Of all the areas involved in running your own business, this may feel – and may be – the most daunting. Newcomers in particular may be amazed – and possibly traumatised – by the arcane, overly complicated, jargon-filled and relentless nature of what is required (this sentence is a model of understatement). It’s a good idea to find excellent professionals in these areas sooner rather than later who can communicate and organise your affairs in a straightforward way.