close

Newsroom

Our new Scottish member, Scholes Chartered Accountants, sets out advantages & opportunities in a new Guide to Doing Business in Scotland

26th November 2021

MGI World Screenshot of front cover of Doing Business Guide Scotland 2021

A NEW Business Guide to Doing Business in Scotland, produced by MGI Worldwide CPAAI member firm Scholes Chartered Accountants, provides relevant and actual insights into the Scottish economy, business environment, innovation and legal & tax environment.

About Scotland

Located in the northern third of the island of Great Britain, with a population of 5.5m million people, Scotland enjoys one of the lowest rates of unemployment in Europe, with about 74% employed.

Scotland is an exceptional place to do business, boasting:

A supportive business environment
World-leading innovation
Exceptionally talented people
Low operating costs relative to the rest of the UK (rUK)
Superb quality of life
Excellent infrastructure & connectivity

Opportunities for foreign investment

Scotland is one of the most attractive locations in the UK, outside of London, for FDI, according to the EY attractiveness survey 2021 with digital tech, agri food and business services generating the highest number of inward investment projects.

Click HERE to view the full Doing Business Guide

About Scholes Chartered Accountants

Scholes CA provides tax, accounting and advisory services to small and medium sized businesses who are based in Scotland and elsewhere in the United Kingdom. The firm has strong technical capabilities in UK accounting and auditing, and UK corporate and personal tax. The team is also well versed in various aspects of the devolved Scottish tax system.

For further information on Scholes Chartered Accountants, visit the firm’s profile page or website.

MGI Worldwide with CPAAI, is a top 20 ranked global accounting network and association with some 10,000 professionals, accountants and tax experts in some 460 locations in more than 100 countries around the world. 

Read more on Doing Business Guides and UK & Ireland

MGI World Green and blue abstract pattern with Global VAT Newsletter text over lay

Latest Global VAT Specialist Group Newsletter looks at Brexit changes from January 2022

26th January 2022

An importer bringing goods into Great Britain will no longer be able to delay making import customs...

MGI World UK&I 518X362

A very successful 2021 MGI UK & Ireland Partners Directors and Managers conference takes place in person near Birmingham, UK

20th December 2021

UK & Ireland members were excited to finally get back to meeting in person at last month’s...

MGI World Screen shot of collaboration video BGM and Milsted Langdon

Connect Share Collaborate - BGM and Milsted Langdon collaborate to deliver the best results quickly and efficiently

12th November 2021

Clients regularly need assistance when setting up subsidiary companies overseas. Collaborating with...