Schoolgate Accounting Services is a business consultancy that started life as an accountancy practice, specialising in assisting entrepreneurs and businesses from the UK and overseas to establish and grow in the UK. Our business was initially a straightforward accountancy practice in 2014 but has subsequently begun offering business planning and consultancy services to entrepreneurs and business representatives looking to set up in the UK. Since then, we have helped hundreds of businesses with market entry and expansion across the country.Over the course of our 7 years’ trading, Schoolgate has assisted many UK entrepreneurs. We have helped many businesses grow by advising them on many financial matters including but not limited to:
• Corporate Governance Best Practices
• Financial Management
• Tax Advice for Businesses and Individuals
• Internal Control Procedures and Policies
• Management Consultancy
Schoolgate Accounting Services values openness with our processes, and have detailed within our brochure our endorsement process. In compliance with the UK Government’s Endorsing Body Guidance, we will only charge for our usual services offered for all clients, and no fees will be incurred in regards to the endorsement process.
We shall assess your application on three main points: Innovation, Viability and Scalability. These are defined by the UK Home Office as:
— Innovation. Does the applicant have a genuine, original business plan that meets new or existing market needs and/or creates a competitive advantage?
— Viability. Is the applicant’s business plan realistic and achievable based on the applicant’s available resources? Does the applicant have, or is actively developing, the necessary skills, knowledge, experience and market awareness to successfully run the business?
— Scalability. Is there evidence of structured planning and of potential for job creation and growth into national markets?
For further information regarding the Innovator visa, please follow this link to the UK Government advice page: https://www.gov.uk/innovator-visa”