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Ease of doing business survey

2019-11-01T16:24:13+01:00October 31 st, 2019|Setting up in the UK, UK General|

The UK’s place in the world is under a spotlight at the moment. It’s not just Brexit - although that thorny question is dominating much discussion in offices, pubs and dinner tables across the country. The UK is also wrestling with what kind of country it wants to be - aligned with Europe or more [...]

IR Global London 2018 – see you there

2019-11-07T18:48:03+01:00September 24 th, 2018|Setting up in the UK|

The October IR Global London conference will be hosted in our hometown of London next month. Paul Beare and our latest team member, Glenda Tickle - will be in attendance. Glenda joined our firm earlier this year having recently been a victim of the RBS branch closures. She is our newly created Relationship Manager – [...]

International Accountants in London

2018-04-23T17:58:20+01:00April 3 rd, 2018|Setting up in the UK, UK Accounting|

Every firm of international accountants in London are competitors. Every firm will register a company, register for VAT, payroll and provide on-going support and compliance. Over the years there have been specific names that come up time and time again –competing for the same type of work – foreign direct investment (FDI). FDI is the [...]

What is a Person with Significant Control in the UK?

2018-04-01T05:52:37+01:00April 2 nd, 2018|UK General|

When a new company is registered with Companies House, you need to note who should go on the PSC Register. This is a publicly accessible database, listing who the Person with Significant Control is/are. There could be more than one individual, corporate entity or trust – we look at this in further detail below. For [...]

Paul to speak with potential NZ to UK startups

2018-04-01T07:47:57+01:00April 1 st, 2018|UK Legal|

Earlier in February we published how Paul would return to New Zealand to help more kiwi companies setup in the UK and also present at an event. Culminating in a kind offer from another speaker, David Alizade of NZ based law firm Jackson Russell, there will be two events in Auckland next week.  Full registration [...]

Checklist for opening a UK bank account for an overseas company

2019-12-02T18:47:39+01:00October 9 th, 2017|Setting up in the UK, UK General|

There is no precise “how to open a UK bank account for overseas owned companies” handbook. Unfortunately, it is often easier for UK banks to decline to open an account, than it is to complete the hurdles and internal challenges they face from a compliance perspective. Below, we have prepared a checklist for opening a [...]

Paul Beare – Berlin – September 2017 #IRBerlin17

2017-08-31T09:15:20+01:00August 31 st, 2017|Setting up in the UK|

We are delighted to announce that Paul Beare will be visiting Berlin in September as part of the IR Global conference series. This follows previous successful events in Singapore, San Francisco, Brussels, Miami, Dubai and Shanghai. It will be a group of 100 like-minded accountants, lawyers and financial service specialists in attendance from over 40 jurisdictions. [...]

What is a Confirmation Statement in the UK?

2018-04-01T05:25:46+01:00April 12 th, 2017|Setting up in the UK, UK General, UK Legal|

The Confirmation Statement in the UK (form CS01) was previously known as the Annual Return (form AR01) – but it also captures other data that must be filed. It is a report containing accurate and up-to-date information about a limited company on a certain date. It is also a requirement for LLP’s (limited liability partnerships) [...]