Background

David Johnston commenced an accountancy cadetship in 1979 with a medium sized firm of Chartered Accountants in Brisbane. He completed a Bachelor of Business (Accountancy) at the Queensland University of Technology specialising in the areas of taxation and accounting.

David worked for large and small accounting firms over the last thirty-five years gaining broad exposure to and knowledge about the accounting and tax needs of a wide range of individual and business clients. In particular, a major group of clients that David serviced were medical, dental and allied health professionals.

In May 2011, after diversifying his experience by working in commercial accountancy roles for a number of years David chose to return to public accounting and establish his own accounting services business in Buderim, Queensland – David Johnston Accountancy Services.

As a qualified trainer, David also adds value to his clients businesses by providing training in accounting software and bookkeeping. David holds a Certificate IV in Training & Assessment.

COMMITMENT TO QUALITY

As a member of the Institute of Public Accountants and the National Tax & Accountants’ Association David Johnston Accountancy Services offers its clients a personal, high quality service backed up by current, relevant industry knowledge and professional support.

David Johnston is a Registered Tax Agent and as such is obligated and regulated to comply with strict continuing professional education requirements which ensures his clients receive tax and accounting advice they can trust.

COMMUNITY ENGAGEMENT

A keen tennis player, David also enjoys the challenge of public speaking, is a member of the Sunshine Coast Toastmaster’s Club and he is currently serving as an Executive on the Club Board. David also holds a Diploma of Applied Science (Community & Human Service) and he worked in the human services field for four years as a Youth Worker. David has an active interest in volunteering and giving back to the community and is a member of the Rotary Club of Buderim, serving on its Board over the last two years in the role of Youth Director and currently as Treasurer.