Captain Steven R. Harless, CPA

Managing General Partner  |  Email Steven

Captain Steven Harless, CPA is the Founder and Managing General Partner of Harless & Associates, CPAs, LLC. He also co-founded its affiliated financial services company, Peachtree Capital Corporation, which was sold in 2015. Steve and wife Caroline Harless co-developed Peachtree Resources Management, Inc., an agribusiness and hospitality company that owns the award-winning Flat Creek Lodge in Swainsboro, Georgia. Steve began his career with Price Waterhouse in Atlanta in 1978 and also worked with Coopers & Lybrand and Ernst & Young prior to founding the firm.

Steve is a licensed CPA in Georgia and Florida and recently received his 100 Ton Captain’s License from the United States Coast Guard including Master, Tow and Radio Endorsements. This license provides significant experience and knowledge for the Harless & Associates Concierge Practice for the Marine Industry. He is also First Aid and CPR certified.

Steve is a member of the Florida Society of Certified Public Accountants, the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants and the Financial Planning Association. Harless & Associates is a member of the Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches and the Palm Beach Chamber of Commerce. Steve and Caroline actively support the Arts in Palm Beach County. Harless & Associates is a Corporate Partner of the Raymond F. Kravis Center for the Performing Arts.

Steve and Caroline reside on their vassel at the Palm Beach Docks.



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