Category: Small Business Guides

Whether you are starting a new business or have been self employed for some time, we have assembled a collection of small business guides provided by our expert and experienced accountants.

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What is GDPR?

What is GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)?

What is it? The General Data Protection Regulations 2018 (“GDPR”) is EU legislation set to apply in the UK from 25th May 2018.  It replaces the current Data Protection Act (“DPA”) and is designed to […]

How to get paid!

How to chase unpaid invoices

A healthy cash flow is essential for a business to survive.  Failing to get paid quickly and regularly for work done for a customer can result in serious cash flow issues and ultimately will affect […]

Credit control process

A guide to credit control: the basics

Credit control shouldn’t just be restricted to bigger businesses.  In fact, the process of agreeing, monitoring and collecting money should be part of day to day life of every business. Working for yourself brings many […]

What happens after signing up with Clever Accounts

What happens once you’ve signed up?

When you sign up with Clever Accounts, one of our accountants will be in contact with you. Our aim is to ensure that the process is straight forward and to make you comfortable with how […]

Year End Checklist

Year end checklists – what to consider

The accounting year end is an important point in the annual cycle of a company to finalise finances and tie up any loose ends to benefit from any available allowances or tax breaks.  Therefore, it’s […]

Top 5 phone apps to help run your business

We round up some of the apps and online services that we use, or think are useful additions to your phone app list. HMRC Released a couple of years ago and recently undergoing a number […]

Don't be a victim of phishing

Don’t be a victim of Phishing!

HMRC Scam Alert Updated on July 4th 2019 We have recently had a few calls from clients who received phone calls allegedly from HMRC, telling them that there was a warrant out for their arrest since […]

Homeworking and Digital Traders

We thought it worth a very brief signpost to some new initiatives that could help two specific groups of typical small business or freelancer… Digital Traders Historically, businesses within the EU, that are supplying goods […]