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Welcome to The Formations Company Blog. Here we’ll share the latest news and helpful tips to make starting your business a little easier. Whether you’re looking for information on how to chase an invoice, tax, marketing your business or just looking for inspiration, there’s something here for everyone.

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One thing you must consider if you’re running or starting a transport business

One thing you must consider if you’re running or starting a transport business

As you may have read in just about every news website, paper and social media channel there is a shortage of HGV drivers that have led to disruptions in the distribution of food, groceries and fuel resulting in no chicken at everyone’s favourite peri peri chicken...

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Being a director of a limited company blog series: Part 1 – The 7 legal duties of a director

Being a director of a limited company blog series: Part 1 – The 7 legal duties of a director

In this blog series, we’ll look at all aspects of being a company director. From mandatory fillings to the ins and outs of changes and other legal requirements such as paying tax, keeping accounting records, your pension contributions, paying yourself and finally...

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Being a director of a limited company blog series: Part 2 – Keeping records

Being a director of a limited company blog series: Part 2 – Keeping records

As a limited company director, you’re in charge of running it, so you’ll need to keep records about the company in addition to financial and accounting records.   You'll need to keep your records for 6 years and in some cases even longer. For example, if your...

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Being a director of a limited company blog series: Part 3 – Changes to your company that must be filed

Being a director of a limited company blog series: Part 3 – Changes to your company that must be filed

As you and your business grow, changes will inevitably occur. These can range from the address where you keep your records, to your business name, to a new company secretary.   As a director, it’s up to you to make sure that changes such as these are filed,...

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