From launching a start up and becoming a sole trader, to finding funding and filing your taxes, our experts share their top tips, advice, and guidance. We regularly publish new guides and review existing ones. As an FSB member, you’ll also discover how you can make the most of your membership with helpful hints from our team in every business guide.
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Download our free guide to Health and Safety for FSB members.
Being your own boss can be freeing, but it also means all the paperwork falls onto your shoulders. Our free interactive guide will help you decide what insurance you need to keep you covered.
Download our free guide to data protection for everything you need to know about keeping data secure in your small business
Ready to take the first steps to expand your team, but don’t know where to begin? We’ll take you through the process of how to employ someone, whether you’re a sole trader or limited company, so you can get it right from day one.
Learn the basics of setting up and managing a compliant payroll and workplace pension scheme for your employees, whether you have one employee or 100.
From registering with HMRC to getting your paperwork right, we’ll take you through what you need to know when setting up as a sole trader.
Everything you need to know about credit card processing and taking payments in a secure, compliant way.
Whether you’re new to the world of working for yourself, or you just want a tax refresher, you’ll find everything you need to know about small business taxes.