Start me up! Building the Foundations as you Start your Business

Published by Sue Park
A FREE event to give advice and guidance to business start ups.  15th February 2022.

About this event

If you have just started your new business venture or are thinking about taking the leap, then join us for financial, legal and grant funding advice and guidance from some of the region’s most prominent business advisors.

Our speakers have been advising business owners for many years taking them from embryonic stage to floating them on Aim and the Stock Market in some cases, helping them access funds to grow their business and ensuring they have the right employment documents in place to protect their reputation and employees.

During the event our speakers will be passing on essential tips and advice and sharing best practice to help your business get on the right track from day one, including:

•    Getting ready to invest

•    Keeping your house in order

•    The importance of having essential employment document in place before taking on staff

•    Knowing where to access support on HR and Employment issues as your business grows

•    The different types of funding available

•    What to consider when getting ready to approach a funder

•    Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund and FW Capital, and how they can help

•    Choosing the correct business structure and the tax implications of the associated structures

•    Tax reliefs available, the Super Deduction and Research and Development

•    A brief outline of VAT

•    Share structures and family tax planning

•    The business plan, forecasting, management information and monitoring performance


Peter Robinson – Partner and Head of Corporate and Commercial, Jacksons Law Firm

Paul Clark – Partner and Head of Employment, Jacksons Law Firm

Alex Gent – Investment Executive, FW Capital

Jamie Harding – Manager, Azets

A light breakfast will be provided at the event and there will be the opportunity to network prior to the presentations.

For more information, or to inform of us of any special dietary requirements please contact Caroline Noble on cnoble@jacksons-law.com.

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