Our expert film production accountants work primarily with producers to ensure suppliers, cast and crew are paid, and the financial side of a project is well managed.

We provide accounting and bookkeeping services which cover a wide range of accounts production, ensuring the financial stability of any creative project.


Production Accounting For Media Projects

Our production accountants can assist with all media projects, from feature films to television, web, and animation projects.

We manage expense payments for all stages of production, and provide regular reports to ensure your project stays within budget. Having specialised production budget accounting reduces risk, and increases your chances of receiving funding and the Producer Offset.

Above The Line are a Xero partner, and our accountants also have a wealth of experience with MYOB, Quickbooks, Sage One and other industry specific software.


Payroll Processing And Reporting For All Media Projects

We provide services for payroll within film and tv production including:

  • Superannuation
  • Annual leave
  • Report production
  • Liaising with the Australian Tax Office
  • Worker’s compensation insurance

Cost Report Preparation For Investors, Offset Cash-Flow Lenders And Screen Australia

When accounting for film production companies, we cover a range of reports and services which are specific to production budget accounting:

  • Preparation of weekly cost report
  • Connection with companies for provision of offset loans
  • Funding applications with Screen Australia
  • Handling of reporting regulations once a grant is received

Assistance With Business Planning

Our film and TV accountants are experienced in developing a business plan specific to your project goals.

We can take you step by step through your business plan, ensuring you cover all the essentials required by a funding body.


Preparation Of Financial Statements And Performance Analysis

Our accounts production team will prepare all of your financial statements, and provide a record of:

  • Your current financial position and performance
  • Your overall income and expenditure
  • Performance analysis in relation to the budget

Assistance With Annual Bookkeeping

Our film and TV accountants recognise the fundamental importance of good bookkeeping, especially in an industry so versatile.

We use Xero professional accounting solutions to ensure you receive all deductions, as well as keeping track of all relevant financial transactions.

Our bookkeeping services provide you with account management, billing and invoices, expense reporting and payroll.

For us as specialised production accountants, keeping track of your finances is a breeze. It allows us to focus on the number crunching, while our producers do what they do best.

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Budgeting & Finance

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