After Formation

Company Formation

We believe everyone is entitled to high quality legal advice, so we’ve put together some free guides on key areas of corporate and commercial law. Just select the topic you want to explore.

HMRC FORMS

HM Revenue & Customs sends all newly formed companies a pack of forms. Return the relevant forms ASAP.

COMMUNICATIONS

Provide the legally required information on all company communications, including on e-mails and websites.

COMPANY ACCOUNTS

Active companies are obliged to file their accounts with HMRC and Companies House.

DORMANT ACCOUNTS

If your company is dormant it may be able to file a simplified set of accounts with Companies House.

INSURANCE

Some forms of insurance are mandatory; others may benefit your business.

VAT REGISTRATION

Your company may benefit from VAT registration even if it is not obliged to register.

EMPLOYERS

Register as a New Employer with HMRC. Supply all employees with a written contract or statement of the main terms of their employment.

DATA PROTECTION

Does your company hold information on individuals? If so you may have to make a notification.