How To Improve Business Record Keeping
|Business : Starting Up In Business|
You should make sure that you manage a retention schedule for your business records, so that you keep them for the periods that law or regulators stipulate. Consult your company secretary or legal adviser to get advice on retention periods. Business Links and your Tax Office can also help.
The Public Record Office site has some general retention guidelines. The Institute of Chartered Secretaries and Administrators can also help If you find you have too much paper, you could introduce scanning, with an imaging or document management system to organise your documents.
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