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Nibble on this: unbelievable UK startup statistics for 2022 – the year that was

December 30, 2022
UK startups and their founders were not short of obstacles amid a tumultuous 2022. The UK economy experienced some of…

Oxford Ionics raises £30m Series A to integrate quantum computing into standard computer chips

December 22, 2022
“With these funds we are scaling out this technology to build powerful, accurate and reliable quantum computers which can solve…

Buy electric vehicles through your limited company and save tax

December 14, 2022
Our team is a huge fan of electric cars, and Tesla has four sexy models available now, making it a…

2023 R&D Relief changes bring good news for tech innovators

December 6, 2022
Along with the previously announced changes, the Chancellor announced sweeping changes to R&D relief rates effective 1 April 2023. There…

How to Report Cryptocurrency to HMRC

November 30, 2022
If you’re a UK taxpayer and you’ve traded crypto you need to report your crypto gains and any income. Since…

Square Mile’s Binary Function: Why it rocks

November 24, 2022
Seldom does a person use the words "accountant" and "innovation" in the same sentence. But Square Mile in the UK…

Helping Web3, Crypto & Blockchain startups scale 

November 15, 2022
As your long-term Web3 accounting partner, we act as your full-service accounting department. Our Web3-focused Square Mile accounting team is made up of…

Collect more money and end the year strong with an accounts receivable clean-out

November 11, 2022
Accounts receivable maintenance - why is it important? The revenue and cash flow of your business are significantly impacted by…

Flash Guide – Our Virtual Finance Directors tips to building a stronger business in 2023

November 2, 2022
Wondering how to position your startup as we head towards 2023? Look no further: the Virtual FDs at Square Mile…

Know the past, present, and future of your financial position

October 28, 2022
Founders of startups need full financial support, since they are focused on growing their company and cannot manage all aspects…

What is your tax code and what does it mean?

October 18, 2022
Your tax code is a set of letters and numbers that tells your employer or pension provider how much tax-free…

Our startup clients share how they extended their runway and reduced their burn rate

October 18, 2022
With talk of an economic downturn and a slowdown in venture funding, startups are having to figure out how to…

Founders: pay yourself just enough to not think about money

October 11, 2022
You’re likely asking yourself “Well, how much is that?” Being a startup founder can make the question of how much…

Your Guide to PAYE: What it is and how it’s calculated

October 10, 2022
PAYE, or Pay As You Earn, is the payroll system used in the United Kingdom to collect income tax from…

How to Find Your PAYE Reference Number

October 5, 2022
What is your PAYE reference number and where do you find it? When you employ your first team member and…

Are tech startups spending enough on marketing, and, are they investing too late?

October 3, 2022
What tech startups should be spending on marketing There is no short answer. And should marketing spend be based on…


Uk Crypto Tax Guide 2022


    New Accounting Secrets for Creative Agencies in the UK


      The 4 minute Founders Guide to Startup Accounting