Company Formation in the UK
The UK sits at the crossroads of the English and international world. The country is one of the easiest places to set up a company, with a government that is conducive to, and supportive of, healthy business. Since 2017, direct foreign investment into the UK has been soaring. In 2018, direct investment into the UK was more than into France and Germany combined. The country has shaped the world we live in and continues to shape it moving forward. It is home to a stunning number of internationally acclaimed tech startups. As a UK business ourselves, we can only encourage you to consider this robust, economically stable country for your professional endeavors.
Bank Arrangement UK
Based on your transactions and business industry we will recommend an online bank account that is suitable for your business. We work with numerous banks and as such feel it is important from early on to select the best one that can help with multi currency, company expense cards, manage multiple accounts under a single platform or even where you need an immediate setup banking solution that is easy and quick.
VAT Registration UK
We will file and review your VAT registration for your company with the relevant tax authorities and provide you the necessary documents.
PAYE Registration UK
Registers your business as an employer with HMRC and provides employers reference number to get started.
Autoenrolment Registration UK
Employers across the UK must now enrol employees who meet certain criteria into a workplace pensions scheme and contribute towards it. This is called automatic enrolment.
Central London Registered Address – Regent Street
It is compulsory to have a registered address for your Company. Using a registered address in a well-known location will mean you’ll appeal to a wider audience and as such your customers will see you as a credible and established business.
Mail Scan Forwarding (Must Take Registered Address Add-On)
We will receive your mail, scan it and then email this to you no matter where you are in the world with original copies being sent to you once a year.
Virtual Office (Must Take Registered Address And Mail Forwarding Add-Ons)
Portray your company's presence using our virtual address service.
UK Company One-Stop-Shop
We provide everything you need to form a company in the UK so that you can start operating your new business as fast as possible.
We will have your UK company ready for you in just one day!
Best Customer Support
Our team of company formation experts will advise you on anything and everything you need to properly incorporate your UK company.
Our UK company formation package provides you with all you need to incorporate and run a company in the UK. Additionally, we offer add-ons to make running your company in the UK even more efficient.
- UK Company Formation
- Bank Arrangement (optional)
- VAT Registration (optional)
- PAYE Registration (optional)
- Auto Enrolment Registration (optional)
The UK government has long engaged in proactive programs to encourage foreign investment. There are little restrictions on foreign-owned companies or foreign investments. Financial incentives are available for companies looking to invest in specific areas and sectors. London continues to be one of the foremost banking sectors in the world and is absolutely brimming with FinTech start-up excitement.
Part of our company formation service in the UK is to register your company for VAT if you wish to do so.
We will arrange a bank account which offers highly competitive rates so that you can start your UK company ASAP.
Registered Office in Central London
We will give you a physical registered address in Central London if you so desire.
We’ll give you a virtual office in Central London where we take care of the day-to-day grind so you can focus on what you do best — running your business!
How it Works
Check the product out in your shopping cart
Simply add the product you need to your shopping cart and then check it out to start your UK company formation process.
Answer some questions
We will send you some simple questions for you to fill in so that we can properly set up your new company in the UK.
Sit back and relax
Let us do the work to set up your UK company. This will include a really quick and easy identity check where you’ll need your ID or passport to hand.
Reap the benefits!
Once your company has been formed, you can officially start doing business in the UK!
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Here are some common questions about company formations in the UK.
What are the most popular company types in the UK?
- Private Limited Company (Ltd)
- Public Limited Company (Plc)
- Branch or subsidiary of a foreign company
- Limited Liability Partnership
What is the initial share capital required to form a Private Limited Company in the UK?
There is no minimum capital requirement.
Is it easy to form a company in the UK?
The UK has one of the simplest incorporation procedures around. The country is open and welcoming of new business.
How much is corporate tax in the UK?
Generally speaking, the UK has a competitive corporate tax of only 19%.
What is the minimum number of directors that a Ltd can have?
One director and one company secretary.