Virgin Start-up Scheme

Here at Sibbalds, we are big believers in the importance of grants and start-up loans for entrepreneurs and new businesses, who may be struggling to get funding from the more traditional avenues. Recent weeks have seen us blog about the success of Derbyshire Enterprise Growth Fund, and we today turn our attention to the Virgin…

Tips on Trading Abroad

As some of you will be aware from our announcement last month, we have recently joined forces with UKTI to offer businesses valuable help and advice when looking to start trading abroad. UKTI work with UK-based businesses to ensure their success in international markets, and encourage the best overseas companies to look to the UK…

Tax Enquiry Protection

HMRC enquiry activities are at record levels and they are continuously being targeted to increase tax revenues by being granted wider powers of enquiry. They will carry out Business Records Checks, Compliance Visits and Interventions covering all aspects of tax.  Many enquiries are completely random and anyone that pays tax can come under an enquiry.…