How Many Shares In a New Company?

By |2019-02-19T15:48:41+00:00September 15th, 2016|Categories: Companies House, Company Formation, Document Filing|

You have decided to form a company but you are not sure how many shares you need to issue. UK companies are started to make a profit for the shareholders who are the owners of the company. When forming a new company you will need to issue shares to at least one person. UK companies [...]

Your Queries About Registered Office Services

By |2019-02-19T15:45:27+00:00August 19th, 2016|Categories: Address Services, Companies House, Company Formation|

What is a registered office? A registered office is basically an address of a company registered with Companies House. It works as the official address of that company, organisation or the legal entity. This is the address where letters and reminders from Companies House are sent. The registered office can be in England and Wales, [...]

Adding New Shareholders and Increasing Share Capital

By |2019-02-19T14:18:07+00:00May 19th, 2016|Categories: Companies House, Document Filing|

Many companies start life with just one or two shareholders. This is typical for new company formations but you may find that the company needs to add new shareholders or change the share structure at a later date. If you find that your company needs to add one or more new shareholders there are two [...]

What is a PSC Register?

By |2018-01-17T16:41:24+00:00May 18th, 2016|Categories: Companies House, Company Formation, Document Filing|

From 6th April 2016, it was a requirement for all UK Companies, LLP’s and social enterprises to keep a record of ‘People with Significant Control’ (PSC). UK Companies have to gather this information in preparation for filing an official register. UK companies aree required to record the information at Companies House from 30th June 2016. [...]

Guide to the New Small Business Enterprise and Employment Act

By |2019-02-19T14:13:55+00:00May 8th, 2016|Categories: Companies House, Company Formation, Document Filing|

After its original announcement in 2014 the Small Business, Enterprise and Employment Act gained Royal Assent in March 2015. The scope of the Act is expansive and there will be significant changes to the laws behind corporate transparency, dispute resolution and statutory filing. Predominantly, the driving force behind the planned provisions is to increase trust [...]

What is a Ready-Made Company?

By |2019-02-19T14:00:45+00:00March 18th, 2016|Categories: Companies House, Company Formation|

When starting your own business you may ask yourself do I want to register a new company or should I buy a ready-made company? Ready-made companies can often be referred to as a ‘shelf company’. This is essentially a company which is pre-registered at Companies House. They have had no previous trading activity and has [...]

LLP Filing Requirements

By |2019-02-19T13:40:44+00:00September 15th, 2015|Categories: Companies House, Company Formation, Document Filing|

Throughout the life of a Limited Liability Partnership there are several statutory filing requirements to consider. The  LLP's document filing requirements are comparatively similar to those of a Limited by Shares Company. Both the Confirmation Statement and the annual accounts will need to be filed each year. In addition to the reporting requirements with Companies [...]

How to Fix Mistakes In Your Company Formation

By |2019-02-19T13:37:05+00:00August 21st, 2015|Categories: Companies House, Company Formation, Document Filing|

Realising you have made a mistake when forming your company may be frustrating. You can take solace in the fact that more often than not, these errors are easily remediable. We can tell you from experience that it is not uncommon for errors to be made when forming a company online. This guide will outline [...]

Company Documents – Online Business Forms and Templates

By |2019-02-19T12:29:39+00:00February 22nd, 2015|Categories: Companies House, Document Filing|

We supply thousands of company documents and related forms every year. The following are a selection of documents supplied through our online shop. Share Certificate Templates Create your own company share certificates from our online template. This document is supplied online in word format for immediate use. You only need to buy one certificate and [...]

Types of Business Addresses Explained

By |2019-02-19T12:21:43+00:00October 14th, 2014|Categories: Address Services, Companies House, Company Formation|

Blogs will often tell you about different aspects of company life – formations, dissolutions, accounts and the like. Generally in small chunks so it is easy to digest. As a helping hand we have tied together one of the simplest but often more confusing aspects of forming a limited company – the different types of [...]