Start Ups

Setting up a business is often a step into the unknown. You might have a great business idea but you are just not sure how to go about the nuts and bolts of setting up and running the business in order to comply with the various legislation.

We can help!

We can assist and support throughout the process with aspects such as

  • Business Plan preparation
  • Trading Structure
  • Funding and Grants
  • Tax advice
  • Book-keeping guidance
  • Payroll

Why choose us?

  • Diverse client base
  • Specialist sector expertise
  • Working knowledge of legislative and regulatory changes as they happen
  • Long established Payroll bureau
  • Central accountancy and business advisory service
  • Local office locations

 

Download our start-up leaflet and find out more about our services for new and growing businesses

 

 

Get in touch with your local office and speak to one of our specialist advisers about our Start Up services.



 
Latest Blogs in Start Ups
 
Victoria Stokes
14th September 2018 Booking now open for Start Up Seminars

  Starting up a Business can often be a step into the unknown. There are many aspects to consider when looking to make your mark in the business world with a focus on business planning skills, market research, knowledge of legislation relating to your industry and various other aspects which many business owners find they…

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Daniel Coleman
23rd May 2018 The Journey Begins – Exciting new business opens in St Neots

A lot of our blogs are about rules and regulations, however something that happens often in our world is that we get the fantastic opportunity to be part of a new business venture for one of our clients. Shume Bottle Emporium – is a beer shop specializing in locally brewed beer, cheese, coffee, gin and…

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Scott Bishop
23rd May 2018 Trading allowance – income tax simplification?

On 6th April 2017 the Government introduced the trading allowance. The aim of this new allowance is to simplify income tax obligations for minor amounts of trading and miscellaneous income.  In essence, if trading and miscellaneous income is less than £1,000 in a tax year:-  The income is exempt from income tax There is no…

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Scott Bishop
14th November 2017 New to business? Beware of payments on account!

  When setting up in business you will be fully aware that you will have tax to pay on your profits, and you will ideally be putting money aside to cover this. What you might not be aware of is that you may have to pay two years’ worth of tax in just six months.…

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Scott Bishop
1st November 2017 Consequences of overdrawn Director’s Loan Accounts

  Most people who form a limited company understand that it is a separate legal entity, many however, especially those who previously traded in an unincorporated form, do not fully appreciate what this means in respect of taking money out of the company. In a sole trader situation the proprietor is free to withdraw money…

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Donna Gidney
17th October 2017 Start-Ups: Choosing a Business Name

  What’s in a Name? Having decided to start out in business, you will need to choose an operating name.  This is an important decision as it is the first thing that customers notice about you.   There are several factors to consider, including:   Relevance & Personalisation You may want to refer to your…

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Mark Burrows
13th July 2017 BREAKING: Changes to Making Tax Digital rollout timetable announced by Government

The Government has now set out a revised timetable for implementation of the Making Tax Digital (MTD) project.   Three million of the smallest businesses and landlords will be able to move to the new digital system for keeping tax records at a pace that is right for them, Ministers announced today as they set…

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Donna Gidney
5th June 2017 How to choose a business structure

Are you thinking about setting up a business?  If so, one of the first decisions you will need to make is that of business structure. The main business structures are: sole trader, partnership, limited liability company, and limited liability partnership (LLP). Sole trader – This is the easiest set up, with very little in the way of red…

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Ian Piper
18th May 2017 General Election

General Election: Which manifesto helps TechCo’s ? With the 8 June general election fast approaching, directors of technology companies will be scanning the main manifestos to consider which party is potentially offering the most useful new policies for their business: Conservatives (link to 84 page manifesto) Running a balanced budget by the middle of the…

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Amanda Newman
8th March 2017 Budget 2017

What’s in it for the self-employed? Starting with the good news, those with a turnover of less than £85k have been delayed from having to adopt accounting software and quarterly reporting under HMRC’s new Making  Tax digital until April 2019. However, on the downside, you will have to pay 10% class 4 national insurance rather…

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