Ask the Accountant
This half day masterclass is about answering the questions you'd ask your accountant if you had one. Do you know what costs can be claimed against profit? What common insurances should you have in place? Find out the answers to these questions and many more .......
The Masterclass will cover:
Business Structure: Discuss the practicalities of how and when to set up and register a business
Bookkeeping and Accounts: an overview on the importance of accounting records and accounting policy methods
Financial Reporting: explanation of key financial reports – Profit & Loss; Balance Sheet and Cashflow
Unpick the basics on employment: better understand the salary and tax implications depending on whether you are a sole trader or limited company. Also includes a summary of Payroll, Pension, holiday, sickness, minimum/living wage and other related matters you should take into account
VAT: All you need to know about VAT
Business Plan: what should it include? how long should it be? and who is it for?
Do you know what costs can be claimed against your profit? this session will explore business taxes, exemptions, allowable expenses and capital costs
Statutory Records: find out what information you are obligated to record and provide to Companies House
What common insurances should you have?: the insurances you will need will depend upon a variety of factors, this session will step you through key considerations
What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?
The venue has a free car park.
The nearest train stations to the venue are Five ways and Birmingham New Street.