When I decided to go into business for myself, I figured that it would be an easy transition since I was still staying in the same line of work. It was very easy, and quite profitable, but I did run into one roadblock that I was not prepared for. When I was employed by my former boss, my taxes and other withholding amounts were already taken care of for me. With me being my boss, I knew that I needed to find accountants in Bristol that would be able to help me with my taxes and other things so I did not get in trouble with the government.
I had never had to hire an accountant before, but I knew that it was best for me to go this route rather than try to handle all of paperwork on my own. I was not confident in my ability to handle this on my own, and I also wanted to make sure that a reputable company took care of for me. That is why I took my time researching the different accounting firms in the area. Continue reading