From sole trader to a limited company

What to expect from incorporating your business With a new tax year almost upon us, many sole traders will be reviewing their business structure and considering whether it’s worth switching to a limited company. There’s no denying that incorporating a business proved popular in 2017, with Companies House reporting a 7% rise in the number[…]

Clipping the wings of phoenix companies

A guide to measures which discourage ‘phoenixing’ of companies Companies can fail for several reasons and, for the most part, these aren’t the result of wrongdoing by the directors. For this reason, it’s perfectly legal to start a new company after an old one has become insolvent. However, there are a number of rules that[…]