At BeLLCORP, we believe that numbers should be simple.
At BeLLCORP, we believe that numbers should be simple. Because simple does not mean dumb- in fact, quite the opposite. Our aim is to realign your attention to your products and your customers, not your admin and accounts. While we aren’t new to the accounting scene (established in 1992), our way of thinking is anything but old school.
We believe in building and protecting your wealth, via sound strategies and an attention to detail. Our accountants are experts in personal taxation matters, gurus in all things small business and financially savy when it comes to self-managed super funds.
Talk to us about
- fixed-fee pricing (no one likes to guess);
- a business-intelligence first focus (not a compliance-first focus); and
- business streamlining (we’re quality over quantity people)
Scroll to meet our team
Jeff Bell / B.Com CPA JP
Jeff is a Certified Practising Accountant and the deputy chair of the Newcastle & Hunter Region CPA branch. He is an alumni of the University of Newcastle and a Justice of the Peace. He is also a registered SMSF auditor with an acute knowledge of the superannuation industry.
When not working on client growth and development, you’re likely to find him out on the water or at the beach. Jeff is also a bit of a wine buff who enjoys the produce of the Hunter Valley, and a keen social tennis player.
Adam Hoskins / B.Com CA
Adam holds a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Newcastle, Diploma of Financial Planning and a Graduate Diploma of Applied Finance. Adam is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Australia & New Zealand.
Outside of work, Adam has a keen interest in cars and a young family he enjoys spending time with on the weekends.
Bernadette Smyth / B Com, B Fin, CPA
Bernadette was never a typical accountant and has taken to previous roles in mining services, pharmaceutical, health insurance and industry with an entrepreneurial mindset. Previously held roles in charitable organisations have seen her function across finance, operations, fundraising, procurement, marketing and systems.
A philanthropist at heart, Bernadette is the Chair of the CPA Australia Newcastle & Hunter Branch and Chair of the Bean Counters Ball committee. She also holds a position on the CPA Australia Global NFP Network.
Away from the office you’ll find Bernadette either walking her dog, searching for the best pie in NSW or enjoying hiking trips. Such a fan of hiking, she’s signed up to the University of Newcastle Ikara-Flinders Ranges Challenge in September 2019.
Callan Hutchinson / B.Com B.Bus
Callan is an expert in international business and inventory management and has a keen interest in self-managed superannuation funds and their investment strategies. He manages our SMSF administration department and is a key support member to Jeff’s small-business team.
Out of the office, you’ll find Callan at a local rugby union club where he is treasurer, or spending time in his small business at Maitland. He also enjoys craft beer, a wide array of sports, and exploring new places and cultures.
Samantha joined the team with a wealth of experience in both accounting and financial planning offices.
Sam is blessed with two children and outside of work hours, she enjoys spending time with her family. Sam has a love of horses and has three which her and her family enjoy riding on the weekends.
Danae is uniquely enabled to assist our business customers as she comes from a background of small business experience, and she understands the unique challenges that owners face every day.
Kristin Bell / B.Bus M.Teach
Kristin is a key driver of growth within our businesses and is driven to continually improve our processes and maximise the benefits of technology.
Outside of work hours, Kristin enjoys the piano, keeping fit and live theatre.
Why is BeLLCORP different?
Are you searching for an accounting and tax professional for your business or yourself?
Are you looking for a trusted advisor and business partner to guide your journey towards bold business growth?
Are you in need of the expertise of an experienced CFO for a specific project?
BeLLCORP is in a unique position to be able to address all the above scenarios. We also provide bookkeeping services, in-house finance solutions, and are proud to call ourselves SMSF specialists. We believe in providing a holistic service to add more value to our clients, and equip them to achieve brilliant outcomes.
We don’t just think outside the box; we dismantle the box and re-arrange it to create a bolder service offering than a traditional accounting practice. This stems from our staff having real world experience in running businesses themselves; they have an entrepreneurial mindset, coupled with a sound knowledge base.
Recently we received some great feedback from a new client who had this to say: “I can actually talk to you. You actually understand my business, and this is the first time I’ve spoken to you! With my old accountant I had to explain this 3 times over.”
Ready to chase brilliant outcomes? Get in touch via phone or email.
Testimonials from our clients
BeLLCORP has been a valuable asset to our business over the past five years. They have provided us with expertise and advice in all areas of accounting and business coaching: extremely responsive and always available to help. We offer our highest recommendations for anyone seeking a professional accounting firm.
Jarrod & Noni – Sucker Punch Design
“BeLLCORP Accountants make the tough parts of accounting seem simple.
Jeff and the Bellcorp team have been looking after my personal and Bookkeeping Practice affairs for the past few years. I can rest easy knowing my clients are in good hands with the Bellcorp Team”
Kay Laws – KML Bookkeeping
“When I started my business I found the information that was available to small businesses vast and overwhelming.
I met Jeff at a local business event and decided to engage BeLLCORP to assist with the maze of info. Jeff’s humour (whilst still always being professional) and genuine nature gave me confidence in his professional ability and integrity.”
Emily Wilson – Rumble Social
Our business is growing rapidly and before BeLLCORP it had been difficult navigating the taxation and financial implications of that growth.
BeLLCORP have helped me make sense of it all and have been instrumental in allowing me to realise the maximum benefit of that growth.