How to register as self employed – the key steps to take
The simplest way to start a business in the UK is to become self employed. This is also commonly referred to as becoming a sole trader. Here are the steps you must take to if…
What is a sole trader?
If you’re new to self-employment, setting up as a sole trader is the easiest way to go. The registration process is simple, there’s almost no paperwork involved, and you don’t have to pay any registration…
Limited company or sole trader – which is best for me?
One of the first tasks you will have when starting up your business will be to decide whether to set up a new limited company, or become self-employed. If you choose to go self employed,…
7 ways being a sole trader is better than working via a limited company
For those new to the world of business, there are many things to consider. One of the biggest decisions you’ll have to make when you’re starting a business is whether to set up as a…
How to avoid problems with partnerships
Many small businesses are partnerships. Yet circumstances and ambitions change, partners fall out or die. Without a good partnership agreement things can get acrimonious. Here’s how to protect yourself from the start.
Self-employment: is it right for you?
Before deciding to become self-employed, it’s a good idea to think through the implications of working for yourself…