At Inspicio – a separate division of Whitson Dawson – our auditing team provides an independent audit service for business managers, board members of associations and directors of companies.
The Inspicio audit team believes every organisation is unique, which is we why tailor our services to each client’s financial reporting and regulatory requirements.
Our core services include:
We work to enhance the reliability of information prepared by our clients for use by government organisations, funding bodies, and other stakeholders. When our team works on tax returns with self-managed super funds, we carry out an independent audit to take a look at all the completed information, ensuring it can be approved and pass through to the ATO.
Our Inspicio audit team will approve and sign off on all documents, ensuring everything is correct. All information to be submitted is always double-checked by someone else on the team, ensuring that all specialised and crucial information is 100% accurate, secure, and always on point.
The Team at Inspicio
David Whitson (B. Com, FCPA, CTA, SMSF Auditor)
Director David completed his Commerce Degree at University of Queensland in 2000. He is a Tax Institute Member and Chartered Tax Advisor. David obtained his qualified CPA status in 2004, achieving three distinctions and two high distinctions in Taxation and Strategic Management Accounting. He has set about building his own client base across several different industries including the sugar industry, mining services, grazing, hospitality, tourism, construction, and retail. David believes that our audit clients can achieve successful outcomes for their organisations with the technical expertise and customer service provided by Inspicio, which sets the firm apart from others.
Ian Fanning (B. Com, CPA)
Ian completed a Bachelor of Commerce Degree through James Cook University in 1988 and gained his CPA qualification in 2012, achieving a high distinction in Taxation. Ian is a born and bred local from a cane farming family. He has a diverse range of skills and experience in taxation, audits, superannuation, SMSF audits, and accounting. Ian is easy to work with, and continually researches and enhances his technical knowledge of the industry.
Chris Breckell (B. Com, CPA)
Chris is a born and bred local from a business family. He completed a Bachelor of Commerce Degree through James Cook University in Townsville in 1990 and is CPA qualified since 2010. He is experienced in individual, partnerships, company, and trust accounting for a variety of industries, as well as audits. Chris has a down-to-earth approach to all client matters.