Scott Jago


About Scott

The least ‘accountant’ looking accounting partner you may ever find, Scott is a true listener, a brilliant, forward-thinking leader and relationship builder who takes the time to listen and respond to clients and staff no matter how busy he is in his day.

Scott is a small business expert having run his own business for many years prior to entering the accounting industry and uses his proactive nature to ensure his clients reach their full potential. Scott is committed to building the strengths of his clients’ businesses to achieve sustainable growth and results.

Scott joined Allan Hall in 1997, became a partner in 2002 and is now taking a leadership role in the partner group. He has extensive knowledge in income averaging in the sports and entertainment industry.

His large client base includes many established businesses, start-ups and individuals in the sports, entertainment and creative industries including photographers, graphic designers, film makers, editors, professional athletes, actors and musicians.

He has provided strategic advice to many well-known surf and fashion brands, manufacturers, wholesalers and retailers and is also heavily involved in the building industry focusing on residential property and real estate.

Scott has particular experience in setting up and structuring start-ups as well as business sales and acquisitions. Scott is associated with the Surfrider Foundation.

Industries Scott specialises in:

  • Sports and Entertainment
  • Hospitality, Leisure and Tourism
  • Property and Construction
  • Retail
  • Franchising
  • Australian Subsidiaries of International Companies
  • Manufacturing
  • Technology

Qualifications and Memberships

  • Bachelor of Business (Accounting)
  • Member, Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

What you may not know about Scott

Before embarking on a profession in the accounting industry, Scott started his first business at the ripe age of 19, where he franchised a surfboard label from Hawaii and began to manufacture surfboards. He continues to share his love for the ocean with his family, travelling often to Byron Bay where he can spend time surfing.


Phone: +61 2 9981 2300
Email: [email protected]

Allan Hall named finalist in numerous firm-wide categories, including the Australian Accounting Awards 2019

Allan Hall Business Advisors continues to impress with individual, network and firm-wide awards and accolades, with our latest nomination as finalists in 6 categories of the Australian Accounting Awards 2019, Women in Finance Awards and HR Manager of the Year. For further details and a full list of our recent awards, click below.

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