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The Register of Overseas Entities: why the verification process means you should act now

Register of Overseas Entities

31 January 2023 - the deadline when all overseas entities need to have registered with Companies House - is fast approaching. The new verification process takes time, so it’s critical that overseas entities register as soon as possible.

Register of Overseas Entities – what, why and when

Register of Overseas Entities

Following Putin’s invasion of Ukraine, the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act 2022 was accelerated and rapidly passed. A key component was the new Register of Overseas Entities, along with other measures to combat financial crime. What is the Register …

What to consider when incorporating a new business

Your business. Your journey. Your choice.

There are currently over 5.5 million small businesses in the UK, some run by serial entrepreneurs looking to expand their portfolio, others by individuals making their first tentative steps into this weird and wonderful world. Here we explain the options that are available when thinking about incorporating your business.

Explaining the secondary legislation for the Register of Overseas Entities - part 2

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Register of Overseas Entities

We’ve reached another significant milestone as the second statutory instrument (SI) has been laid in Parliament. Find out what this secondary legislation means and how we're working incredibly quickly to introduce the new Register of Overseas Entities.

Explaining the secondary legislation for the Register of Overseas Entities - part 1

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Register of Overseas Entities

We’ve reached a significant milestone as the first statutory instrument (SI) has been laid in Parliament. Find out what this secondary legislation means and how we're working at pace to introduce the new Register of Overseas Entities.

Progress on the Register of Overseas Entities

Register of Overseas Entities

Under the Economic Crime (Transparency and Enforcement) Act, a new Register of Overseas Entities will be created and held by Companies House. Find out how the Act is progressing, and what will happen next.