ACCOUNTING FOR YOUR BUSINESS IN & AROUND INVERNESS

USEFULL LINKS FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

PROFFESIONAL

The Principal's own professional body  - ACCA - is found at: http://www.accaglobal.com .There are separate links on that home page for Students, Members, (including professional standards and ethics) and Employers.

For general information see information requirements and assistance available form HMRC at https://www.gov.uk and especially the link there to business and self employed.

For local opportunities to study accountancy and taxation look at the University of the Highlands and Islands site at http://www.inverness.uhi.ac.uk..

BUSINESS SUPPORT

The following sites will be of interest for those small businesses seeking business support:

http://www.scottish-enterprise.com that includes general information on starting, funding, and growing your business; more specific to the Highland area,

http://www.hie.co.uk provides similar information on HIE, with useful main links to Business Support and Regional Information.

MORE BSINESS SUPPORT

The former allows drill down to specialist areas on: Start Your Business; Funding ;Entrepreneurship, along with other themes.

The Start Your Business area links to the Business Gateway, which can be accessed directly at: http://www.bgateway.com  (click on local offices and select Highland for local information.).

Another useful site is that of Highland Opportunity Limited, the business support arm of Highland Council, at http://www.highland-opportunity.com

ASSOCIATIONS

Of valuable help for networking and building local contacts, look at the websites for both the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB) at http://www.fsb.org.uk and peruse Highland information under the Regions link, and the Inverness Chamber of Commerce at http://www.inverness-chamber.co.uk.


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