• Wealth building and tax minimisation strategies;
  • Retirement Planning
  • Self-managed superannuation funds
  • Accounting and investment advice


  • Chartered Accountant
  • Bachelor of Commerce Degree (Accounting Finance & Systems)
  • Registered Tax Agent
  • Registered Company Auditor
  • Licensed SMSF Auditor
  • Authorised Representative of Count Financial Ltd
  • External Examiner – Law Practices (trust account audits)

Eric Haines B.Com F.C.A. Financial Planning Specialist J.P.

Eric is a fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia and New Zealand having become a member in 1988. He graduated from the University of NSW with a Bachelor of Commerce (Accounting Finance & Systems) degree in 1980. Eric is a Registered Tax Agent and Registered Company Auditor.

Eric is a director of Johnstone Haines & Fergusson Pty and has over 35 years experience in providing advice on business and taxation matters for corporate structures, superannuation funds, family trusts, partnerships and individuals.

In 1994, Eric became an Authorised Representative of Count Financial Ltd, an Australian Financial Services Licensee and a network of independently-owned accountant-based financial planners. Johnstone Haines & Fergusson Pty has been a Star member firm for over 15 years.

Apart from providing traditional accounting and taxation advice, Eric’s specialty areas include:

  • Wealth building and tax minimisation strategies;
  • Specialist in Retirement Planning and
  • Self-managed superannuation funds, accounting and investment advice.

Eric’s activities include playing golf, tenpin bowling and his hobbies and interests include darts, going to the zoo, assembling jigsaw puzzles and listening to rock music and classical overtures.

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