Guy Payne & Co

Helping you to help yourself

0151 353 0067

Business Start-ups

It is a big step to decide to set up your own business, whether it is a full-scale business plan or advice on payroll, we can offer you the right business start-up advice.

We can help ensure you have the right structure in place and that the financial and compliance aspects are addressed so that you can focus your energy on making your business a success.

We understand it can be a daunting process so please come and see us for a free no obligation meeting.

How can we help?

  • Determining the best structure for your business: sole trader, partnership, limited liability partnership, or limited company; and maximising investment reliefs where possible
  • Where appropriate, assisting with company formation and company secretarial duties
  • Registering your new business with Companies House and HMRC, from Corporation tax, VAT and payroll
  • Combining our knowledge of both your personal and business situation to develop a remuneration strategy
  • Prepare a business plan and/or cashflow and budget projections
  • Management accounts – these can provide you with precise and dependable forecasts crucial for driving your businesses forward and safeguarding cash flow
  • General bookkeeping, annual accounts, VAT and payroll duties
  • Tax planning
  • Assist you in identifying the full range of allowable business expenditure
  • Help you maximise the profits in your business

The results?

  • We will guide you through the key compliance issues
  • You can be confident that you have the most tax efficient and appropriate legal structure
  • The knowledge that you have the financial systems to control your cash flow
  • A business plan and forecasts can give potential investors and lenders confidence
  • Precise and dependable forecasts will also help you to drive your business expansion

On-going business advice for development & strategy

Businesses continue to face new challenges and opportunities that often require careful consideration of the financial implications.

How can we help?

  • Tax planning for you and your family in the context of your business
  • Planning acquisitions, sales and other significant transactions to minimise tax on realised gains
  • Succession planning
  • Review your business performance and establish key performance indicators which directly relate to the success of your business
  • Look for potential ways to cut costs or enhance revenues within your business
  • Prepare a business plan, budgets, cash-flow and trading forecasts to develop your business
  • Design relevant remuneration packages