Starting a new Business

Starting a New Business By Toni Sculthorpe Managing Director So you’re starting a new business…What do you need to do? In this blog post we’ll take you through some of the steps and decisions you need to make. First you need to decide what kind of business you will be. Will you be a Sole […]

Do I Have to Register My Side Hustle as a Business?

Do I Have to Register My Side Hustle as a Business? By Toni Sculthorpe Managing Director Are you lying awake at night worried the tax-man is lurking around the corner because you should have registered your side hustle as a business? Well, worry no more! In this guide, I’ll show you the rules you need […]

Tax Planning For Christmas

Tax Planning For Christmas By Toni Sculthorpe Managing Director Whilst Christmas is still a just over a month away I expect many of you are starting to make plans, so it’s a great time to do some Christmas tax planning (if you’re a Limited Company). Read this blog for ways you might be able to […]

7 top tip for getting your price right

7 Top Tips For Getting Your Pricing Right By Toni Sculthorpe Managing Director Working out how to set your prices can be a minefield when you start a business? Too cheap and you’ll be working very hard yet not making a profit. Too expensive and you will struggle to find any customers. Here are my […]

14 ways an accountant can make you more profitable

14 ways an Accountant can make you more Profitable By Toni Sculthorpe Managing Director The cost of appointing an accountant means many new businesses choose to try and complete their own tax returns and accounts. Whilst there is nothing wrong with this (and at JMC Accountancy Ltd I try to support small businesses do this […]

Getting a Mortgage When You’re Self Employed

Getting a Mortgage When You’re Self Employed By Toni Sculthorpe Managing Director There are quite a lot of myths floating around when it comes to trying to get a mortgage. One of these is that it is incredibly difficult, or even impossible, to be approved if you are self-employed. It might be slightly more challenging […]