Category Archives: CIC’s

Latest on Social Investment Tax Relief – SITR

Today the Chancellor has confirmed that from April 2014 there will be a new social investment tax relief to encourage individuals to invest in social enterprises.  This will include charities,

Managing your Cash Flow

By Lewis Formon Many people think managing a successful business is all about making a profit. This is not always the case. As more and more businesses start to offer

The Importance of Business Planning

By Laurie Williams A business plan is an essential requirement of a start-up business – the time invested into a detailed business plan can pay off greatly and push your

Think Big Think Social – The Legacy in 2014

Following all the positive feedback from the Think Big Think Social on 15 November 2013, we will be running a series of events during 2014 focused on supporting your social


Heidi Harris is director of Harris & Harris Accountancy Services, the UK’s only Chartered Accountancy firm to trade as a community interest company (CIC). Here, she talks about why social