R. A. Leslie & Co. Chartered Accountants

Business start up

Coming up with a commercially viable business proposition is the start of an exciting journey.  There are many decisions that will need to be taken early on in the process which can ensure that you have the best platform from which to run a successful business from the outset.

We are able to provide the following assistance in this area:
  • Deciding the most suitable structure for your business:

    • sole trader
    • partnership
    • limited liability partnership (LLP)
    • limited company
  • Preparation of a business plan, cashflow projections, budgets and trading forecasts
  • An assessment of your finance requirements and advice on the best sources of finance
  • Formation of your company or LLP
  • Undertaking the necessary registration procedures with Companies House and HM Revenue & Customs
  • Setting up a record keeping system to enable you to review performance and meet statutory requirements