Jason Occleshaw

Head of Tax

Background and experience

Jason first joined Commercial Associates in 2007 and has over 17 years’ experience in the accounting field.

Given the current landscape, taxpayers face increasing challenges when ensuring there tax affairs are structured in an effective manner. Executing corporate restructures, business strategies, and other complex transactions requires a team that is well versed in tax legislation, and has a deep understanding of industry particulars.

Over the years our tax team under the guidance of Jason have helped numerous small to medium sized entities and other taxpayers from all walks of life, manage their obligations efficiently and effectively.

Providing certainty when meeting your tax needs is what gets Jason up in the mornings. He is also very passionate about working with entities that are developing and taking unique business ideas to market.


Jason completed a Bachelor of Business degree at the University of Western Sydney where he majored in accounting. He is also an Australian Certified Practicing Accountant.


Jason devotes his time and resources to better understanding the inertia and intricacies of tax laws, so that he can provide a service to clients that is immersed in excellence. He seeks to develop an in-depth understanding of our clients affairs so as to establish a tailored and well-rounded strategy encompassing there business needs and model.

Away from work

Jason loves watching movies, going for short drives, visiting wineries and pottering around in his garden, where he grows produce for his family’s consumption. He grows amongst other things almonds, coffee, macadamias, citrus, apples, pears, nectarines and various native edibles.