The first accountant that you'll love working with

When we speak to business owners about what they want from an accountant, we keep on hearing the same things. Accounting today needs to be about more than doing the compliance stuff. Clients want an accountant who understands their business, communicates in plain English, and helps them to grow.

A few reasons to work with us

Ashton McGill Accounting

You Count. We Count.

Your business matters to us. We’re excited to work with you and help you understand your business finances better. Adding stuff up and making sense of the numbers is what we do. Managing your finances and helping you understand them makes us happy.

Online Software Only

Let's face it, everything is online nowadays, so it make sense that your accounts should be too. We'll help you choose the best suite of software for your business, then set it up for you & show you how it works. All of which we'll do in plain English, so you'll understand what's going on!

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Super-fast response times

There's nothing worse than an accountant who doesn't return your calls or emails. We know, we've been there! You need someone that's proactive; who speaks to you regularly; who calls you out of the blue to tell you about something they think you need to know. Whether it's Slack, WhatsApp, SMS or our dedicated support service (our average response time is 3.26 hours with 80% of queries answered within the hour), we're here when you need us most!

Who We're Helping

Here’s a sample of some of the amazing businesses we have the pleasure of working with.

Content Corner

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How to Stand Out From the Crowd

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How to Start a Podcast for your Business

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Our 6 Steps to Succeed as a Small Business

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The Best Apps you Need for your Business

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Our Tips for Selling Online

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How a Creative Mindset can Help you Grow your Business

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The Never Settle Podcast


When we’re not busy crunching numbers, we’re also the hosts of Never Settle, a podcast featuring creatives, entrepreneurs, ambitious individuals and leaders who do things differently.