1. I WANT TO START A BUSINESS IN SINGAPORE, WHERE DO I BEGIN?
Starting a business is a huge decision for anyone. Once you have decided on the type of business that you are going into, you will need to know what are the resources available to you. Understanding what resources available to you as well as who would be involved are key areas that
2. WHAT DOES A CORPORATE SECRETARY DO, WHY DO I NEED TO APPOINT ONE?
The role of a Corporate Secretary is to assist and ensure that the company is compliant with relevant regulatory authorities and implement and advise on all matters related to corporate governance. All companies are legally required to appoint a secretary within 6 months of incorporation. Many businesses do not see the need to appoint a professional secretary to handle this and very often find themselves receiving notice of
3. WHY DO I NEED AN ACCOUNTANT WHEN I CAN DO MY ACCOUNTS MYSELF?
Most businesses’ definition of doing accounts is data-entry. Doing data-entry does not equate to accounting. Anybody with basic computer skills can perform such a task to a reasonably good standard. Accounting on the other hand is a profession regulated by international bodies and has its own set of different standards that are applicable to different jurisdictions.
4. I AM SPENDING TOO MUCH TIME ON MY ACCOUNTS, CAN YOU GUYS HELP?
5. HOW DO I KNOW IF MY ACCOUNTANT/CORPORATE SECRETARY IS DOING A GOOD JOB?
Your corporate secretary should be able to answer all your questions with regards to the company’s act. This will also include all corporate governance matters and ensure your compliance with regulatory authorities. It is the RESPONSIBILITY of the corporate secretary to remind you to file your annual returns with the authorities, you should never be late if your corporate secretary is doing a good job.
6. WHAT ELSE DOES U VENTURES DO BESIDES ACCOUNTING?
U Ventures is primarily an accounting and business advisory firm. While our core strength is in accounting and taxation, we also assist our clients with matters relating to business incorporation, work permit matters as well as business expansion.
7. HOW DO YOU DETERMINE THE PRICES FOR YOUR SERVICES?
8. HOW DOES U VENTURES ADD VALUE TO MY BUSINESS?
We are partners in your business, we do not see ourselves as an administrative function but more of a transformational tool. We will listen, share and advise based on our past experiences with other businesses and provide you with all the support you need to grow and scale your business.