This section includes information to help you starting up a business.
You may also wish to refer to the other business sections on property, health and safety, licensing etc - all accessible from the business landing page.
St Albans Enterprise Agency (STANTA)
Offers business advice and has premises for small businesses with easy-in/easy-out licences www.stanta.co.uk
‘Starting your own Business’ e-learning tool
HM Revenue & Customs
FREE e-learning tool 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
The package includes learning checks and videos as well as links to further advice on YouTube and gov.uk website. To start the tutorial, click here - Starting Your Own Business