At Harlands Accountants we support our clients across many areas of growth and finance which ultimately allows them to take control of their business. They enjoy what they are good at. That’s why we love sorting out the tax, compliance and audit requirements of our clients.
At Harlands our core offering removes the stress and fear which can limit business owners, giving them the space to focus on taking the business forward. Accountancy is just the start! For our team of accountants and experts, a tax and business advisory service is the natural next step in our working relationship. We just can’t help ourselves, it’s how our brains tick.
Our tax, compliance and accountancy audit work tells us so much about a client’s strengths and challenges, their opportunities and limitations. We are therefore ideally placed to help businesses in the North-East identify openings and release potential.
Knowing that the finances are straight gives business owners the control they need to take on everything else.
We understand that all businesses are different, that is why we offer a range of services to help all ages, shapes and sizes. Whether your business is a still an idea, has just started up, is growing or needs a boost we can be there with you. We recognise that you should demand far more from an accountant than just being good with numbers.
Of course, it is taken for granted that we are good at number crunching but developing relationships and innovative solutions to help build better businesses is just as important.
Phil has been working within the North East SME advice sector for over 12 years. He also gained significant experience from working with the portfolio of clients in Harlands which at its peak contained a cumulative turnover of over £100 million.
His strategy involves engaging with the business owners to help them create, execute and maintain sustainable business growth. Phil has been working with business owners throughout Northumberland, County Durham, Tyne & Wear and Teesside to help them understand, think positively and organise their business to achieve the life they desire.
The services include support, guidance and expertise in business planning, finance, performance measurement and management information systems .
In addition, Harlands host various business growth/taxation seminars, one to one consultancy sessions, board meeting attendance and team training on various topics of which Phil is a primary speaker.