Business Tools and guidance on getting started, finance, premises and employing people. Starting a business Information on business planning, registering a company and starting a new business. Growing a business Information on planning, events, support networks and funding. Selling or closing a business Find information on selling or closing a business. Business rates and premises Guidance on business rates and relief, including appeals. Find commercial premises to lease or buy. Funding and grants Check the types of business funding available and increase your chances of putting in a successful application. Managing a business Information on registration, limited companies, accounts, tax returns, data protection and record keeping. Your business and the EU Referendum Information for businesses about the EU Referendum outcome including exports, employment, EU funding and how to get further support Employing people Your legal obligations to staff, including information on pensions, recruitment, leave and contracts. Taxes Includes information on company tax returns, corporation rates and reliefs, paying your tax bill and VAT. Importing Information and help on importing goods and services to Scotland. Exporting Information and help on exporting goods and services from Scotland. Licences and regulations Find out whether your business is regulated, whether you need a licence to operate and who you should apply to. Finance and accounts Includes information on accounting, bookkeeping, bankruptcy, cashflow, payroll, pensions and debt recovery. Waste and energy Find advice and support to help your business become more environmentally aware and efficient.