Our Team

Owen, Harris & Associates was founded by Ray Owen in the 1970’s. The practice today consists of two business owners operating within the company of Catalyst TM Pty Ltd, still operating under the Owen Harris & Associates business name. The owners are supported by a highly experienced team, serving a diverse client base, mainly concentrated within the Ipswich and Western Brisbane Region.

Talk to us today about how we can assist with your tax!


Name          Tom B Hutton. CPA SMSF Auditor

Title            Principal, Director, Tax Agent

Address       220 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich, Qld 4305

Phone          07 32816277

Mobile          0411040311

Fax              07 32022585

Email           tom.hutton@oha.com.au 

My career as accountant in professional practice started since 1982. I have gain a treasure of experience with more than 25 years dealing with a wide range of small business in different industries helping then to archive their goals and objectives to improve their business and personal financial position.

I have, the knowledge in all areas of taxation this includes federal, state and local government. I am an internal and external auditor including for non – profits organizations, projects, government grants, self managed superannuation funds, due diligence reports and financial planning.

As a CPA I have assisted a broad number of boards and their directors in taking their business to the highest level. I consider myself current in line with new technology.



Name         Helen Platz. BB Accountancy

Title            Senior Tax Consultant

Address      220 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich, Qld 4305

Phone         07 32816277

Mobile         0411040311

Fax             07 32022585

Email          Helen.platz@oha.com.au  

I have been with Owen Harris & Associates for more than 23 years helping individuals & Business entities to achieve their plans, goals and objectives.

With my experience in taxation and professional qualifications in business services enables me to undertake appointments for a range of business of varying sizes and complexity. Most of our client base is largely the result of referrals from current clients.



Name            Mario Vasquez. MIPA

Title              Manager, Tax Agent

Address        220 Brisbane Street, West Ipswich, Qld 4305

Phone           07 32816277

Fax               07 32022585

Email            Mario.vasquez@oha.com.au  

Language      English & Spanish

My professional extensive knowledge of State & Commonwealth taxation allows me to advice a wide range of clients to obtain a high level of understanding in relation to tax compliance, business structuring and tax planning opportunities. I helped thousands of international Students, Professionals and Structures to comply with their industrial and taxation regulations in Australia.

In my 14 years experience I managed different client industries including Cleaning contractors business, Mining research and development, Veterinary practices, Cloud & Internet online business and other professional service providers.

I am currently to date with cloud accounting and excellent understanding of the major accounting programs (MYOB, QuickBooks & Xero).

Contact Us

Address: 220 Brisbane Street, West Ispwich QLD 4305
Telephone: 07 3281 6277
Post: PO Box 661, Booval QLD 4304
E-mail: info@oha.com.au