It’s a landmark year for IRIS Accountancy Solutions as we turn 40 years old. We’re proud of our heritage and position as industry pioneers and so, to mark this milestone, we are delighted to launch the inaugural IRIS Customer Awards.

We know there is an enormous amount of excellence among our 21,000 plus customers. We want to celebrate this.

We provide best-in-class accountancy software solutions for use by every practice in the UK and through these awards, we will recognise the leading individuals and firms who have been working with IRIS to deliver outstanding service and results for so many clients.

Tell us why you or your practice should win an award and join us in celebrating excellence in the accounting sector.

Over 5m UK tax payers

47% Companies House filings

44% HMRC filings

Largest 3rd party filer to Government

Why Enter?

Winning an IRIS award demonstrates that you’re among the accountancy elite and the top performers in the accountancy sector. Whatever your practice size, an award shows your colleagues, peers and employees that you’re at the forefront of best practice, be that innovation, business development or delivering the highest standards of client service. You are leaders in your field.

Who Can Enter?

All UK accountants, UK accountancy firms (of any size and nature) who are a customer of IRIS Software Group (using IRIS, Keytime, PTP or KashFlow branded products) are welcome to enter the awards.

The IRIS Firm of the Year award will be split into firm size categories.
These are defined as:

• Small; up to 2 partners, annual fee income under £500,000, up to 600 clients
• Medium; up to 5 partners, annual fee income under £4,000,000, up to 2,000 clients
• Large; 6+ partners, annual fee income in-excess of £4,000,000, over 2,000 clients

Key Dates

Entries deadline 3rd September
Shortlist announcement 17th September
Awards dinner 9th October

Awards Ceremony and Follow-up

The judging panel will be made up of independent experts from across the accountancy sector. All those who reach the shortlist will be invited to our awards ceremony and dinner which will take place at our IRIS World Twickenham event on the evening of 9 October 2018.   

We will profile all of our winners on the IRIS website and share news of their achievement with accounting media partners.

We’ll give victorious firms the chance to showcase their outstanding work by featuring in an IRIS case study. We’ll offer individual winners the opportunity to be an IRIS guest blogger, so they can map and share their success and progress with peers over the next 12 months.

How to Enter

Please choose the award or awards you wish to enter from the IRIS Customer Awards section below. 

Click on the link within each award category to find out more.

Submissions should be no more than 1000 words plus supporting evidence, e.g. case studies, testimonials and/or sets of accounts. 

Click the link to the online award platform within each award category below to upload your entry.