Welcome to Post Company Formation, the section of our site that provides some useful information on getting your new business up and running.
There are resources on corporation tax, registering for VAT and setting up a payroll scheme for your new employees.
Even if you purchased a dormant company, you may still find that some of the areas covered here of use to you.
Many of the obligations for UK companies apply irrespective of whether they trade.
Important Post Registration Points
One of the essential points to note is that, even if you have just completed your first company registration and the task of organising your business’ affairs seems complex, your should remember that there is plenty of help around.
The modern day taxation system is designed to help new companies meets their various obligations and most now provide support telephone numbers and online submission facilities.
Both of these can help to save the business time and offer convenient, appropriate advice.
The important point to remember is that leaving tasks to the last minute is likely to produce more difficulties than if matters are dealt with in good time.
Spend some time considering how you will approach these tasks and what, if any, outside help you will employ.
The post company formation section will be regularly updated to include more topics and information relevant to running a new company.