Companies House

In the second of a series of checklists for closing down companies, Jennifer Adams moves on to the more complicated processes involved in


I have had problems submitting accounts online to Companies House when there are no fixed assets in the comparative figures.


Look up the word ‘dormant’ in the Collins English dictionary and you find two definitions: temporarily quiet, inactive, not being used’ and ‘alive but in a resting condition’,


We have taken on a new corporate client who wishes 2 years accounts brought up to date as the previous agent has "vanished".  Client suspected nothing had been submitted to HMRC or Co House for tho


Seahorse, the online iXBRL tagging system, can now convert final accounts in Excel spreadsheets into the iXBRL format required for online filing with HMRC.

Did you know that the Registrar of Companies is blind, by law? I didn't.

Everyone makes a mistake at some point in their professional lives which, if you are lucky, can be rectified with little or no comeback, explains Jennifer Adams.


We incorporate a company using Companies House themselves.

They send an email including 2 attachments- the certificate of incorporation and  copy of your memorandum of association.