File your annual return with us for £13 – the same price as Companies House. Find out how!

How to fill an annual return

Filing an annual return is one of the most important parts of running a good business. Not only is it important, but it is essential and indeed compulsory to file one – even for dormant companies There is no getting around it, you are going to have to file a return – luckily with the professional annual return service from Company Formation MadeSimple it’s very simple and reliable. Continue reading

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The benefits of offshore company formation

The Benefits Of Offshore Company Formation

One of the best things about being in a global economy with all of the communications and digital possibilities of the modern age is that companies can invest internationally. Trading with the world is now a possibility for companies of all shapes and sizes. Continue reading

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Searching for companies just got a whole lot simpler

If you’re someone who manages multiple limited companies, such as an accountant, you might find yourself struggling to navigate your way around all of them. Thankfully, your Company Formation MadeSimple account displays them all in an easy to view list. Continue reading

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Registering a company in 4 simple steps with Company Formation MadeSimple

Many people have ambitions of running their own business, however it can sometimes be tricky to navigate the waters of bureaucracy and make sure you tick all the right boxes. Continue reading

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Startup Hotspots in the UK

It was great see a mention of The Startup Tracker (powered by us) in The Guardian last week!

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Dormant company accounts & the accounting reference date: What date can you file?

Dormant company accounts are a version of company accounts filed by companies that have never had any trading activity. A company’s first set of accounts should be filed no later than 21 months after the company was formed. Following accounts should be filed no later than 9 months from the next accounting reference date. Continue reading

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Partial payments with credit now allowed

Customers who have previously paid for any Company Formation MadeSimple service using credit may have noticed that the credit total must meet or exceed the cost of the service; it couldn’t be used to make a partial payment. We’re pleased to announce that this has now been fixed. Continue reading

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How to sort your limited companies by their due dates

If you manage multiple limited companies, keeping track of due dates is extremely important – especially when it comes to annual accounts where late accounts are rewarded with a hefty penalty. Continue reading

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Updating a company’s Webfiling Authentication Code

Our system gives you the option to update the webfiling authentication code for any companies that you administer through it. Here’s how you can go about changing a limited company’s code: Continue reading

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New year, new limited company shareholder?

In this, our first blog post of 2015, we thought we’d take a look at this most common of post company formation conundrums; how to ‘appoint’ a shareholder in a limited company. Continue reading

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