Accounting for Business – York & Harrogate Business Support Programme

21 Sep 2022

Wednesday 21 September, 5-7pm, at Equilibrium Accountants at 48 Goodramgate, York, YO1 7LF

Join our fully funded accountancy workshop with York-based Equilibrium Accountants. This training is available for up to 20 businesses trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas.

What will I learn?

This 2 hour course will provide a detailed introduction to the key financial and accounting considerations you need to be aware of when running a small business or starting out. It will cover key topics, including but not limited to:

  • Whether to incorporate as a company
  • How to enrol for self assessment
  • Being taxed as a sole trader vs a company director
  • When to register for VAT
  • Becoming an employer
  • Maintaining your business accounts, including an introduction to accountancy software

Register your place

About Equilibrium Accountants

Established in 2013, Equilibrium Accountants are a York-based firm specialising in providing accountancy support to small businesses. Led by it’s dynamic Managing Director, Nikki Ainscough, a fully-qualified chartered accountant, with over 15 years of experience, Equilibrium Accountants is a small business itself, meaning that it appreciates first-hand many of the challenges you, as a small business owner, may be facing. It also prides itself on providing pro-active support to small business owners, aiming to provide financial information that informs and inspires their business’ towards sustainable growth and success.

Further Details

This fully funded programme is only available to SME businesses or charities trading or registered in City of York Council or Harrogate Borough Council areas. 

Places are limited to 20 participants, so please register your interest early to avoid disappointment.

If you are interested in participating, please fill in the form on this page and we will be in contact with you. If you would like to know more, please contact

This programme is delivered in partnership between the York & North Yorkshire Growth Hub, City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council, & Equilibrium Accountants.

The Growth Hub are collaborating with City of York Council, Harrogate Borough Council and different providers to deliver various fully funded support programmes to businesses based in the City of York and Harrogate district. Places are limited, and we may not be able guarantee any individual business support through more than one of the funded programmes we’re currently offering. Please contact us if you have any queries.