Company Formation Archive

  • Free Company Formation Options

    Are Free Company Formations Really Free?

    We recently saw that one of the national accountancy firms are charging their customers £125 + VAT to form a limited company. They justify this on their website by stating that: cheap online formations often don’t provide any telephone support, so if you do get...

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    UK Certificates of Incorporation and Apostille

    A Certificate of Incorporation is often called the birth certificate of a company. It shows that a company exists and what its company number is (although not who owns it). The Certificate of Incorporation is often asked for when opening bank accounts or when signing...

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    Why we don’t provide Company Seals

    About once a month someone asks us to provide them with a company seal or company stamp. Unfortunately we have to explain that, unlike some other company formation agents; we don’t provide company seals as part of our formation packages. Our reason for not offering...

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    Director Service Address – Protecting Your Privacy

    The Companies Act 2006 implemented a change to the law which came into effect from the 1st of October 2009 with regards to the personal and company address details for businesses seeking registration as a limited company with Companies House. The new rules state that...

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    Protecting Your Company Name

    Obviously starting a limited company you’ll be putting a great deal of work and effort into your business. You won’t want someone stealing your goodwill or taking advantage of your good name. Which is why it is important to protect your company name. Companies House...

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    5 Reasons To Start Your Own Company

    2011 has just started and we’ve all made New Year’s resolutions, perhaps you’ve been thinking about starting your own business, but for whatever reason that didn’t make it onto the list. There’s no need for it to just be a dream. You could own and...

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  • Buying an existing Company

    Buy an Existing Business or Start Your Own Company?

    If you are thinking about starting your own business, you might be presented with a number of potential opportunities and options. Not least of which is the form your business should take. You might even be in a fortunate position of being able to take...

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    What Does It Mean To Be Struck Off?

    When you carry out a company formation to start a new limited company, the company is placed on the Companies House register. There are some circumstances where a company may be removed from that register. This is known as a “strike off” because the company...

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    How To Register a Limited Company

    So, you’re thinking about starting your own business, you’ve weighed up the advantages and disadvantages and decided that registering a company is the best option for you; but how do you go about registering a limited company? Registering With Companies House In order to register...

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    Female Entrepreneurs Needed For Small Business

    Female business owners are key to the recovery and support of the UK economy. Their attitudes towards business, with nurturing instincts and mutli-tasking skills make them perfect entrepreneurs. The British Chambers of Commerce have published at article by Crimson Business stating that female entrepreneurs need...

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  • Customer Testimonial

    I have just started up my own company ... I have had many queries, you answered all my questions, whilst being really helpful and professional.


    We are happy with all business we have conducted with you and are quite happy to recommend you on what you have done and assistance you given us up to date.


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