Finance

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Business plan template

These business plan templates can help you think about your business ideas and get a plan together.

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Business angels

Business angels are wealthy individuals who provide capital - and sometimes advice - in return for company shares. Here's how to pitch to an angel.

Accounting

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Budgeting

While you can't know exactly what the future holds, budgeting reduces uncertainty and helps you anticipate problems. Here's how to create a budget.

Insurance

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Office insurance

Think you don't need insurance for your low-risk, office-based business? Think again - an uninsured problem could be disastrous. Our guide.

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How to avoid under-insurance

Finding out that your insurance doesn’t cover you after an incident can be devastating. Make sure you have the right amount of cover.

Pensions

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Create your auto-enrolment plan

Make sure your business is prepared for pensions auto-enrolment - use this tool to help you identify what you'll need to do to prepare.

Tax

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HMRC company car tax calculator

When a company car or van or fuel for private use is made available to an employee, there is deemed to be a benefit in kind, ie you pay tax on it.