Useful Forms and Documents

Thinking of starting a business?

Starting your Own Business
The website has some advice on starting a business: Set up a business – GOV.UK (

Business Planning Tools
Our business planning tools will help you to know what things you should consider when planning to start your business and our business advisers will guide you through your plan. Click on the templates below to see the kinds of tools that we will introduce to you. Our business advisers will show you how to complete them for your business idea.
Cash Flow template
Business Plan Template
HMRC Resources:

HMRC videos, webinars and email alerts – GOV.UK (
Help and support if you’re self-employed – GOV.UK (
Help and support for employing people – GOV.UK (
Help and support for landlords – GOV.UK (
HM Revenue & Customs: Self-employed ready reckoner (

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