Starting your own business
Setting up your own business
is exciting but it's important that you make the right decisions:
|Choice of business structure
||Should you trade as a sole trader, partnership,
limited liability partnership or company? We can talk
you through the commercial and tax issues and help you
make the right choice for you.
|Business plans and budgets
||If you need funding from a bank, a well-presented
business plan can make all the difference. Budgets can
give you peace of mind that you can afford to start your
business and they can help you control your costs.
||Not sure if you should be VAT registered?
We can give advice on the various schemes available and,
if appropriate, guide you through the registration process.
||We can give you advice on the best way
to keep your records. This may be a manual cashbook,
a computer spreadsheet, or a simple accounts package
|If you are to trade through a company, we
can also help you with:
||We can set up your company for you.
||Our office can act as the registered
office of the company and the contact point for HM Revenue & Customs
and Companies House. If we get any post for you, we'll
forward it on.