The videos include case studies and learning resources on relevant practical issues including advice on starting, growing and financing a business, business planning, managing cash flow, recruiting staff, intellectual property and managing tax affairs including corporation tax, VAT and PAYE.
The videos can be found on You Tube click here
HMRC’s Tax Help
HMRC’s Tax Help will give you quick, easy-to-use advice on everything you need to know about tax when starting your own business.
‘Starting your own Business’ e-Learning Tool
HM Revenue & Customs have recently launched a new FREE e-learning tool that advises on the tax and National Insurance issues involved in starting your own business.
The package can be completed in bite-size pieces and covers subjects including:
- Starting in business
- Registering your self employment
- What records should I keep?
- What can I claim against my income?
- VAT registration
- Becoming an employer
Incorporated into the package are learning checks and videos as well as links to further advice on YouTube & gov.uk website. To start the tutorial, just click on the link http://www.hmrc.gov.uk/courses/syob/syob/index.html
For more information on what licences you may need to start-up your business please visit… www.gov.uk/browse/business/licences
For more information on starting your business visit… www.gov.uk/browse/business/setting-up
If you are thinking of starting up your own business and you’re aged 18-30 and either unemployed or working less than 16 hours a week, The Princes Trust can provide you with guidance and advice: http://www.princes-trust.org.uk/need_help/enterprise_programme.aspx