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
 
Scott Bishop
1st Nov 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 Oct 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 Jul 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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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 Mar 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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Steve Smith
18th Feb 2017 Growth Funding

Anglia LEP: Offering £1/2m grants towards business expansion. The New Anglia Local Enterprise Partnership is calling for local businesses wanting to grow and create new jobs to apply for grants up to £500,000 through the Growing Business Fund. Businesses across Norfolk and Suffolk may apply for a grant of up to 20% of the total cost…

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Amanda Newman
18th Oct 2016 Limited Company v Sole Trader

Minimising the tax paid on profits is a key aim of most SME businesses. The tax benefits of trading through a limited company, as compared to operating as a sole trader or partnership, soon becomes attractive as profits grow.

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Amanda Newman
25th Jul 2016 Summer Holiday Dreaming

Dreaming of Starting your own Business? The summer holidays are here, which means for most people you will have the traditional summer break, and then face the prospect of returning to work. This is when thoughts may wander to starting your own business – working for yourself rather than for someone else. For many this…

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Steve Smith
13th Jul 2016 Business Grants

Business Grants: For East Anglian SME’s. Growing Business Fund– grants of up to £500,000 for companies that are expanding and creating jobs. BEE Anglia (Business Energy Efficiency) – provides grants of up to £20,000 at an average of 28% intervention rate to implement next-phase technology to reduce carbon emissions or save costs. The Employer Training Incentive…

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Jadi Coe
8th Jul 2016 Business Name Protection

NewCo: Select and protect a unique company name. When a new company incorporates, its name should not be exactly the same as another registered company’s name or too similar to another. Same names also include those where the only difference is punctuation, a special character or particular words e.g. UK; .com. Too similar names may…

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