WA still has the highest average cost of tax return services across Australia. Based on figures recorded by ServiceSeeking.com.au, the state retained the average rate of tax return experts from FY14. WA residents can still expect to pay around $120/hr for regular tax return services.
However, the state's residents might want to take advantage of budget services this financial year. The site's pricing data revealed that the budget rate of tax return experts in WA dropped by 16% — it's now at $86/hr. Premium rates also went down, and they're now at $122.50/hr.
While WA retained the average price of tax return services from FY14, other states saw lower prices this financial year. Tas had the largest decrease at 56%, followed by Qld which had a 27% price drop. ACT also recorded a downward movement in the average cost of hiring tax return accountants. The territory's residents are now enjoying average rates that are 21% lower than last year's average price.
It's easy to get quotes from the best tax return businesses in WA. Simply post your job on the site and you can expect around five quotes within hours after your job is posted.