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Business Startups

The first steps

Setting out on a new business venture is an exciting time: finding premises, sourcing suppliers, marketing, enrolling children. However, there are a number of vital steps which must be taken before any day nursery or child minding can take off:

  • Writing a useful and meaningful business plan
  • Choosing whether to be incorporated as a limited company or be self-employed
  • Obtaining finance
  • Making the right tax decisions
  • Informing the authorities

Dealing with these can be time consuming and potentially costly. As we are specialist advisors to day nurseries and child minding business owners we can profile your business idea and advise you, freeing up your time to get on with the real work of developing the business.

For more information on starting up in business or a copy of our "Step by Step Guide to Starting Up in Business" brochure contact Desirie Lea on 0151 348 8400 or email ddl@moco.co.uk

Testimonials

  • "After many years working in an independent opticians, Victoria and I thought it was time to venture out and consider opening our own opticians practice.
    We had never previously run our own business, and wanted to look for some professional and impartial advice. After speaking with other opticians, we were advised to speak with Desirie from Morris & Co.
    What can we say! From our first tentative telephone call to Desirie, to find out how we might set up a new business, all the way through to purchasing our practice, and finally opening the doors to customers, Desirie has been an inspiration. She gave us excellent advice on how to negotiate at each stage of our purchase, helped us to draw up a realistic business strategy and always kept our feet firmly on the floor.
    Since we began trading in December 2012, we have had frequent contact with Desirie and the team. We would not hesitate to recommend Desirie and Morris & Co as your future accountants, they have given us a great start to our new business, and are always keen to make sure we stay on the right pathway to success”
    Keith and Victoria Williams run Taylors Opticians in Frodsham
  • "Over a number of years Morris & Co have provided me with sound financial and business advice. Their in depth knowledge of my particular sector has proved invaluable and they explain my accounts in a way that is easy to understand. All my questions are answered promptly and efficiently and I really appreciate their level of expertise."
    David Evans, R T Booth & Co Ltd
  • "In addition to providing management and year end accounts, Morris & Co have assisted me with and prepared business plans and cash flow forecasts... to help me make vital business decisions."
    Dave Lawson, Cardiff
  • "We have found them efficient and user friendly, and have made a big saving in our accountancy and bookkeeping costs. I can unreservedly recommend the arrangement to my fellow franchisees."
    Colin Donald, Slough
  • "I am delighted with the service I have received from Morris & Co. As BFA Affiliate's I have confidence in their level of knowledge and expertise. As a result I am free to concentrate on building my business with their help and advice."
    Simon Wise, Driver Hire London North
  • "At first I was somewhat reluctant... I have been able to establish a mutual trust and experienced a professional and thorough service."
    Kevin Morrissey, Sheffield
  • "When appointing an accountant it was very important to me to select someone who was not only knowledgeable but friendly and approachable. I have always received proactive, professional advice and I know that the specialist advice I require to run my business is only ever a phone call away. A VAT full cost and apportionment calculation was recently undertaken for my company. As a result of this, my percentages have reduced, thereby saving me additional money."
    Ian McGarvey

Contact Desirie Lea on:

0151 348 8400 or email ddl@moco.co.uk for further information on Business Startups.