Starting a Business

A brand new year !!! If you’re thinking of starting a new business, Stuart Harris Associates, The Friendly Accountants, can help you with practical advice 😄


The Leaders Council

As a member of The Leaders Council (formerly The Parliamentary Review), my previous article about simplifying the UK tax system has been re-quoted. I am also quite honoured to have been quoted in the same article as the Prime Minister. https://www.leaderscouncil.co.uk/news/leaders-in-their-own-words-johnson-betts-harris-miah-hughes-thomas-reese Update November 14, 2020 :- https://www.leaderscouncil.co.uk/news/business-leaders-speak-about-the-effects-of-the-autumn-lockdown-on-the-retail-sector-and-overall-economic-outlook


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Planning Ahead

With the current coronavirus situation, have you taken the opportunity to plot and plan for yourself, your families and your business ? It has always been important to look after yourself first before you can then look to help others. A good analogy of this is in an aircraft emergency, they always tell you to … Continued


The Friendly Accountant at Iris World 2020

I was extremely pleased to speak recently at Iris World 2020. This was a business conference run by Iris Software Group, who produce excellent and powerful software for accountants, solicitors and other professionals. It really is state of the art software. For a professional accountant like me, it helps to do the number-crunching quickly and … Continued


The Parliamentary Review

Podcast – Stuart Harris

Following on from my post about simplifying the tax system, this is a podcast I recently recorded for The Parliamentary Review Podcast – Stuart Harris


The Parliamentary Review

The Parliamentary Review – Member

I am extremely proud to announce that I have just been invited to be a member of The Parliamentary Review. I think I was originally recommended by Theresa Villiers, our local MP. I then wrote an article in February 2019. This really is a privilege and I am very honoured to be asked. Members include … Continued


3 Questions about Social Media

I was recently lucky enough to be interviewed again by Max Alter of Video Magnets Max asked me about how I use social media to market my business. Check out this video and also the other videos in the series. We’re all selling something, and as you know, I am a big fan of networking … Continued