Business in Scotland


ook around this section for help with doing business in Scotland. We’ve outlined several useful resources about finance in Scotland, how to carry out your business affairs North of the border and taxes which may affect your business operations.

I switched to Steedman & Company two years into running my own business as I was suffering from some common new business issues, e.g. credit control, and I liked their no-nonsense approach to tackling problems. They’ve been vital in turning my business into a success and are always one step ahead of me.

Stephen Mathieson Edinburgh

Business in Scotland Steedman Consultants

5 Scottish Tax and Finance Resources

Business Gateway

Help and advice from established business experts.

Start and grow your business with guidance from experts.

Scottish Business Centre

Buy and selling businesses in Scotland.

Find opportunities relating to business transfers in Scotland.

Is Scotland the place for you?

All you need to know about living and working in Scotland.

Research opportunities to live and work in Scotland.

Scottish Enterprise

Grow your business in Scotland.

Valuable resource for gaining Scottish business knowledge.

Zero Waste Scotland

Zero Waste Scotland supports sustainable business.

A fantastic resource about the ‘circular economy’.

5 Scottish Business Resources

Income Tax in Scotland

Find out about current rates of Income Tax in Scotland.

Visit the following page to find out the facts about Income Tax.

Corporation Tax

Resources about Company Tax Returns.

Advice if you run a limited company in Scotland.

Business Rates in Scotland

Guidance about business rates and reliefs.

Corporation Tax Devolution

Scottish Government paper on tax devolution.

Read this past paper about amends to The Scotland Bill.