Owner managed businesses
Running an owner-managed business – whether you’re starting out on your own for the first time or are the latest in a long line of generations to take the reins – means that you are constantly juggling dozens of different demands.
That’s why you need advisers you can trust to help you run your business in the most cost-effective and efficient way, identify and make the most of new opportunities and to plan for the future, so that your business can continue to develop and grow in the longer-term.
At Fawcetts accountants in Salisbury, we can help to free up your time, so that you can concentrate on running and building your business, by dealing with day-to-day financial issues, including bookkeeping, payroll and VAT.
If your business needs are more complex, we offer expertise to assist with business strategy and planning and corporate tax planning.
We can use our experience in raising finance to help you if you’re planning investment and growth and support you every step of the way with mergers, acquisitions and sales.
When it comes to passing on your owner-managed business, whether it’s to the next generation or through an in-house takeover or external sale, we’ll also make sure your succession and retirement planning starts well in advance so everything is in place for a smooth transition.
For more information on Fawcetts accountants’ services for owner-managed businesses in Salisbury, please contact us.
Former Conservative Treasury Minister, Lord Jim O’Neil has told the BBC that gloomy predictions for the post-Brexit UK economy are likely to be ‘dwarfed’ by global growth figures surpassing expectations.
He said: “I certainly wouldn’t have thought the UK economy would be as robust as it currently seems.
“That is because some parts of the country, led by the North West, are actually doing way better than people seem to realise or appreciate.
“As well as this crucial fact, the rest of the world is also doing way better than many people would have thought a year ago, so it makes it easier for the UK.”
Meanwhile, speaking at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Stephen Schwarzman, CEO of Blackstone Group, said: “It’s a time of enormous ebullience, part of which was created by really good economic growth.”
However, also at Davos, Barclays CEO, Jes Staley warned against excessive optimism about the state of the global economy.
He said: “Equity markets are at an all-time high and volatility is at an all-time low – that is not a sustainable proposition”.
Link: UK growth upgrade could ‘dwarf’ Brexit hit
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