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My Start-Up Plan: The business plan toolkit by Brad Crescenzo, Clare Griffiths

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10. Costs and Income

Before you launch, it is worth calculating how much money you need to spend to get your business off the ground. These costs will vary immensely depending on whether you are developing a new product (typically more expensive due to intellectual property protection and manufacturing costs) or a service-based business. Collating and recording all your business-related costs is a really useful exercise, as it will help you ascertain the full amount of money you require to set up your business.

What are your start-up costs?

Using the table below, list the costs which you need to cover and pay for before you start trading. ...

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