Hazel Smith
Accounting Services Partner

t: +44 (0)191 243 6278
e: hazelsmith@unw.co.uk
Mark Hetherington
VAT Partner

t: +44 (0)191 243 6073
e: markhetherington@unw.co.uk
MEET THE TEAM

Business Start-Ups

UNW, by amassing the expertise of teams across all our departments, is well positioned to provide a tailored, organised and in-depth service to business start-ups.

The accounting services team will be on hand to provide advice regarding accounting software and appropriate trading vehicles, and all the help you need with the initial set-up. Our partners and staff have the knowledge to provide first-rate expertise on the availability of grants, specific tax advice and the rules of VAT and PAYE. Through our unique strategic talent team, we have also supported start-up business by sourcing non-exec appointments to their boardroom.

Our support has enabled many businesses to reach their maximum potential, collaborating and providing input at every step of the way as they have grown to become large successful entities.

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