|Registering a company is a very simple process in the UK. Firstly, you will need to check to see whether your desired company name is available. Click here to perform a live check on the Companies House database.
Then choose a registration agent from the list below.
Don't forget to check whether a .co.uk or .com domain name is available for your business. Click here to use our domain name checker.
|You can save tens of thousands of pounds every year in tax and national insurance by running your business through a limited company.
This is for a number of reasons, primarily because UK corporation tax rates are much lower than income tax rates and because company owners can pay themselves dividends, which are taxed more lightly than other forms of income. Also, setting up a company with your spouse allows you to split your income which almost always results in a lower tax bill.
Everything you need to know about the tax benefits of incorporation is contained within our specialist guide, Incoporate and Save Tax.
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