Starting up a new business?

Are your children at school full time now?
Do you want to supplement your income?
Or just fed up of building someone else’s empire and now it’s your turn.

If you need a helping hand in deciding how to get your business off the starting blocks, let us help you

Setting up a new business is an exciting time!
There are lots of decisions to be made, including business status, home-based vs new premises, creating a website, designing a brand, the list goes on…

…However, self-employment can also be scary. How do you go about registering your business? How do you submit your tax return? Monitoring your income and expenses? When do you become VAT registered? There are many financial aspects related to running a business which you need to be aufait with, to ensure you comply on an official and legal basis.

We advise on the best structure for your business and how to get it set up correctly with Companies House and HMRC, ensuring you’re fully compliant from the get-go. We then work with you to build the right financial foundations to get your business off to a flying start


Why not download a copy of our handy business start-up guide which includes:


Business structure

Sole Trader & Partnerships vs Limited Companies & LLPs

How to set up your business

Checking potential company name
Registering your company
Business bank accounts

HMRC tax return requirements


Regular accounting tasks

Bookkeeping and using cloud accounting
Expenses – what is a tax-deductible expense?

Filing your tax return


Paying yourself and others





Instruction rules and regulations

Auto enrolment & pensions



Public liability and employer’s liability

Getting a mortgage

What changes?

Working with accountants & bookkeepers

What one reader thought

“For me, understanding the registration and tax side of setting up a business was the most daunting but, having read the guide, I now feel a lot more comfortable that I am on the right path. Cheryl has been an absolute gem and has done all of the work for me…if you’re wanting lots of detailed information, then Cheryl provides links to all the important sites.”

Sara Erasmus, Business Sense HR Ltd

Yes please, I’d like a FREE

Handy Business Start-up Guide:

Our popular e-Book is packed full of useful information on how to structure and run your business.

The advice within this ebook is generalized. Please seek an accountant for specialist advice relating to you and your business.

For more tailored advice relating to your business ideas Get in touch with Pink Pig Financials, to make the best start in business.