Small Businesses

Bookkeeping Tips for Small and Start-up Businesses

Posted by on February 8, 2012 at 2:31 pm

Accurate and systematic bookkeeping is a must for any small or start-up business. The general perception of bookkeeping is that it is an overwhelming area which only contains boring monotonous task of recording the details. But this is not true. Bookkeeping in real sense is a wonderful practice which makes the business owners to understand […]

Grants for Starting a Business

Posted by on January 18, 2012 at 3:24 pm

As a small business owner, maintaining a solid cash flow to run day to day operations is quite a challenge. Thus, for small business  and start up businesses, money is the biggest stumble block. Small business owners always wonder who is going to help them in terms of cash to run the business. Apart from […]

Amidst the Cuts, a Lifeline for Small Businesses and the Unemployed Youth

Posted by on November 30, 2011 at 11:35 am

In the Autumn Statement, the Chancellor painted a gloomy picture of the status of the UK economy and the tough measures to be meted out in the time to come. Among the most major drawbacks is the announcement of the reduced growth forecast of 0.7%, public sector job losses mounting to 710000 from 400000 by […]

How to Manage the Cash Flow of Small and Start-up Businesses

Posted by on June 9, 2011 at 7:40 am

With more and more small and start-up businesses emerging with the economic revival than it is vital that they receive the best advice possible in terms of their accounting, tax and cash flow requirements. One key area among all that many new small businesses are found foul is the cash flow. Often the issue being […]

Tax Advice and Tax Planning when Selling your Business

Posted by on May 25, 2011 at 4:35 pm

Selling your business can be an extremely complex and a time consuming exercise, and can require the expertise of professionals such as consultants, accountants, and tax advisors. If you find you don’t really want to sell your business, you have the option of reorganizing your business on a tax-deferred basis. This is one of the […]

Outsourcing for Small and Start-up Businesses

Posted by on May 11, 2011 at 2:34 pm

The business environment is always subject to continuous changes from business regulations to the way you do your marketing. So how can small and start-up businesses cope in today’s tough economy? Entrepreneurs and small business owners talk about this topic frequently. The discussions most of the time centres around the point that companies need assistance […]

Advice in making a Business Plan; Useful Points to note for Small and Medium Scale Businesses

Posted by on April 14, 2011 at 3:16 pm

Why do businesses need a plan? As everything in life businesses too need careful planning. Businesses are all about getting a return on investment. A business plan is a formal statement of a set of business goals, the reasons why they are believed attainable, and the plan for reaching those goals. It may also contain […]

New Business Start ups; Advice on the Structure of a Business

Posted by on March 24, 2011 at 8:54 am

New Business Start ups; Advice on the Structure of a Business The structure is something that every business owner spends a lot of time initially. One needs to get the structure of the business right as it can dent a severe blow for the business in the future if you get it wrong. Matters relating […]

Local Accountants at your Doorstep

Posted by on March 9, 2011 at 10:11 pm

Are you thinking of working for yourself?? Are you the enterprising kind of character?? If the answers to the above two questions are “Yes” then you are in the right direction to establish your own business!!! However, starting up a small / medium scale business or managing one in this tough economic climate could be […]