Finance

Export finance

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Export finance

Exporting can be more financially complex than selling in the UK. How to negotiate payment methods, choose financing and deal with foreign currencies.

Accounting

Choosing accounting software

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Choosing accounting software

Accounting software makes your accounts quicker and easier to process - and you don't need to be a trained accountant. Our guide to choosing software.

Collecting debts - checklist

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Collecting debts - checklist

Almost every business will experience late payment at some point. This practical checklist will help you recover the money you are owed.

Insurance

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Pub, restaurant and cafe insurance

If you run a pub or restaurant, you need to be protected against risks like theft or flooding as well as legal claims against your business.

Pensions

Arm in suit sleeve sorting piles of coins

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Your money and your business

How to manage both the investment you put into your business as an owner-manager, and the income, profits and other benefits you get from it.

Tax

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VAT records

As well as ensuring you comply with your legal obligations under the "Making Tax Digital" initiative, maintaining accurate, current VAT records makes it easy to get the VAT you paid back.

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Self assessment online

How to register for self assessment online, your business or personal tax account, and where to find help with self assessment