B C D Black & Co is a firm of Chartered Accountants established in 1960 by the well respected Mr Ian Black and has been operated by its second generation of owners since December 2000.  We are located in the financial district on the city fringe of Adelaide, South Australia.


We provide a full and extensive range of services to large, medium and small sized clients over a wide range of industries.  We pride ourselves on providing a personalised and professional service with a view to working with our clients in all aspects of their business in order to help them achieve their goals.


With a combined experience of over 35 years in the profession we have the commercial experience and technical skill to solve most problems faced in the ever increasingly complex world of modern business


Our modern facilities and state of the art technology allow us to operate on both the national and international stages – Indeed we have clients in all states of Australia and even as far away as London and New York.  We also provide accounting and audit services to a number of Australian based subsidiaries of large overseas corporations.


We are always interested in looking at new opportunities so if you feel our firm could meet your needs please don’t hesitate to contact us as we would be more than happy to meet with you for a no obligation consultation.









Our Services




Ø Business Taxation

Ø Personal Taxation

Ø SMSF Taxation

Ø Management Consulting and Business Services

Ø Company Secretarial Services

Ø SMSF Audits

Ø Private and Public Company Audits

Ø Not For Profit Audits

Ø In-house Bookkeeping & Payroll Services

Ø Management Accounting

Ø Business Establishment

Ø  Estate and Succession Planning

Ø  IT training and support




Our Partners



Anthony S. Davies CA


Areas of expertise: Business & Advisory, Business Management, Taxation, Succession Planning & Superannuation.




Anthony joined BCD Black & Co in 2000 following two years operating as a sole practitioner. Prior to this he had worked for a major international chartered accounting firm for over 10 years.


Working primarily with small and medium sized businesses, Anthony’s specialist technical skills include management advice, cashflow management, family succession planning, superannuation and detailed tax advice.


Anthony prides himself on providing effective advice to business owners to ensure they achieve the best result they can from operating their business. One of the key strengths of our firm’s approach to advising our clients is to always remember that each business is unique and requires a very hands on role from their accountant.


Anthony is well respected within the profession for his technical knowledge and has acted as a group leader in the Institute of Chartered Accountants CA Programme.


Professional Qualifications & Memberships


            Bachelor of Economics (Accounting)

Chartered Accountant, Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

Certificate of Public Practice

Registered Tax Agent

Registered Superannuation Fund Auditor





Todd A. Cavender CA


Areas of expertise: Audit, Business & Advisory, Taxation, Estate Planning & Superannuation.




Todd also joined BCD Black & Co in 2000 following four years working under Ian Black. Prior to this he had worked for a manufacturing company.


Todd also works primarily with small and medium sized businesses providing specialist taxation and business advice, as well advice in areas of estate and succession planning, and superannuation.  Todd is also a Registered Company Auditor and is the firms Audit Partner.  He performs audits on all types of large, medium and small companies and organisations, including consolidated groups as well as several not for profit charitable organisations.


Todd also sits on a number of Boards of Not for Profit and Charitable organisations


Professional Qualifications & Memberships


Bachelor of Commerce

Bachelor of Arts

Graduate Diploma in Education

Chartered Accountant, Associate of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia

Certificate of Public Practice

Chartered Tax Advisor, Fellow Taxation Institute of Australia

Fellow Financial Services Institute of Australia

Registered Tax Agent

Registered Company Auditor

Registered Superannuation Fund Auditor

Justice of the Peace in and for the State of South Australia



Our Staff


We have a number of long standing key staff members which can be categorised in the following areas



Ø Qualified or Near Qualified Chartered Accountants

Ø  Graduate Accountants

Ø  Bookkeepers

Ø  Data Entry Operators

Ø  Office Manager

Ø  Reception and Support Staff



We are always looking for suitable staff to join our team.

For Employment Opportunities please use the contacts outlined below





Our Location


Ground Floor 172

Fullarton Road


South Australia 5071



Contact Us



Email –


Telephone - +61 8 8331 0202


Facsimile - +61 8 8364 0760


Postal – PO BOX 855 KENT TOWN SA 5071


Our Firm is Liability Limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standards Legislation