(876) 906-0707,(876) 619-1773
With offices located at 35 Westminster Road, Kingston 10, ABTAX Limited provides superior services for managing the Accounting Business and Taxation needs of Jamaican and other international businesses.
The CEO/ Managing Director, Joan J. Ferreira-Dallas worked with the Revenue Department for over 15 years as a Tax Auditor and was trained as a Revenue Agent. She started her own private business in 1989. She is a Certified International Tax Analyst, with a MBA degree (Finance specialization), from the Nova Southeastern University (Florida), and a BSc. Degree from UWI Mona specializing in Economics & Management (completing all the Accounting, Marketing and Economic courses available to her to qualify). She also has specialization in Advanced Finance from UWI Mona. She qualified as a Certified International Taxation Analyst (CITA) and was awarded Fellow of the American Association of Financial Management (FAAFM).
She is in pursuit of the CPA designation and is well advanced in completing MSc Taxation (completion date July 2015), and have completed courses though the University of London (Contract Law, Criminal law, amongst others). Her aims to continue shortly thereafter with the PhD. In International Taxation. She brings a fresh approach to the taxation, business and accounting services.
The invaluable training and experience as a Revenue Agent, and the studies in Taxation at the University of the West Indies, has worked to the advantage of all her clients, and has settled severalobjections and tax appeal cases for clients favorably.
The director also does one-on-one training in Entrepreneurship and have been seconded on several occasions to work with companies that needed her service to turn-around the business to growth and profitability.
ABTAX Ltd is a premier Accounting, Business and tax consulting company serving several businesses in Jamaica. (MSE’s sole traders, partnerships, corporations). Our goal is to exceed the expectation of every client by offering outstanding customer service, increased flexibility and greater value, thus improving the customers’ functionality and their operation efficiency.
The company presently enjoys serving a wide range of clients drawn from different types and sizes of businesses including, Consultants & Professionals, Medical Services Providers, Engineers, Surveyors, Attorneys, Cosmetologists, Private Education Institutions, Restaurants/Caterers, Farmers, Manufacturers, Contractors and Construction companies, Wholesalers, Retailers, Auto Dealers amongst several others. For several years have provided services in tax planning, tax management and business consultants international Company-(US, Danish, Sweden etc.)and foreign corporations who have had large contracts with the Government of Jamaica, on Taxation, International Treaty Matters, Accounting, payroll and other business related matters.
ABTAX Ltd has its office on property owned by the Director and has recently opened up office in Montego Bay. The company is computerized with several computers and servers in a secure and comfortable setting. The company presently has a staff compliment of 26 (mostly trained accountants) and are conversant with using several different accounting software packages to suit the needs of the various clients (Quick Books, Sage- Peach Tree, Sage 300, MYOB amongst others) and have virtual control of the accounting processes for some clients who have outsourced their Accounts Departments to us. We also provide payroll outsourcing service to a number of clients not only in Jamaica but also to companies based overseas. We provide the following services to clients amongst others:-
o Company Formation
o Business Name Registration
o Business Reviews and Advice
o Business and Marketing Plans including
o Financial Projections for start-up companies
o Loan Applications and Monitoring
o Marketing Research and Surveys
o Business Monitoring and Advice
The company also provide Financial Auditing Services in association with chartered accountants in public practice with over 5 Chartered Accountants and other accountants on board.
As experts in the accounting business, ABTAX Limited is involved in every stage of the Business - start up, financial advice,Tax Planning & Management, Capacity Building, Payroll and HR issues amongst others. We pride ourselves on our proven track record for effectively managing the business, taxation and accounting requirements of our clients.
Exceptional functional & technical expertise, coupled with extensive industry knowledge makes ABTAX Limited the ideal choice for a taxation & accounting firm to manage the business and accounting needs of businesses in the various economic sectors