We have first-hand knowledge of the challenges freight forwarding businesses face on a day-to-day basis.

HLB Mann Judd has a significant number of customs broking and freight forwarding clients across Australia and internationally, ranging from large multinational businesses through to small family businesses. Our breadth of experience and industry knowledge ensures we are able to understand and advise on the financial and operational drivers of the freight forwarding sector.

How we help clients

Some of the operational, accounting and taxation-related growth solutions we provide include:

Audit & assurance services

  • Ongoing statutory audit
  • Process improvement control review
  • Special reviews
  • Fraud prevention strategies
  • Internal audit services

Business & corporate advisory services

  • Reporting and forecasting
  • Performance analysis
  • Executive and management support
  • Succession planning
  • Lending and finance function reviews
  • ASIC compliance
  • Board reporting, advice and guidance
  • Setting up a business in Australia and advice on appropriate structuring

Tax consulting services

  • Income and indirect tax compliance including the deferred GST method
  • Corporate structuring
  • Tax advice and implementation including assistance with international tax issues
  • Tax risk management
  • R&D Tax Incentive credits
  • Year-end tax planning


Industry snapshot

Steve Grivas from HLB Sydney has worked with the customs broking and freight forwarding sector for over 20 years. In this short video, Steve shares how he partners with clients to provide practical and realistic solutions.