Author: Brookson One

The ultimate guide to financial planning and forecasting

Working as a self-employed contractor, freelancer or owner of a business requires an independent way of life that involves shouldering more risk than... Read more

What recruiters need to know about IR35 in the run-up to April 2020

What happens if a limited company goes bust?

When a limited company ceases trading, there are many different issues to address. As you might expect, the main considerations generally revolve... Read more

a sole trader working alongside a new employee.

Can a sole trader have employees?

A sole trader is a person who owns a business exclusively. This business structure holds a variety of positives and negatives. For example, working... Read more

A businessman choosing a name for his limited company.

How to register a company name

An important factor to starting a business is registering the company name. It’s not compulsory to register a company name if the business operates... Read more

A man or woman using their laptop to register a sole trader company.

How to become a sole trader

When it comes to setting up a company, an important starting point is to choose between the three main types of business structures: sole trader,... Read more

A small company going over invoices and receipts in regards to VAT

Does a limited company need to be VAT registered?

Value added tax (VAT) refers to a levy automatically added to the bill of a product or service, with the figure based on all imposed fees from... Read more

A director paying off limited company debts with a credit card

Can directors be personally liable in a limited company?

There are many benefits to running your business as a limited company. Not only can a limited company come across as more professional than sole... Read more