The best business account for your business

Get your finances in order with a business current account. Countingup is the only business account designed for one-person businesses. Signing up gives you instant access to our built-in accounting software so you can manage your finances efficiently.

Accept and make payments, capture receipts, send invoices on the go, keep track of cash flow, and much more. Sign up for Countingup today.

Countingup helps you keep your business affairs in order

A business account is just like your personal bank account, but for your company transactions. 

Limited companies need a business account by law, but every self-employed person will benefit from getting one. Business banking is not usually free, but account providers like Countingup offer extensive services for affordable prices. 

Benefits of a business current account

Simple tax returns

Say goodbye to hours spent separating business and personal transactions. Having a business account makes it easy to keep track of your business activities. You’ll have all transactions in one place to make tax filing a breeze.

Separating business and personal financial activities also helps you claim back your allowable business expenses –– and pay less tax as a result. 

Keep records organised

Printed receipts are easy to lose and mix up with personal ones. Using a business account helps you keep track of your receipts and maintain organised records. 

The Countingup app automatically categorises your expenses and has a handy receipt capture tool you can use to scan paper receipts into the system. No more digging through shoeboxes or pockets to find a ticket and manually enter the amount into a spreadsheet. Your built-in accounting software does that for you. 

Look professional to clients and customers

Simply handing over your personal details for a customer or contractor to pay you can seem suspicious and unprofessional. A business current account overcomes that barrier and makes people perceive you as established and professional.

Monitor your cash flow with ease

Good cash flow management is key to keeping a business in good financial health. Having a separate account for your company transactions makes it easier to monitor your cash flow. 

Countingup generates up-to-date and accurate cash flow reports and other business insights. All this information at your fingertips makes it easy to track your business performance and make adjustments as needed.

Save time and money on bookkeeping

As a business owner, you have enough on your plate, and the last thing you need is to spend ages completing mundane bookkeeping tasks. You also don’t need a massive bill from your accountant to figure out which transactions are business-related. 

Countingup allows you to get your bookkeeping done quickly and easily. You can also invite your accountant to give them access to your records without delays, duplications, or errors. Problem solved!

Find the best business account for your needs

When looking for a business account, you want one that gives you the features that help you run your business effectively without having to spend all your hard-earned cash paying for it. Countingup is packed full of tools designed to help single-person companies operate more efficiently. Take a look at how Countingup measures up against other business accounts:

Signing up for a business account has never been easier

Countingup makes it super-easy to sign up for a business current account online. Simply download the Countingup app on your phone to sign up from the comfort of your home in minutes!

What you’ll need:

You typically only need to provide your name, proof of address, a photo of your passport or other ID, and a selfie to prove it’s really you. This means you can sign up for a Coungingup business account when you’re on the go if you have this information on you.

Get access to free built-in accounting software

Signing up for a Countingup business account means you get access to our free accounting software to help you manage your finances with ease. You’ll receive insights about pending invoices, your cash flow, taxes, and profits to help you run your business effectively. 

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We’re here to assist you

Countingup is on a mission to help small business owners succeed. Our team of experts is at your service from Monday to Friday, 9 am to 5 pm, to help resolve any issues you might face.

Our team knows the challenges that one-person businesses might face and will do everything they can to help you overcome them. From the minute you sign up, we’re there to support your journey and help you operate to the best of your abilities. 

First-class support when you need it

You can also browse our Support Articles for information on your account, debit card, accountant access, invoicing, expenses and bills, and much more. 

We also have hundreds of specialised guides that can help you with setting up and running your business, how to manage your finances, promote your business, and much more. You’ll find them in our Resource Library.

Discover the best business account for your business

Countingup is the business current account and accounting software in one app. It automates time-consuming bookkeeping admin for thousands of self-employed people across the UK. 

Save yourself hours of accounting admin so you can focus on growing your business. Sign up for a Countingup business account today.

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