Being in business is hard enough without trying to understand the jargon too!


Here at Freedom in Numbers, we’re all about making it easy for you to understand your finances, and making the right choices for you and your business.

Understanding your business starts with the basic knowledge of some key areas, and this is why we have created a library of free resources to help you understand the technical jargon and make better decisions for your business.

Whether you need to keep up-to-date on the latest financial news, want to run your business efficiently on the move, or learn more about how to develop your business further, we have all the resources you need.

These resources are great for you to refer to, but are no substitute for personalised advice and expert support. We encourage you to seek professional advice where necessary.


Please get in touch if you need any more support or guidance.

Just click below to download each PDF straight to your device – no email address required!

limited company

Ever wondered what you need to do to set up a limited company? Here’s our handy guide to help you walk you through the steps of setting up a limited company.


There are lots of different VAT right schemes for your business, but how do you know you’re on the right one? Here’s our handy guide to help you decide.

Tax rates 2021-22

Not sure what changed with personal allowances and tax rates for 2021-22? Here’s our handy guide detailing all you need to know.


What expenses can you put through your accounts? Here’s our guide to the expenses you can claim through your limited company. 

CIS Guide

Struggling to understand how CIS works, and how to get registered? Here’s our handy guide to help you walk you through CIS and how to get started.

Bookkeeping Guide

Bookkeeping can be a huge headache for business owners, and often mistakes are made. Here’s our handy guide for the top tips and pitfalls to avoid.


VAT is tricky. We all pay it in our day to day life, but how do you deal with it? Here’s our handy guide to help understand VAT and how it works.

Bank Feeds

Bank feeds help when keeping track of your businesses income and expenses, but what are they and how do they work? Here’s our handy guide to explain bank feeds.

Self Assessment

New to self assessment and wondering how it all works? Here’s our handy beginners guide to self assessment and what you need to know.

Budget 2021

Budget Report 2021

Each year the government issues new guidance about tax rates, allowances and new initiatives that are going to start.

It can be hard to keep on top of these, or even just try to decipher what everything means.

Here’s our comprehensive Budget 2021 guide to walk you through all the announcements, and what they mean for you and your business.

Head on over to Xero tutorials page for more information about using Xero


We want you to feel comfortable about using Xero, and being able to navigate around, so we’ve included some handy tutorials to walk you through how to do the basics inside Xero.

As always, if there is something specific you need help with, please get in touch.

Freedom in Numbers - Accounting and Business Support


We know running a business can be stressful, and sometimes it’s hard to know where to start.

We’d love to hear from you, and help you revolutionise your finance function.

Let us take the stress away, and help you get back to doing what you love.