Here at Jones Harris we’re not health and safety experts – we’re accountants. But we do operate a medium sized office here in Fleetwood, with over 25 members of staff. So we thought it would help you if we were to share what we’ve done to make our workplace covid ready. Guidance is constantly being […]

You may have noticed that we are being particularly proactive (persistent even). If you’re asking yourself why Jones Harris is chasing your books, it’s for a variety of reasons. Understand your Business During this current pandemic it is more important than ever to really understand your business including the accounts. The sooner you have the figures […]

You will know by now that the Chancellor, Rishi Sunak, announced on 12 May 2020 significant changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme. It’s now commonly referred to as the furlough scheme. The scheme had been due to run until at least 30 June 2020. The Chancellor has now confirmed to the House of Commons […]

Stress and work, they go hand-in-hand don’t they. Under normal circumstances we feel under pressure at work – the coronavirus pandemic is taking it to a whole new level. Stress and Work Please do not underestimate the level of stress that many of you may be experiencing. Every day brings new challenges, regulations and pressures […]

These are strange times to be a new starter in a new job, but that’s exactly what Pam Maddocks has done. Pam has recently joined the Tax Technical team here at Jones Harris. Her background is Private Client work, providing tax advisory and compliance services to a wide range of individuals, families, family businesses, partnerships […]

Scams

Over the years we’ve covered many different scams on the Jones Harris website. Now is a time to be extra vigilant as fraudsters are increasingly taking advantage of the coronavirus situation. We’re getting a number of queries where clients have had texts or emails purporting to be from HMRC regarding claiming grants. As they are […]

There’s currently a call out for eco-innovative business projects from the Eco-I North West Programme. Has your business got a great idea that’s raring to go? The programme provides access to the equipment, expertise and research of six North West universities. They’ll help you to develop low carbon products, processes and services. Get access to: […]

More than a month has passed since coronavirus introduced us to remote working and our new home offices. Even though most of the Jones Harris team aren’t currently coming into the office, it hasn’t stopped us from celebrating April birthdays. And as you can see, we’ve passed the birthday hat! First up in April is […]