Business Start-Ups

Are you looking to start a business, but aren’t quite sure what is required? Let a professional and friendly team provide efficient and fully-compliant accounting services and tax advice for start-ups.


Life moves fast and it’s often the more laborious, specialist and burdensome tasks related to accounting, tax and business planning that get left behind. It is vital that a start-up gets off to a good start with financial planning, accounting tasks and legal compliance requirements.

If you’re a start-up and you simply haven’t got the time, knowledge, skills or experience with accounting, tax and compliance issues, calling in tax and accounting experts like our experienced accountants in Manchester and throughout the UK, will ensure you start your business on the right foot.

Our Manchester based accountants and business planners will work with you, offering you professional advice and support in every aspect of accounting and tax planning designed specifically for new businesses.

Some of the services our approachable team of accountants and business planners for start-ups offer include:

  • Registration as an employer
  • Advice and support on VAT registration
  • Self-employed registration with HMRC
  • Tax advice, including income tax, VAT and National Insurance
  • Yearly important dates updates
business start-ups

By taking care of all your accounting and bookkeeping tasks and legal obligations, CWP’s friendly team will allow you to get on with what you will do best, getting your business off the ground and running successfully and profitably.

Our close-knit team of accountants and business planners in Manchester and throughout the UK take the stress out of accounting tasks for start-ups and SMEs. We understand the unique challenges you can face and provide tailored accountancy and tax planning services that meet the specific needs of your new business.

If you are looking to start a business or have just recently started and would like to know more about our business start-up services, please contact our team in Manchester and throughout the UK on 0161 6600 600 or email

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Regulatory compliance and development

In partnership with our associated consultant we provide regulatory advice and guidance on a broad range of issues including arrangements under LASPO, complaints management, risk management and care and conduct procedures, COLP and COFA obligations and other matters under the Code.

We assist on applications for the Law Society's Lexcel Practice Management Standards and provide all necessary documentation. We can provide advice and guidance with regard to SRA checks and enquiries, investigations and reports, and proceedings before the SDT.

Provision of payroll services

Preparation and submission of annual accounts

Preparation and submission of personal tax returns

Dividend calculations

VAT registration, completion and returns

Incorporation services