How to Form a Limited Company

a step-by-step guide to forming a limited company

A step-by-step guide to forming a Limited Company, including preparing your memorandum & articles, picking shareholders & protecting your personal details.

How to Work Out Your Hourly Rate (+ Free Self-Employed Hourly Rate Calculator)

self employed hourly rate calculator

Your hourly rate is more than just the amount you think your clients are willing to pay you for your services. It’s about the profitability of your business and how you value yourself. In this guide, I’ll show you how to calculate your self employed hourly rate so you get paid exactly what your worth, cover your costs and avoid some common pricing mistakes.

UK Business Structures Explained

how to choose the right legal structure for your new business

Determine which is the right legal structure for your new business and where to find further information on registering the one you choose.

How to Register as a CIS Subcontractor Online

registering as a CIS subcontractor

This step-by-step guide to CIS registration shows you what you need to do from start to finish to apply for your CIS card. I’ll cover everything you need to know about CIS, registering as a subcontractor, how to check your tax status, your responsibilities and some tips on reducing your tax bill.

How to Get a UTR Number from HMRC

how to get a utr number

UTR Stands for Unique Tax Payers Reference. If you have been asked to get a UTR then the quickest way is to go online. Here’s what you need to do.