Limited companies

This section contains articles on essential topics for limited companies.

An introduction to corporation tax
Key information about company tax.
Audit exemption
A guide to the turnover thresholds for statutory audits.
Companies - getting the timing right
Do’s and don’ts of timing payments and receipts for tax purposes.
Company bonus or dividend?
What is the best method of extracting profit?
Corporation tax self assessment
The company tax return and other corporation self assessment issues.
Forming a limited company
A guide to the process of setting up a limited company.
How much dividend can I take?
Paying dividends is a more complex area than is generally realised.
IR35 personal service companies
An overview of the IR35 legislation.
Persons with significant control
Reviewing the new requirements for UK companies.
Statutory records
The records you must keep up-to-date.
Company secretarial duties
Information on the duties of a company secretary.
Directors’ responsibilities
Information on Directors’ duties and guidance for company directors.