How to Grow Profit in a Landscape Gardening Business

How to Grow Profit in a Landscape Gardening Business

Last week was National Growing for Wellbeing Week 2023. This is an annual celebration that aims to recognise and emphasise the importance of gardening and growing activities in enhancing our physical, mental and emotional wellbeing. How often do you stop to think about the health and wellbeing of your business, how far it has come […]

Help For Start-Up Businesses in The Landscaping Industry!

For the past 13 years, Sones Accountancy Services has been working with businesses in the landscaping industry. Our vision is to help business owners at all levels in the industry to ‘know their numbers’ and gain confidence in using their numbers to make sound business decisions. As the owner of the practice and an accountant, […]

New VAT Payment Penalty System

New VAT payment penalty system

Did you know that the VAT payment penalty system was replaced in January 2023?  There have been two separate penalties introduced, one for the late submission of VAT returns and the other for the late payment of VAT liabilities.  The new system is based on penalty points and according to HMRC, will penalise “only the […]

Goal Setting for the Second Quarter

Goal Setting for the Second Quarter

Setting goals is an important part of running any successful business.  Here are some steps you can take to set effective goals for your landscaping business: Define your vision Start by defining the overall vision for your landscaping business. What is the purpose of your business? What do you hope to achieve in the long […]

The Importance of Reviewing Business Goals

The Importance of Reviewing Business Goals

Reviewing your business goals is an essential process that helps you to evaluate your progress and make necessary adjustments to stay on track towards achieving your objectives. Here are some steps to review the business goals for your landscape gardening business: Set a regular schedule Set a regular schedule to review your business goals, such […]

The Power of Closely Monitoring Your Business’s Cash Flow

The power of closely monitoring your businesses cash flow

The Power of Closely Monitoring Your Business’s Cash Flow Closely monitoring your business’s cash flow is essential to ensuring the financial health and success of your business. Cash flow refers to the amount of money that flows into and out of your business over a period of time, and it is a critical metric for […]

7 Tips to Increase the Profit of Your Business.

7 tips to increase the profit of your business

Increasing the profit of a business can be achieved by implementing various strategies that will help to maximise revenue and minimise costs. Below are some strategies you may like to try: By offering a more comprehensive range of services, you can attract more customers and increase revenue. Consider expanding your services to include: Tap into […]

Do you know your numbers?

Do you know your numbers?

Where do you start when you decide to make a change in your landscape gardening business? You may want to increase profit, take on a new piece of equipment or employee, or try a new marketing campaign. You must ’know your numbers’ whichever direction you take in your business, otherwise, how do you know if […]

Business Awards – Why Bother Applying?

Business Awards – Why Bother Applying?

Entering to win a business award is about your business and what you stand for, it’s for the people who work with you and those who would like to, it’s about making new connections and creating opportunities.  So, what else is in it for your business – and why should you put in the effort? […]