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At Roy & Carswell we are committed to forming close partnerships with our clients, enabling us to understand your unique situation and customise the assistance we provide to suit your requirements. Our services are wide ranging, personalised & always provided with the aim to add value.

Our team is highly qualified and experienced but more importantly we are enthusiastic, proactive, approachable and we speak in a language that you understand.

Our services are typically suitable for:

  • Small/family businesses, across a wide range of industries
  • Medium sized businesses including large private companies
  • Individuals with investments (e.g. shares, property, term deposits) including investments held via trusts and other vehicles
  • Self-funded retirees
  • Self-managed Superannuation Funds (SMSFs)
  • Family trusts
  • Testamentary trusts

With Roy & Carswell you can be confident in our ability & comfortable with our friendly team.


Meet The Partners

Michael Roy FCA

Director - CTA

Michael has over 40 years experience in Chartered Accountancy firms from small personalised practices to large firms in Sydney and London. Michael has been a sole practitioner with Roy & Co since 1994 and prior to that was a partner with Saccasan Bailey Roy for seven years.

Michael's specific expertise is in providing trusted advice to his clients who come from a broad range of industries and backgrounds. He enjoys developing a relationship with clients and providing them with sound advice and all the information they need to successfully grow and manage their business.

Michael is married with three adult children and thoroughly enjoys playing with his growing tribe of grandchildren (currently six). When not at work Michael enjoys walking, surfing and films.

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Michael Carswell CA
Director - B.Bus (UTS), Dip. FP 

Michael enjoys working with small and medium sized businesses, as well as people who operate vehicles such as companies, trusts and self-managed superannuation funds. His areas of expertise include business and taxation advice, asset protection, structuring, superannuation and estate planning. Michael previously worked in KPMG's Middle Market Advisory division and more recently was principal of Grubers Beckett Chartered Accountants' Sydney practice. He has worked with Michael Roy since 2008.

Unlike many traditional accountants, Michael takes a proactive approach with his advice. With a broad knowledge of the issues that face businesses and investors alike, Michael is well placed to recognise opportunities and threats and advise on them early, when it matters.

Michael is married and has three young boys and a baby girl. In his limited spare time he enjoys sports and managing his son Jacks' soccer team.

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What We Do

In addition to traditional accounting & taxation we offer a wide range of value added services. 


Who We Are

At Roy & Carswell we aim to provide you advice when you need it, not just when you ask for it. 


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Meet The Partners

Michael Roy
Michael Carswell

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