BBO Consulting

Business Advisory Tax | Accounting 

Would you like to improve your business’ profitability?

Finding Solutions to your Business Problems

BBO Consulting is passionate about finding solutions to your business problems. With our strong finance, business and strategic experience we are uniquely placed to work with you to improve profitability and performance, enhance cash flow and help start-ups.

We service retail, wholesale and distribution businesses with turnover between R50-200m, and help start-ups get their business up and running as fast as possible by eliminating the red tape.

Our goal is to make your business more profitable, without unnecessary cash flow headaches.

BBO Consulting is led by Kevin Backhouse, a seasoned professional with qualifications including CA (SA), CIMA, and MBA . Our team, including Antoinette Barnardo, a qualified Chartered Company Secretary and Registered Tax Practitioner, possesses diverse expertise gained through years of senior finance and commercial roles.

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  • Velocity – improving business profitability and cash flow.
  • Independent non-executive director, valuations, due diligence and coaching.
  • Business strategy and risk workshops.

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Individual Tax:

  • SARS eFiling, income tax calculations, compliance, and financial immigration.


Company Tax:

  • Tax practitioner services covering income tax, VAT, dividends withholding tax, and more for compliance.

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  • Migrating to cloud-based accounting
  • Monthly reporting for internal and external stakeholders
  • Independent review of Annual Financial Statements
  • Preparation of Annual Financial Statements (AFS)

Company Secretarial

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  • Tailor-made packages for new company registrations, from basic to premium services.
  • Managing annual returns, changes to directors, drafting resolutions, and handling share certificates.

Meet Our Expert Team for all your Business Advisory, Tax and Compliance Needs

Kevin Backhouse, our founder and director, holds CA (SA), CIMA, and MBA qualifications, with extensive experience in senior financial roles since his early days at KPMG in 2007.

Antoinette Barnardo, our qualified Chartered Company Secretary and Registered Tax Practitioner with SARS, has ascended through the ranks since 2002, excelling in senior financial management. Explore further details about Kevin and Antoinette’s backgrounds, expertise, and credentials on our website.

Why choose us?

We have the financial and strategic expertise across multiple sectors that can assist you with any business challenge you might be dealing with. We use our expertise to find solutions to your problems.

We are not your traditional accountants or consultants. We are approachable, we are warm, we are authentic. We believe our authentic and relaxed approach results in deeper, mutually beneficial long-term relationships with our clients, and allows us to truly understand our clients’ businesses and problems.

Underpinning our service is integrity. This ensures your business and individual compliance issues are managed, our service levels are excellent and more importantly your business’ risks are managed effectively.

At BBO Consulting, we have extensive expertise in serving clients across the retail, wholesale and distribution sectors. We understand the unique challenges faced by businesses and are passionate about adding value to our clients. Our adaptability and industry insight give us a competitive edge, helping clients thrive.

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Let us act as your professional tax practioner, your trusted accountant, and your valued business advisor.