Business advice & consultancy

Business advice & consultancy

Over the life of a business various circumstances and events can present challenges and opportunities outside of your normal expertise. At Norton Accountancy we can help your business at every stage of its development.

1) Start ups

At the start up stage it’s crucial to fully consider the viability and potential of your business proposition. Norton Accountancy have significant experience in all sectors of business and can help you fully understand the potential risks and rewards of a business before you make the decision to start trading.

Once you have made a decision to start a business, funding is often a key requirement. It is well documented that the banks have significantly tightened their lending criteria however they do still lend to good quality propositions. A well prepared business plan with cashflow projections and forecast accounts is essential to gaining bank finance. We have significant experience and contacts in this area.

2) Established business

Established businesses pose a vast number of challenges and opportunities that we can help you with. Common areas we advise on include:

  • Funding mergers & acquisitions
  • Asset purchases, financing structures, return on investment
  • Exit strategy and succession planning
  • Budgets / cashflows / projections / forecasts
  • Business strategy
  • Taking on new employees
  • Accountancy software and systems implementation