We help businesses grow

Working with startups and high growth SMEs
Bookkeeping | Payroll | Accounting | Tax | R&D | Virtual CFO | Valuation

"Standard Ledger’s streamlined bookkeeping services just work, seamlessly."
Charlie Hamer
"We’re a startup, and these guys 'get it' and just get stuff done. They are making the complicated simple."
Michelle Nazarri
"Standard Ledger has been instrumental in helping us formulate our structures and financial models."
Ajeet Singh
Founder & Director

Bookkeeping & Payroll

We can train and set you up or just do your bookkeeping for you. Your government obligations will be met. Your people paid. Done.


Tax Services

You don’t know when to lodge GST, VAT or tax returns. But we do. And we can help you with tax-effective structuring and expanding overseas.


R&D Tax

We can help you access government R&D tax benefits and even pre-finance expected refunds.


virtual CFO / FD

Not ready for your own CFO or FD? No worries. We can deliver regular reporting and advice, provide startup valuations and prepare you for capital raising.


We keep good company

As well as our accounting skills, it’s our connections that can come in handy for you. From the right lawyers to grant advisers, insurance brokers and investors – we can help get you where you need to go.


We get it – every cent counts. So you’ll always know what our services involve and how much they’ll cost.


We’ve worked hard to set fair rates that scale as you grow. They reflect the work we do for you – nothing more, nothing less.

Automated billing

Monthly automatic billing with no lock-ins for our bookkeeping, accounting and virtual CFO services.

Pay on preparation

Our tax and advisory services are paid automatically when we deliver the work. Simple, fair and efficient.


Our experience suits yours

Our directors have experience in accounting firms, venture capital firms and at the coalface inside startups and high growth SMEs. That’s how we know what you need early on, what you need when you grow and how to help you do that.

Remco Marcelis
Managing Partner and Founder
Michael Budnow

Your finance blog

You don’t have time to read. Except for blogs with finance and funding advice to help you scale and grow, right? Right?

The Startup Founder’s Guide to Startup Funding – Inner Sections

The Startup Founder’s Guide to Startup Funding Jump to The startup funding life cycle Funding sources Real life stories How to prepare for fundraising How this guide can help you This guide is especially for earlier stage startups. You’ve most likely already put your own money in  and maybe you’ve also done a friends and […]

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R&D tax for software development

Your breakdown on the changes to R&D tax for software development.

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