  • Superannuation
  • TPAR (Taxable Payments Annual Report)
  • Subcontractors
  • End-of-financial-year tasks


3. Payroll Processing for Construction Industry Awards

Managing payroll under construction awards and legislation is complex. Our team stays current with relevant awards and regulations for both employees and subcontractors so you have the confidence that your payroll is compliant.  Includes:

  • Timesheets
  • Payroll processing
  • Leave entitlements
  • Superannuation
  • Workers Compensation
  • Apprentices


Expert Support from Qualified and Experienced Professionals

Our team consists of skilled bookkeepers, BAS agents, and Finance Managers with in-depth knowledge of accounting, legislation, and compliance reporting. We understand the unique challenges faced by construction businesses, providing expert guidance and support.

Tailored Solutions for the Construction Industry

We exclusively focus on the building sector, and leverage our specialised knowledge to provide solutions that address the specific needs of construction businesses, including:

  • Project-based accounting
  • Contract management
  • Subcontracting
  • Payments
  • Job costing


Confidence in Compliant Accounts and Reporting

Compliance is a major challenge in the construction industry due to its complexity. At Clever Cow, we prioritise compliance, ensuring your financial records and reporting are aligned with regulations. Our team maintains accurate and compliant accounts, preparing and submitting all essential reports and declarations on time.

Increased Efficiency with Streamlined Processes

We are dedicated to improving efficiency by leveraging our expertise in bookkeeping and extensive experience with construction financial processes. This is achieved through:

  • Streamlining workflows
  • Implementing best practices
  • Utilising technology