Bookkeeping for small businesses: our top tips

Running your own business is an exciting prospect and it’s all too easy to overlook the basic, day-to-day tasks like keeping on top of your finances. Getting to grips with bookkeeping may not be at the top of your to-do list when you first start out, but it should be...

Limited company tax: the facts

Setting up a limited company can seem pretty daunting when you realise you suddenly have total control – and responsibility – for your finances, including your tax affairs. However, the benefits of owning a limited company can be substantial and can make a significant...

Setting Up a Limited Company: a Guide to Why and How

If you're starting your own business, there’s a good chance you’re thinking about setting up a limited company. However, not everyone chooses this option. If you’re a contractor, for example, you might be torn between launching a limited company and a becoming a sole...

Tax Tips for Small Businesses

Tackling your taxes can seem like a task that requires infinite expertise, but with our tax tips for small businesses things might become a little clearer. There are more than 5 million small businesses currently in the UK, representing 98% of UK business as a whole....

Choosing the Right Tax Accountant

Whether you have recently finished your degree and have just started your first proper job at a firm, or you have been in the business for many years and are well established, having good relationships with the people inside and outside your firm is a key ingredient...

How To Attract Millennials To Your Small Business

Knowing how to attract millennials to your small business can seem impossible. Many are drawn to the bigger companies they recognise and overlook smaller businesses. Small businesses can greatly benefit young people - show them how! We've created a top 4 list of our...

How To Create a Fun Workplace

The Google offices are the Disney Land of the corporate office. They conjure up images of a powerhouse of creativity and the sound of millennial laughter. While others can't fund an indoor slide or host monthly Guitar Hero competitions, there are easy ways to create a...

Make the Most of Your Small Business Accountant

With skills extending in numerous directions and years of experience, it makes sense for you to make the most of your small business accountant.   Plenty of small business owners do their own accounting. For others, an accountant is merely someone to turn to during...

Work Effectively With a Remote Accountant: 5 Top Tips

Working remotely has become increasingly popular. If you've jumped on the bandwagon, you'll need to make sure you can work effectively with a remote accountant.   Here are our tips for working remotely with your accountant: Use the cloud One of the best ways to help...

Accounting Tips for Cash-in-Hand Businesses: How to Keep on Top

Are you in need of accounting tips for cash-in-hand businesses? Accepting cash as payment for goods and services is valid and legal, as long as your business declares its full income. In fact, paying with cash is sometimes more convenient for customers as they might...