Limited companies

This section contains articles on essential topics for limited companies.

Forming a limited company
A guide to the process of setting up a limited company.
Directors’ responsibilities
Information on Directors’ duties and guidance for company directors.
Company secretarial duties
Information on the duties of a company secretary.
Statutory records
The records you must keep up-to-date.
Audit exemption
A guide to the turnover thresholds for statutory audits.
An introduction to corporation tax
Key information about company tax.
Corporation tax self assessment
The company tax return and other corporation self assessment issues.
Companies - getting the timing right
Do’s and don’ts of timing payments and receipts for tax purposes.
How much dividend can I take?
Paying dividends is a more complex area than is generally realised.
IR35 personal service companies
An overview of the IR35 legislation.
Register of people with significant control
Reviewing the Persons with Significant Control register requirements for UK companies.