Business Start Up Advice

Now is a great time to start a business but at Westcotts we know that it can be a daunting process with a lot to consider.

We can help you through the whole process and keep you focused on:

  • What you need to do now…
  • What you need to do in the next week…
  • What you can leave for the moment…

We know that you will have lots of questions including:

  • Should I trade as a sole trader, through a partnership or perhaps as a limited company?
  • What do I need to do about tax and HMRC?
  • How should I keep my books and should I be using cloud-based software?
  • How do I pay myself?
  • What about employing staff?
  • Should I be registered for VAT?
  • What do I do about my business vehicles?
  • What other advisers do I need?

We are here for you throughout and will take the time to explain the options and work with you to find out what is best, given your particular circumstances.

As a firm we are very well connected and can suggest other advisers and professionals to assist you as required.

It all starts with a chat over a coffee so please do get in touch.  The meeting would be free, confidential and with no obligation on your part.

We’re here for you!

Specialist Advisers

Get in touch with one of our specialist advisers to see how we can help your business.

The specialist sectors we can advise you on include,
but are not limited to the following:

  • Agriculture
  • Charities and Not for Profit
  • Company accounts
  • IT Contractors
  • Manufacturing and Technology
  • Owner Managed Businesses
  • Professional Practices
  • Property and Construction
  • SME Market
  • Timeshare Industry
  • Tourism and Leisure

We're here

Whoever you are, wherever you are, whatever you want to achieve. With more offices in the South West than any other firm, we’re always on hand to offer face-to-face advice, opening doorways to a whole world of specialisms and services which are available to all of our clients whenever they need them.

To find your nearest office or get in touch with one of our specialist advisers, please go to our contact us page.

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