A Guide to Not-For-Profit Organisations
Jul 12, 2017
For those wanting to form a not-for-profit organisation or a charity, a company limited by guarantee, rather than a company limited by shares, is usually more appropriate. In this blog post, @UKplc Company Registrations explains what limited by guarantee means, alongside the differences between not-for-profits and charities.
A Guide to Public Limited Companies
Jul 05, 2017
Those wishing to start a prestigious company, with greater access to capital and the ability to advertise and sell their shares to the public may find forming a Public Limited Company (PLC) more appropriate than a Private Limited Company.
Protecting Your New Business
Jun 28, 2017
Now that you’ve made the decision to start a business, here are some steps you can take to protect it.
Late Filing Penalties FAQ
Jun 21, 2017
Limited companies have a legal duty to file certain documents throughout their lifetime. These include annual accounts, the Confirmation Statement, Corporation Tax Return, and Self Assessment Tax Returns for directors. For an extensive list of exactly what you are required to file each year, we recommend contacting your accountant.
Why Was My Application Rejected?
Jun 14, 2017
Occasionally, Companies House will reject an application to form a company. There are many reasons why this may happen and it’s best to familiarise yourself with these to reduce the risk of it happening to you.
Company Officers: Your Questions Answered
Jun 07, 2017
Not sure how many directors your company needs? Do you need a company secretary? We don’t want uncertainty around the officers your company requires to put you off starting your new business, so we’ve collated all the FAQs we receive on this subject.
Registered Office Address: Your Questions Answered
May 24, 2017
Here at @UKplc Company Registrations, we want to make it as easy as possible for you to get your new business up and running. Here are the answers to some questions we are frequently asked about registered office addresses.
Writing a Business Plan
May 03, 2017
Starting a business is an exciting decision and it can be tempting to jump right in without a plan. However, writing a business plan can really help your business get off to a great start.
Business Stationery – The Legal Requirements
Apr 28, 2017
Your business stationery, such as your letterheads, must contain certain information by law. Before you go ahead and start ordering designs for your new company, it’s a good idea to make sure your stationery is going to comply with legal requirements – not just something that looks great.