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United Kingdom - Private Limited Formation Key Information

Updated time: Feb 3, 2018 , 11:23 (UTC+08:00)

United Kingdom - Private Limited

General
Type of entity Private Limited
Type of law Common
Shelf company availability Yes
Our time to establish a new company Normal 2 working days. 1 working day in urgent
Corporate Taxation 20% - 23%
Double taxation treaty access Yes
Share Capital or Equivalent
Standard currency GBP
Permitted currencies Any
Usual Minimum issued 1 GBP
Usual authorized 1,000 GBP
Directors or Managers
Minimum number One
Local required No
Publicly accessible records Yes
Location of meetings Anywhere
Members or Shareholders
Minimum number One
Publicly accessible records Yes
Location of meetings Anywhere
Company Secretary
Required Yes
Local or qualified Yes
Accounts
Requirement to prepare Yes
Audit requirements Exemption
Requirement to file accounts Yes
Publicly accessible accounts Yes
Others
Requirement to file annual return Yes
Change in domicile permitted No

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


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