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Average cost of tax agent services in NSW

Now is a great time to hire a professional tax agent in NSW as average hourly prices for personal tax returns and advice in the state dipped by 18%.

According to’s recent pricing data, tax return experts in the state are charging $14/hr less on the average in FY15 than they did in the year prior. This means that from $80/hr in FY14, the average cost of a taxation service is now down to $66/hr for this financial year.

The budget rate for personal tax return services also dipped this year. From around $45/hr in the previous year, the budget rate dropped by 33% to roughly $30/hr for the current year.

Tax agents’ rates across Australia

The figures reveal that there’s a downward trend in the average cost of tax return services in Australia in FY15. Aside from NSW, four other states and one territory also experienced a downturn in the average fee this year. The data also shows that only one state—WA—retained its average hourly tax return rate over the past financial year.

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If you want to receive quotes, simply post your job on the site. You’ll be able to get quick estimates from up to 12 businesses on Also, feel free to check out the site’s list of the top tax agents in NSW.

Published: October 20, 2015 05:04PM
Updated: August 1, 2017