Starting a business

Starting up a new business can seem like a minefield. With our extensive experience in working with new businesses we can assure you that our advice will be tailored to meet your specific business goals and objectives. The links above will guide you through essential aspects of the start-up process, from preparing an initial business plan to developing an e-commerce strategy to give your business a competitive advantage. Please contact us to discuss how we can be of further service to the growth of your new business.

  • Employed or self-employed?

  • Buying a business

  • Initial costs of starting in business

  • Proving your credentials to investors

  • The tax system for the self-employed

  • Business deductions

  • Claiming expenses

  • Choosing your accounting date

  • Buying a franchise

  • The construction industry

  • Preparing your business plan

  • Essential record-keeping

  • The national minimum wage and the national living wage

  • Working from home

  • Insuring your business

  • Tax planning for businesses