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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    We’ve Formed Over 250,000 Limited Companies!

    We’re delighted to announce that we have now formed over 250,000 Limited Companies! We are extremely proud of this landmark (a quarter of a million!) and wish to thank all of our customers for helping us reach this mammoth figure! 

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    Changing the Accounting Reference Date: It’s not ARD!

    In fact it’s very simple! To change your accounting reference date (ARD) via our online admin portal...

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    Can I be the sole Director, Secretary and Shareholder of a Limited Company?

    Yes you can. You can form a limited company with just one person acting as a director, secretary and shareholder. 

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    Removing Limited Companies from your Account

    If you would like for us to remove a company from your account, be it because it’s dissolved or simply nothing to do with you anymore, simply email your request and we’ll take care of the rest. It’s as easy as that! 

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    How do I change my Shareholder’s address?

    Companies House no longer require Shareholder address information. However, if a previously supplied Shareholder address has since changed and you want to let Companies House know (again, not really required), you can change the Shareholder address by filing an annual return. This post was brought to you by Mathew Aitken at Companies Made Simple – […]

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    What’s the minimum age for a Director?

    The minimum age for a director of a UK Limited Company is 16 years old. That’s 5843.88 days or 140253 hours. If you are forming your limited company with us our system will automatically not allow the appointment of any director under 16. This post was brought to you by Mathew Aitken at Companies Made […]

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    I need to change my SIC Code

    The SIC code (Standard Industrial Classification code) is used to define your limited company’s industry of trade. You notify Companies House of this code when you file an annual return. If you wanted to change this code from one entered in a previous annual return the only way to do this is to file another […]

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    Real Business; Case Study: Alex Harrington-Griffin, Part 1

    Welcome to our brand new “Real Business” case study series. We are going to interview individuals whom we believe offer valuable insight into what it’s like to start up and run a business. Our very first victim is Alex Harrington-Griffin from printed.com. We got to know Alex through our relationship with printed.com and discovered that […]

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    What does Limited actually mean?

    On Friday we posted a piece entitled “Limited and Ltd: What suffix to use?” What the post didn’t touch on was what the term “Limited” actually means (in a company sense). So what better time than now to explore the definition? Here goes. In a limited company the liability of the shareholders is, you guessed […]

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  • December 4, 2023 by Tom Richardson

    Share Certificates for your New Shareholders

    We provide share certificates for existing and new shareholders alike. For existing shareholders simply login to your account, access “My Companies” and select your company name. Scroll down to the “Shareholders” section and select “Download”, you will either be presented with an online version of the certificate straight away or you will have to enter […]

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