Chris Hochman has been a Darwin resident for 50 years and has a wealth of experience in the accounting, taxation and consulting fields. Prior to joining Lowrys, Chris was a Senior Manager with “Big 4” international accounting practices Ernst & Young and Deloitte in Darwin. He has over 25 years of practical experience and professional qualifications & memberships include: Associate, Institute of Chartered Accountants, and Registered Tax Agent. Chris previously ran his own practice and is keenly aware of difficulties faced by small business owners.
The senior management team of Lowrys in particular are all long term and respected Darwin residents who have been providing quality services to clients for many years. We work with associations, individuals, business entities and their management teams, helping them to turn dreams and ideas into thriving or expanded businesses through adopting an holistic approach.
Factors which differentiate Lowrys Accountants from other accounting firms in the Northern Territory include:
Lowrys understand the importance of client confidentiality, and the privacy of individuals associated with clients. All employees joining the firm are required to sign a confidentiality undertaking and well understand any breach would be viewed most seriously. Lowrys is also covered by appropriate Professional Indemnity & Public Liability Insurance, and Certificates of Currency are available to be viewed at any time.
We work with you the client, in preparing a plan that is optimistic, but achievable.
The current COVID crisis has resulted in many businesses requiring assistance. We are in a position to assist you, your business and your mortgage broker.
We have extensive contacts with legal practitioners, financial planning, and estate planners. We liaise with clients and representatives to achieve the desired estate plan.
We will work with you to obtain your best tax result within the existing taxation laws.
We provide audit and valuation services upon request. We are happy to provide an Expression of Interest for all external auditing services. Lowrys currently provide audit services across the entire Northern Territory, including Kununurra and the Pilbara Region in Western Australia
Business Administration Manager
Yes, we currently do audits on a variety of entities including Not for Profits
A Free No obligation quote and scale of fees can be provided after examination of clients record.
We will provide financial advice in relation to your business accounting and taxation affairs. We are not financial planners and cannot offer investment advice. We do have excellent relationships with financial planners and are happy to coordinate with existing or new financial planners.