The British Franchise Association (bfa) is the voluntary self-regulatory body for the UK franchise sector. Franchise businesses must pass a standards-based accreditation before they can become a bfa member. The Association promotes ethical franchising practice in the UK and helps the industry develop credibility, influence and favourable circumstance for growth.

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  • Chris and Gill Hutchings
    TaxAssist Accountants - Franchisee case study

    Chris joined TaxAssist after facing redundancy, and proved so successful that his wife Gill quickly joined the business! The Gloucester-based couple have shown strong growth since those early days, and here discuss their experiences.

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