Starting a new business can be overwhelming from all the paperwork, preparation of the business plan, and business entity decisions. W.J. Gordon & Associates is here to help in that process. We begin by understanding the direction the business will be taking and educate the client on the effects the new business will have on the owner(s). Our Cleveland firm assists in entity selection, filing paperwork on the federal and state levels, advising in an accounting and payroll system and many other value added services necessary to start a business.
Custom Business Plan Writing:
The business plan is an effective means of describing a company's future objectives for operations. W.J. Gordon & Associates helps build a comprehensive outline that describes every single aspect of what you are working to establish. There are many personal, professional, and financial key benefits to having a business plan. Our business plan options vary based on the size of the business venture and your particular financial needs.
The form the business entity takes is important dependent on the objectives of the owners of the entity and the permanence of the business activity. The basic forms of business are sole proprietorship, partnership and corporation with variation on the theme allowed under federal and state law for LLCs and S Elections. W.J. Gordon & Associates is instrumental in the selection and formation of these entities.
Training and Staff Development:
W.J. Gordon & Associates specializes in understanding the financial informational needs of small businesses based on owner(s) requirements, personnel capabilities and industry. We understand the limitations that small businesses face in developing a system of successful checks and balances and have developed File Cabinet Accounting to assist in overcoming these obstacles. Our firm creates the procedure manual with the input of the owner and staff. We train all accounting/bookkeeping staff and frequently monitor and review the processes with the business.