Starting your own business can be exciting and challenging in equal measure, but it’s important not to let enthusiasm blind you to the financial realities of keeping it up and running.


However great your business idea is, you will have to adhere to the laws governing all UK businesses, such as those concerning tax and payroll for example. Our team of experts have been working with business start-ups for decades, so we know exactly what will make your business a success.

We want to encourage entrepreneurs to follow their business dreams and will be with you every step of the way. Don’t let your product or idea fail because you haven’t thought the financials through. With experts based across the UK, we will take all the hard work out of the money side of the business so you can focus all your energy on doing what you’re best at.

How We Can Help

We’re the perfect partner to assist you with your new business. Our team of experts will be able to help you with the following:

Our team will be able to help you with the following:

  • Help you decide whether to become a Limited Company (Ltd), a Limited Liability Partnership (LLP), a sole trader or a partnership
  • Look over all the figures you have put together to check that they add up
  • Take care of simple day-to-day bookkeeping and payroll
  • Ensure your new business meets all the demands of HMRC
  • Let you know when your Corporation Tax is due
  • Handle self-assessment tax returns and tell you whether you need to register for VAT
  • Ensure that your cash flow predictions are realistic
  • Prepare year-end accounts
  • Make you aware of any new tax legislation
  • Advise you on setting up franchises
  • Deal with share allocation
  • Help you grow your business from day one

Once your business is up and running, our team can help you develop an effective business plan, which will be crucial in securing bank funding. We will check you haven’t missed anything and enable you to formulate realistic cash flow projections and budgets.

One of the main advantages of our accountancy services is that we get to know your business well, so we can formulate a tailored package that suits your business and your budget. That way you only ever pay for the services you need.


With companies and experts spread all across the UK we’re perfectly positioned to help you with your business start-up requirements.


We have offices all over the UK. Click below to find yours.


Barbara Gatward
Barbara GatwardJohn Gatward Packaging Ltd
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Sarah FoxBeckingham Place Manmagement Co
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John WebbWebb Sight Consultancy Ltd
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Michael ShephardSandrock Management Ltd
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Michelle WarnerAshdown Travel
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"SKS are great to deal with, very approachable with all levels of staff from Directors to accounts staff and are accommodating with requests."
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Wendy CoadSURR7
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"Responsive and efficient with clear lines of communication. They have kept us up to date with everything they are working on for us. Everyone very helpful and knowledgeable. Genuine people."
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Jason WillettIsherwoods
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"Always there when we need them most."
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Simon DoyleKGLighting
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"Very good service and always ready to help with new situations that occur."
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Maggie NorgateNautilus 19
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Fiona PennyFiona Penny Bespoke Home Finders
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"SKS Business Services understand me and my business and I trust their advice implicitly."
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Stuart HerronHerron Consulting Ltd
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David EdeBlackhall RAFA Association treasurer
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"Brilliant professional service delivered by friendly helpful staff, I would and will highly recommend to friends and colleagues."

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