Business Start Up & Advisory

When starting up in business it is essential to have a sound business proposition. Although it is necessary to have enterprise and commitment, it is also important to obtain expert legal and financial advice as such matters can often be daunting.

Therefore it is important that professional advice is sought to ensure everything is dealt with correctly and in a timely manner.

Our range of services include:

  • The most suitable and tax efficient structure for your business - Sole practitioner, Partnership. Limited Liability Partnership or Limited company
  • Company and Limited Liability Partnership formations
  • Business plans and financial forecasts
  • Assistance with raising finance
  • Registration with H M Revenue & Customs and Companies House
  • Bookkeeping including selection and installation of accounting software
  • VAT including advising on the most appropriate scheme
  • Payroll including registration for the Construction Industry Scheme
  • Preparation of management accounts
  • Assistance with Information Technology
  • Liaising with other businesses which can assist with branding including designing logo’s, stationery and website.

For more information about our business advisory services please contact the office.

 

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Claiming the Fifth Self-Employment Income Support Scheme (SEISS) Grant

16th July 2021

The rules for the fifth grant are similar to the fourth grant in most respects, however, they differ in terms of the level of grant that can be claimed is now dependent on the reduction in turnover of the individual claiming.

Changes to the Coronavirus Job Retention Scheme (CJRS)

5th July 2021

Changes to the CJRS scheme from July through to the end of September will result in employers having to cover a portion of the employee’s actual wages, as well as the national insurance and pension contributions.

Memberships & Accreditations

When appointing a firm of accountants it is important to check that they are appropriately registered and regulated.

Our clients can be assured that Scott & Wilkinson are registered with the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales to carry out audit work in the United Kingdom and regulated for a range of investment business activities.

We are also registered with the Chartered Institute of Taxation as a firm of Chartered Tax advisors. 

Any use of the term "partner", if used, indicates a member of Scott & Wilkinson LLP or an employee of Scott & Wilkinson LLP with equivalent standing and does not indicate that a partnership exists for the purposes of the Partnership Act 1980.