There are many reasons why someone might consider selling their business and selling a business can be a complex and lengthy process.
The Forum of Private Business has put together a guide to explain how to prepare a business for sale. It covers the legal and tax issues, how to plan the sale, the process of finding a buyer and how to negotiate a sale.
Most of the time businesses do not break the law knowingly, so staying up to date with legislation, getting the right advice and making good employment decisions is key.
The Forum of Private Business has put together a guide to help you understand your obligations in five steps.
Corporation Tax is charged on the taxable profits of limited companies, as well as on those of some clubs societies, associations and co-operatives. This guide provides an introduction to corporation tax for private limited companies. Corporation Tax does not apply to sole traders or partnerships.
The 7 golden rules for turning customer complaints into sales. Did you know that each unhappy customer will tell at least three current or potential customer about his or her experience? On top of that customers are now turning to social media to vent frustrations.
The Forum of Private Business has put this guide together to help you change the way you look at complaints and identify huge untapped opportunities.
Every year around 70,000 babies are born in the UK and the majority are to working parents. Maternity law provides protection for employees who are expecting a child.
The Forum of Private Business has put together a guide to help you to find out your rights and obligations as an employer when an employee tells you they are having a baby.