With us, your dollars make sense.


Tally Up - Bookkeeping, BAS, compliance and profit planning. For tradies and service providers in the Sutherland Shire.

We specialise in bookkeeping that makes your business finances your biggest strength, instead of your worst nightmare.

If you’re a tradie or service provider looking for tailored XERO or QuickBooks bookkeeping services in Australia, we have all the skills, qualifications and experience to give you:

  • Accurate, ATO compliant bookkeeping services
  • BAS without the BS
  • Straightforward, easy to understand support and finance chat
  • More time up your sleeve
  • A plan to get more money in your wallet
  • The freedom to enjoy life and focus on what you do best.

Stop trying to be the jack (or Jill!) of all trades and throw your books at us. 

We have FINALLY found a full service bookkeeping professional after struggling with other subpar services for years. The knowledge and help provided by Tally Up has not only given us peace of mind, but we actually feel in control of our company after a long period of uncertainty. We cannot thank Sue and her team enough for their persistence and positive attitude for helping us so much with our company.

Heath Stephenson,

HS Built Owner

We're not just about balancing books, we're about balancing lives.

Being the boss shouldn’t feel like a burden. Running a business can feel like sprinting a marathon and we all know that’s not sustainable.  We understand success isn’t only about compliance, profit or growing your business bigger and bigger!

We’ll listen to your definition of success and figure out how we can help you get there. 

Maybe you want to do school pick up, enjoy a holiday, or stop taking jobs your gut tells you to tap out from, just to put money in the bank. 

Our tailored bookkeeping services help sutherland shire business OWNERS do just that.  

Our bookkeeping is for tradies and service providers who believe there's a smarter way to run their business- but don't know where to start.

Why choose Tally Up Bookkeeping?

  • We have a team of Australian based bookkeepers, registered BAS agents and a Profit First professional
  • We do online bookkeeping for clients Australia wide
  • If you're local, you're welcome to come to our office in Sutherland for those times you want to catch up face to face
  • We're a Gold Xero Partner, an advanced QuickBooks Intuit Advisor, registered with the Tax Practitioners Board and an Australian Bookkeepers Network member
  • You get more than basic bookkeeping, with tailored services and profit planning if you want it
  • We're really good humans
  • We'll care about your business like it's our own

Does any of this sound familiar?

If you’re nodding your head or reaching for the tissues to mop up your tears – we want to hear from you.

Here's what they said ...
Go on - get down to Bunnings for a snag, spend time with your people, catch a wave, kick a ball, have a coupla coldies instead of doing all of the above on top of your day job. You deserve it.

PS. Like your other half says…they miss your face.

(If you want to be in the good books we don’t recommend getting them to do your bookkeeping stuff either!)

Since 2005, Tally Up Bookkeeping has been turning frowns upside down for tradies and service providers.

Look at those faces, have you ever seen a bunch of people happier to take over the most tedious, time sucking part of your business? 

They’re a mix of bookkeepers, registered BAS agents and profit planners but they all share the love of a good laugh, solid values and client care.

Let them help you use your numbers strategically to help you get, and stay ahead, minus the stress. 

Count your blessings, not your beans
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HERE’S A QUESTION WE GET ASKED A LOT…

What’s the difference between a bookkeeper and an accountant?

A bookkeeper handles day to day finances for your business. Think sales, expenses, income and bottomline. They can work with you all year to keep your finances in order.

An accountant provides tax advice and lodges your annual returns.

We reduced a client’s tax debt by 200K.

Yup you read that right! One of our tradies wives was DIY-ing the books and paying triple the requirement to the ATO. The accountant didn’t pick it up but we did. We reconciled the accounts, lodged revised BAS and reduced their debt. Then the business flourished and grew.   

We’ve helped hundreds of business owners just like you make sense of a task they thought was impossible. Getting their business finances in order and keeping them that way.

Meet some clients

Bros. Built expert bathroom renovations
POC plumbing and roofing
Chilli Power Computing
Adelle Louise Diamonds
The Baird Institute, applied heart and lung surgical research
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Ready to take your books and business to smooth operator level? Smart choice!

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Ready to take your books and business to smooth operator level? Smart choice!

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Ready to take your books and business to smooth operator level? Smart choice!

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Ready to take your books and business to smooth operator level? Smart choice!