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Companies House filing

Companies House filingThere are several occasions that call for documents to be filed at Companies House. Use our checklist to make sure your documents are accepted. Delivery methodsIt is now possible to file most of the common documents at Companies... Read more
 
 

Memorandum of contract between company and sole shareholder

Memorandum of contract between company and sole shareholder It's common for small companies to have a sole shareholder. If your company does, one of the special rules that applies is the requirement to keep a written record of any contract that the co... Read more
 
 

Sole shareholder checklist

Sole shareholder checklistIt's common for small companies to have a sole shareholder. Our checklist takes you through the special rules that apply. Special rulesIt may seem artificial to separate out the identities of a company and its sole shareholde... Read more
 
 

Companies House forms

Companies House formsCompanies must keep the records at Companies House up to date with certain changes. Use our handy table to make sure you know what to file and when.What needs filing?Broadly speaking, if there is a significant change in a company... Read more
 
 

Consequences of breach of duty

Consequences of breach of dutyWhat action can your company take if one of the directors acts in breach of duty? Use our summary table to weigh up the options.Company's optionsThe action your company takes to address a director's wrongdoing largely depe... Read more
 
 

Types of authority to act on behalf of a company

Types of authority to act on behalf of a companyWhen you do business with another company, you want to make sure that the person you are dealing with has the authority act so that any contract you enter into is valid. We take you through the points t... Read more
 
 

Shareholder written resolution to ratify director's breach of duty

Shareholder written resolution to ratify director's breach of dutyEven when a director has acted in breach of duty, their company may decide to excuse and legitimise their actions. Shareholder approvalWhen a director is in breach of duty the company w... Read more
 
 

Board decisions checklist

Board decisions checklistBoard decisions can be made in one of three ways: at a meeting, by written resolution or informally. Whatever method is used, use our checklist to make sure the decisions are valid.Decisions, decisionsBoard decisions are usua... Read more
 
 

Shareholder meeting timetable

Shareholder meeting timetableThere are many deadlines surrounding a shareholder meeting. Use our timetable to help you keep track.DeadlinesMost of the deadlines set out in the timetable are found in the Companies Act 2006. Check your company's article... Read more
 
 

Disqualification summary

Disqualification summaryDirectors can be disqualified from office for a range of reasons. Use our summary to make sure that your board is aware of what can give rise to disqualification and what to do if a person is disqualified. When can a director ... Read more
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