Employee Vs Contractor: Do I really need an ABN?

  • Post published:06/06/2019

In many cases, employees in irregular or casual jobs are being asked to get an Australian Business Number (ABN) by employers when they are not actually eligible for one. Here is how you know whether you need an ABN or not...

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The Ultimate EOFY Checklist

  • Post published:30/05/2019

As always, the months have flown by, and we're already nearing the end of financial year. Here's a handy checklist to run through to make sure you're all up to speed as June 30 closes in.

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Are you at risk of an ATO Audit?

  • Post published:30/05/2019

A consistent theme this tax time is over-claiming and under reporting. The ATO are getting more sophisticated with data matching, and taxpayers can expect greater scrutiny where their claims are more than expected.

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Who has your personal data and are they keeping it safe?

  • Post published:26/04/2019

Regardless of whether you're engaging an accountant or bookkeeper or a hair stylist - if a business needs to store your personal information (email address and phone number included), make sure they are doing everything they can to protect your information!

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“What would happen to my business if I passed away?”

  • Post published:12/02/2019

Life does not always go to plan. While we logically know that, most of us don’t plan for the worst - it’s all a bit morbid and time consuming.The downside of not having a strong estate plan is the potential for hard earned assets to be squandered.

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Building Relationships

  • Post published:16/10/2018

This month we have welcomed Graham Haydar on board as a Director. He has brought along some key members of his team, and we're joining forces as a bigger and better Aintree Group!

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From Admin Interns to Chartered Accountants

  • Post published:20/07/2018

Joseph and Daniel have been part of the Aintree Group team for many years. They have worked their way up from interns to full time accountants, studying to become Chartered Accountant qualified.

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