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Elevator Awards 2017

Last night saw the 2017 Elevator Awards, for Aberdeen and the Shire. A prestigious awards ceremony celebrating entrepreneurship, business success and excellence, where, Acumen Accountants and Advisors were finalists in the Employer of the Year category – sponsored by Avensure.

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Is now the best time to set up a business in Aberdeen?

Aberdeen is undergoing something quite exciting at the moment. Over the past 18 months particularly, the city has seen a flourishing entrepreneurial spirit emerging as individuals take the step to set up on their own, with many now running their own successful small business.

Not only is this a real reflection of an ever increasingly robust economy but it is also providing inspiration to others, proving that new start-ups can evolve and thrive in the city. Ross Murray, Financial Director at Acumen Accountants and Advisors, comments:

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Top reasons to visit your accountant regularly

Your accountant is one of the most important hires you will ever make for you business, so why is it that many businesses are guilty of only meeting their service provider a handful of times a year?

While this might have sufficed in years gone by, it is now much more important and much more efficient to schedule in regular visits to make sure you are getting the very best from your service. After all, checking in once a year at the busy tax period isn’t the smartest of strategies.

Like any relationship, the more time and effort you put in to it, the better the results will be. That is why we’ve outlined our top five reasons to spend more time with your accountant that will not only reward you in the long run, but will also prove beneficial for the smooth and successful running of your business.

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