Part of the process of setting up your limited company is registering your business with Companies House. Here we give you a guide to the process.
Yoiu can register your limited company by:
|England||Companies House |
4 Abbey Orchard Street
DX 33050 Cardiff
Edinburgh Quay 2
|Northern Ireland||Companies House|
32-38 Linenhall Street
There are different costs depending on which method you use to register (these are accurate as of January 2016):
You must tell Companies House about any changes to your limited company.
These changes might be:
You will also need to tell HM Revenue & Customs (HRMC) of any changes.
You need to register for tax within three months of starting to do business. ‘Doing business’ includes:
If you register late you may incur a penalty.
To register you will need your business 10-digit Unique Taxpayer Reference (UTR). This will have been posted to your business address by HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). This is usually usually within a few days of the company being registered with Companies House. For more on registering for Corporation Tax click here.
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