Have you ever received a letter asking for money to stay on a register, and not sure if the letter is from us? We provide advice on what to do.
You may have heard that from 30 June the confirmation statement replaces the annual return. But what does this mean? We provide the details you need to know in our latest blog.
Following recent media focus on corporate transparency, I thought it would be timely to provide an update on the new ‘people with significant control’ (PSC) register
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All companies must keep a register of people with significant control (PSC) from April this year and inform us of who they are in June.
In May last year I blogged about my trip to Abu Dhabi to attend the 11th annual Commercial Registrars Forum conference and to share my excitement about hosting, for the first time, a joint conference of the European Commerce Registers’ …
This year will see a number of changes to the requirements that companies must comply with when preparing and filing their annual accounts. In this blog I’ll provide an overview of the changes.
There’s often a lot of confusion around reporting company fraud, including who to report the fraud to and, depending on the nature of the alleged fraud, which body or organisation is best placed to deal with it.
When I’m out of the office and talking to various professions and businesses, I regularly ask “what are the barriers in sending your accounts to us online?” and I’m often surprised by the responses.
Here at Companies House we try to make registering a company a simple and quick process. In return for limited liability the Companies Act 2006 requires companies to be transparent about certain aspects of their business. Who owns shares in …
A question that we’re often asked is, “What date should my accounts be made up to?” It’s a very important question, as a company sending its accounts to us late will get an automatic fine. In this post I’ll explain …