Category : Startup Information

by David Fotheringham - 4 years ago

Setting up a cycle to work scheme

by Sarah Butler Updated: Aug 21, 2017 Published: Jul 16, 2014 Any new business needs to do everything it can to attract talent and to develop a tax efficient business model. Perhaps even more importantly, business owners need to build a healthy and...

by David Fotheringham - 4 years ago

Sole trader tax: What tax do businesses pay

One of the most important decisions you’ll need to make when setting up a company is to determine which business structure is right for you. The majority of small business owners either register as a sole trader or as a limited company – and both ha...

by David Fotheringham - 4 years ago

VAT: Optional flat rate scheme

by Updated: Apr 2, 2014 Published: Apr 1, 2014 VAT is something that most people find more than a little confusing.  The optional flat rate scheme allows businesses with up to £150,000 turnover to make a flat-rate calculation for VAT payments based...

by David Fotheringham - 6 years ago

How to register for VAT

As discussed in part one of this guide, when do you need to register for VAT, all businesses with VAT taxable turnover (so everything you sell that isn’t exempt from VAT) of £85,000 or more need to register for VAT. Cost of VAT registration There is...