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Key Corporate Features & Document Requirements for UK- Private Limited

UK- Private Limited

General
Type of Company Private Limited
Type of Law Common
Shelf company availability Yes
Our time to establish a new company Normal with 2 working days or 1 working day in urgent
Corporate Taxation 20% - 23%
Double Taxation Treaty Access Yes
Share capital or equivalent
Standard currency GBP
Permitted currencies Any
Minimum paid up £1
Usual authorised £1,000
Directors
Minimum number One
Local required No
Publicly accessible records Yes
Location of meetings Anywhere
Shareholders
Minimum number One
Publicly accessible records Yes
Location of meetings Anywhere
Company Secretary
Required No
Local or qualified No
Accounts
Requirements to prepare Yes
Audit requirements Yes, but small company exceptions
Requirements to file accounts Yes
Publicly accessible accounts Yes
Recurring Government Costs
Annual Return Filing Fee £30 manually or £15 electronically
Other
Requirement to file annual return Yes
Change in domicile permitted Yes, but subject to approval of Inland Revenue
 

Documents required from customers

  • Passport of each shareholder/beneficial owner and director
  • Proof of residential address of each director and shareholder (Must be in English or certified translation version)
  • The proposed company names
  • The issued  share capital and par value of shares


Relative Countries

  1. Anguilla
  2. Bahamas
  3. Belize
  4. Brunei
  5. BVI
  6. Cayman
  7. Cyprus
  8. Delaware
  9. Gibraltar
  10. Hong Kong
  11. Jersey
  12. Malta
  13. Marshall Islands
  14. Mauritius GBC1
  15. Mauritius GBC2
  16. Panama
  17. RAK
  18. Samoa
  19. Seychelles
  20. Singapore
  21. St. Vincent and the Grenadines
  22. Switzerland
  23. UK - public Limited
  24. UK-LLP
  25. Vanuatu