Through this course you will discover everything you need to know about the process of setting up your new Limited Company in the UK.
This course will take you on a journey covering all of the important decisions you have to make about your Company including:
You will also be shown a walkthrough about how to actually set up your Limited Company from the Companies House website.
This lecture discusses what you will learn through the course and the course materials that will be used during the course.
This lecture will explain the benefits and drawbacks of operating as a limited company vs operating as a sole trader so you can make your setting up a UK company is right for you.
This lecture will explain the Companies House requirements to consider when deciding on a name for your company and explain the restrictions. It will also show you how to check whether a company name has already been used.
This lecture will explain the options available to you when deciding what type and how many shares to issue. It will explain difference scenarios and why different types are more appropriate to you.
This lecture will explain briefly the difference between directors, shareholders and the company secretary so you can be assured that you have appointed the correct people to the appropriate roles.
In this lecture I will explain what articles of association and the memorandum of association is and why each company is required to have them. This lecture then includes examples for learners to use and tailor as required.
This handy checklist summarises the requirements from the previous lectures and makes sure you are ready and have everything you need to set the company up.
This lecture then shows the online process you need to go through to set up a Limited Company step by step.
HMRC handles all forms of tax from corporation tax to employers tax. This lecture will go through how to register your company with HMRC for the various taxes applicable to your business.
This lecture will summarise what your company is legally required to submit to Companies House and HMRC and the deadlines by which this must be completed.
This is the final lecture in the course and summarises the important steps you have learnt throughout this course. You should now feel confident to go ahead and set up your own company!
Emily is a chartered accountant who has ran successful accountancy practices. She is a cloud accounting expert.
Emily is currently a self-employed financial consultant and management accountant.
She has a vast breadth of experience working in a variety of industries but specialises in digital creatives and start-up companies.