The Baseline

14 Apr 2022
7 minute read

How to start a candle or wax melt business

Following its boom in 2020, candle making has become a profitable pastime. Learn how to start your own candle or wax melt company with our 10-step guide.

13 Apr 2022
6 minute read

What is an umbrella company? And should you use one?

Umbrella companies act as the middle man between you and a client or recruitment company. Learn who they're suitable for and the pros and cons of using one.

12 Apr 2022
8 minute read

The top 5 maintenance skills every landlord needs

Being a new landlord is tough, with many responsibilities on your shoulders. This guide helps you get ahead of your tasks and save money on the essential maintenance jobs in your property.

7 Apr 2022
5 minute read

Top 5 unicorns in the UK

Unicorns are the rare startups valued at more than $1 billion. We look at 5 of the top unicorns in the UK in 2022, and what sets them apart from the herd.

6 Apr 2022
5 minute read

Tax changes that landlords should know about

April 2022 brings with it a whole slew of changes to tax and National Insurance in the UK. Here’s what landlords across the UK should know about the changes.

5 Apr 2022
5 minute read

Invoice template for self employed professionals

Invoices are a key part of running any business. This guide takes you through what they are, the various types and how to create one (including a customisable invoice template).

5 Apr 2022
12 minute read

Superscript at the CryptoCompare Digital Asset Summit 2022

Superscript’s very own George Frith attended London’s CryptoCompare Digital Asset Summit 2022, the first dedicated crypto, blockchain and finance conference in the capital.

4 Apr 2022
5 minute read

What is the dividend tax and how much is it increasing by?

On 6th April 2022, the rate of tax payable on dividends paid out to shareholders by UK companies is increasing. Here we explain what dividend taxes are and how the increase works.

1 Apr 2022
10 minute read

Ultimate guide to business startup costs

Many new businesses struggle with startup costs. Check out our guide to budgeting for your new business, so you know what to expect as you launch your enterprise.

31 Mar 2022
5 minute read

What is a CEO and how do you become one?

Becoming a CEO is no easy feat, or is it? Find out what it takes to climb to the top and the types of responsibilities you'll have when you get there.