Check a VAT number

The check a UK VAT number service is available at: www.gov.uk/check-uk-vat-number. This service allows users to check:

Closing a limited company

There are a number of reasons why you may need to close your limited company. This could be because the ...
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Beneficial tax-exempt loans

An employee can obtain a benefit when provided with an employment-related cheap or interest-free loan. The benefit is the difference ...
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Register an overseas company

An overseas company must register with Companies House if they want to set up a place of business in the ...
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Employing staff for the first time?

There are a number of rules and regulations that you must be aware of when you employ staff for the ...
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Company names – new regulations

A recent post by Companies House confirmed that they are now using new powers to challenge the registration of certain ...
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Customs declaration deadline

A reminder that businesses must submit all export declarations through the Customs Declaration Service (CDS) by 4 June. Businesses exporting ...
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Lifetime transfers and liability to IHT

There are special rules concerning the liability to IHT of a transfer made during a lifetime. For example, most gifts ...
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Do you need to register for Economic Crime Levy?

The Economic Crime Levy is a levy that applies to businesses that are already regulated for anti-money laundering purposes. Your ...
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