UKTI Preparing to export: ten key steps

Posted Posted in export, exporters, exporting, international small business, SME, UK business, UK Trade and Investment, UKTI

Take a look at the UK Trade & Investment (UKTI) ten key steps to starting export opertations. The ten steps UKTI recommends and describes are: 1. Review your export potential 2. Develop an action plan 3. Research and prepare to visit the market 4. Explore routes to market entry 5. Find out about selling and […]

Try the UK as a Place to Expand Your Business.

Posted Posted in business, expanding US business internationally, growing small business, trade, UK business

UK Trade and Investment offers a good source of information about why the UK may be a good place for your business to expand into. Take a look at their informative website, which contains pertinent information about expanding small business operations into the UK. http://www.ukinvest.gov.uk/en-US-index.html Daniel H. Erskine, an international attorney, practices in New York […]

UK Small Business Resource

Posted Posted in international small business, small business, transacting business in a foreign country, UK business

If you are looking for a resource to find information about small business in the UK, then explore the UK’s Enterprise Directorate website specifically about small business http://www.dti.gov.uk/bbf/small-business/index.html The links on the right-hand side of the page lead to helpful information on taxation, finance, and a variety of other business information. Daniel H. Erskine, an […]

What is the difference between American and UK Business Entities?

Posted Posted in starting a business, UK business, US and UK legal business structure, US legal business

Take a look at the variety of business entities a company may utilize in the US by visiting the New York City government’s business site http://www.nyc.gov/html/sbs/nycbiz/html/starting/business_legal_structure.shtml Compare the legal structures listed by the New York City government with those discussed on the UK’s Companies House website http://www.companieshouse.gov.uk/about/gbhtml/gbf1.shtml Daniel H. Erskine, an international attorney, practices in […]