Accounting and Compliance Series

9 January 2021

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

23 January 2021

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

30 January 2021

11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Simplifying a complex audit process

23 January 2021 (Saturday)

 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

At the heart of every business is cash management. It can be argued that some of the most successful businesses have been able to get into that position because of the way in which they manage their cash. Amazon was a company that was listed and continued to make losses for 20 years but thrived and grew. It is important to understand every aspect of the accounting and auditing process in order to stay on top of the numbers that make up your business.

 – What are the various tools of accounting that needs to be maintained?

 – How do I manage revenue side and expense side of the business?

 – How is cashflow management done and different from revenue and expenses?

 – What other tools do I have at my disposal?

We will be bringing an expert to help you decode all of this. This is critical to being able to meet your accounting needs, which is critical for every business.

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Make it a daily 30 min tax task

30 January 2021 (Saturday)

 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

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Taxation seems like a lot of work but it can be very simple if you understand how to stay on top of it and have control over all aspects of tax. Understand the various kinds of taxes and compliances surrounding all of them and how to manage the same in the best way possible. Spending just 30 minutes a day can ensure that you stay on top of all of the tax issues.

 – What indirect taxes apply to a business?

 – What direct taxes does a business need to pay?

 – How does it originate and what should the startups keep in mind when planning for taxation?

Get to learn everything that one needs to know about tax planning and its relationship with accounting in a startup. All that you learn will be very practical and will be used each and everyday in your venture. You do not want to miss this one if you are planning to startup!

Understanding Startup Ownership

9 January 2021 (Saturday)

 11:00 AM – 2:00 PM

Ownership Workshop

Dividing ownership of a company between co-founders, investors, employees and perhaps some partners as well can be a complex undertaking. Also, depending on the nature of incorporation these divisions ascribe very different powers and rights to all of these individuals or entities.  How is the ownership ascribed in various businesses and what implications does that have for founders and their startups.

 – How is ownership in a partnership different from private limited?

 – How do shares work?

 – What are the rights that are automatically given and what do you need to acquire?

 – What does dilution entail?

This and many more such questions will be covered as a part of this workshop to provide you clarity of how to own you work!

If you are starting out this is a workshop that you do not want to miss! Also, if you do not understand share issues then you certainly want to be a part of this workshop. 

Salma Moosa

Salma Moosa

Salma has been engaged in business, investment deal flows and entrepreneurship for over 3 decades and over this time she has had the opportunity to travel far and wide and see and learn from different people from across the globe.  She has been working very closely with startups & today mentors 100+ founders for growth. She is an incredible motivator and has helped several startups break their problems down and find a viable solution.

Vivek Srinivasan

Vivek Srinivasan

Vivek has been working with startups for more than a decade and in this time has engaged with over a 1000 startups that he had mentored. He specialises in the area of strategy and has a good grasp of numbers. Vivek has been helping startups with the investment requirements and has also served the investment committee of a fund.

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