APS Accountancy. Services to start up businesses

Starting a new business is incredibly exciting, but it can also be incredibly stressful. There are numerous things you need to consider, from whether your idea is financially viable through to how much salary you can pay yourself.

That’s where we come in. Over the years we have worked with a wide variety of start-ups, guiding them through the scary initial stages of running a business all the way through to financial success.

We will help you:

  • Decide on the most appropriate trading structure for your business.
  • Prepare a business plan, cash flow projections, budgets and forecasts.
  • Assess your finance requirements and advise on the best sources of finance.
  • Complete any registration procedures with Companies House and HMRC.

Why us?

Because we care.

  • Expert support – you’ll benefit from the expert knowledge and insight our team have gleaned from working with limited companies of all sizes, across all sectors.
  • Great service – you’ll get your own personal accountant who will understand your business inside out, helping your company to be as profitable as possible.
  • Competitive rates – our fixed fee packages mean you only pay for what you need, with no unexpected costs.

Brilliantly clear

Jargon free advice so you understand everything that’s going on.

Reassuringly helpful

Practical business guidance whenever you need it.

Undeniably experienced

Tried and tested advice on the best way to achieve profitability.

APS Accountancy. Business Start Up services:

Trading structure

We will advise you on which trading structure is going to be the most commercially effective and tax-efficient for your business.

Company formation

Whether you decide to register as a limited company or as a sole trader, we will complete all the necessary forms and submit them to the relevant authorities


We will make sure you are 100% compliant from the outset and that all your corporate records and filings are submitting correctly and on time.

Business advice

We will provide you with invaluable, practical business advice that maximizes your profits

Tax planning

We will advise on how to keep your tax at a minimum including the best way to pay yourself and whether it’s worth paying your spouse a salary


We will suggest the best way to keep your records up-to-date, and which accountancy software would suit you best.

Other services include:

APS Accountancy believe in building strong relationships with our clients, so our expert advice doesn’t stop there. We will work closely with you as your company grows, providing practical business advice to give you the best possible chance of success.

  • - AT management
  • - Expense tracking
  • - RTI Payroll
  • - Research and development claims

Please contact us to discuss these.