Start-ups & early-stage companies
Tel Aviv: A Hub of Innovation
Situated in the heart of Tel Aviv’s business centre amongst thousands of startups, hundreds of VC’s, multinational tech corporates, acceleration programs, and shared working spaces, FKGB is strongly placed within one of the most significant startup ecosystems in the world.
Our expert knowledge of UK tax and accounting matched with our intimate knowledge of the local business culture make us uniquely able to offer expertise.
Building Strong Foundations
With a team of dedicated professionals who are experienced in dealing with early-stage ventures across a wide range of sectors, FKGB is well equipped to guide you through the early stages of your enterprise, making sure you have a solid business structure and strong foundations which will carry you through to the future.
Many of our established clients have been with us since we helped them start up in business several years ago. Our aim is for you to focus on what you do best – building your business – and to build the support structures which you need to succeed.
Alongside you, we aim to advise you on saving more money, saving tax, navigating challenging times and helping you to meet your personal and business objectives.
How We Can Help
Amongst a broad range of services, FKGB can help you with the following:
- Form a new company
- Register for VAT
- Deal with company secretarial issues
- Decide on the most suitable and tax efficient structure for your business: sole trader, partnership, limited liability partnership or limited company
- Assess your finance requirements, advise on the best sources of finance, and draw up the necessary proposals
- Set up a recording system for your internal use and for complying with statutory requirements
In addition to this, we specialise in tax structures which many start-up companies require.
For early-stage start-ups, shares or share options can be an important part of the package in attracting high calibre employees. To find out more about setting up Enterprise Management Incentive (EMI) schemes and the tax issues pertaining to them, click here.
R&D Tax Relief is a government initiative designed to encourage business investment in the area of research and development. It is a great way to reduce your company’s tax bill and in some cases to actually receive cash back from your R&D expenditure. To find out more about R&D schemes, click here.
There are two key, and very generous, tax breaks to look for when it comes to investing in unlisted private companies. FKGB can advise you on a broad range of ways in which you can claim tax back. To find out more about SEIS/EIS schemes, click here.
With many years of experience working with a broad range of business from startup, through several cycles of growth, our team has developed a range of business expertise to assist you, including:
- Business plan creation
- Cash flow projections
- Budget setting
- Trading forecasts
“We have always found that FKGB have provided us with a thorough and first class service enabling us to meet internal and group reporting deadlines.”