About Us

Bilton's Business Services is formerly known as Emerald Taxation Services.  We service so many clients out of Emerald that the name had no relevance.

The business has been in operation for over 30 years.

Meet the Team

Our Director


Paul purchased Emerald Taxation Services in early 2007 having spent 5 years in public practice in NSW. 

Paul has a career in Accounting spanning some 38 years.  In that time Paul has worked for one of the (then) top 4 Accounting Practices in Australia, been The Treasurer of a local council and been Financial Controller for an English and American multi-national.  Not to mention a 2 year stint as Marketing Manager.

Practice Administration

Lucy is most likely your first point of contact with us. 

She handles many of your initial inquiries, organises our workflows, does all our internal administration work and is an expert in Xero to boot!

Bookkeeping and Acct Mgr

Melanie is in charge of our bookkeeping division and also is our Xero trainer. 

She helps clients with all their initial Xero setup, conversion and training needs.

Melanie is also an Account Manager.  Our business clients are all allocated to an Account Manager so that they have a consistent point of contact in addition to Paul.

Assistance Accountant

Erin is s an Account Manager allocated to a number of our business clients.predominantly responsible for assisting Paul in the preparation of client tax returns, financial statements and accounting work.

Erin is also Xero certified and like Melanie is an Accounts Manager allocated to a number of our business clients.