Jay Harris, CPA


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Jay has 15 years of experience advising clients on their accounting, audit, tax and payroll needs. He works with businesses, franchise organizations and individuals for tax planning and preparation, financial statement preparation, general business consulting, management services and strategic planning. Jay joined Honkamp in 2005.

Corporate, partnership and individual tax planning and preparation; financial statement preparation; general business consulting and management services; start-ups; large multi-unit franchises with one or several territories; and strategic planning

Education & credentials

B.A. in business with a triple emphasis in accounting, finance and marketing, Clarke University, Dubuque, Iowa
Certified Public Accountant (CPA)

Professional affiliations
American Institute of Certified Public Accounting (AICPA)

Family life & hobbies
Jay has three sons, Will, Cole and Ted. In his free time, he enjoys sporting events, coaching, fishing and spending time with family and friends.

Speaking engagements
Philadelphia, PA | 2016 | North American Association of Subway® Franchisees
Englewood, CO | 2016 | HomeWatch CareGivers 13th Annual Conference
Chicago, IL | 2016 | Right At Home – Home Improvement Annual Meeting
Orlando, FL | 2015 | Senior Helpers 2015 Annual Conference
Chicago, IL | 2014 | Right at Home Performance Group Meeting

Thought leadership

Not Just Any Business Podcast: You don't know what you don't know: Filling in the gaps in your tax strategy