Business start-up

Most people starting up in business in Altrincham and the surrounding areas do so because they have a good business proposition and the enterprise and commitment to see it through.

Most however are not experts in the legal and financial aspects of running a business and such matters can appear daunting. Fortunately you do not need to be an expert in these fields to succeed in business, but you do need the support of a team of trained experts.

We can help. Just bring us your business ideas and we will help you to make them a reality!

We will help you to:

  • decide on the most suitable structure for your business - sole trader, partnership, limited liability partnership or limited company
  • prepare a business plan, cashflow projections, budgets, and trading forecasts
  • assess the finance requirements, advise on the best sources of finance and draw up the necessary proposals
  • establish a good working relationship with your bank
  • complete any registration procedures with Companies House and HMRC
  • deal with company secretarial issues
  • set up a recording system for your internal use and for complying with statutory requirements
  • decide on what computer hardware to buy and help with the installation of accountancy software
  • keep on top of bookkeeping, VAT, payroll and other accounting requirements and
  • help with all aspects of business compliance and administration

Shackleton Stott c-o-n-n-e-c-t

Business start-up

By choosing Shackleton Stott c-o-n-n-e-c-t to help guide you through the cloud accounting maze. You can be assured that we will recommend the best accounting and bookkeeping package for your business.

incubator c-o-n-n-e-c-t

Is our start-up service for new businesses and costs £175 pm plus vat per month payable by direct debit.
We do all the bookkeeping and accounting for you and give you access via a secure dashboard which you can view 24/7 on your computer, mobile phone or tablet.


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We will be happy to tailor the service to meet your requirements and give you a firm price for our services