Useful links

Companies House

Companies House produce a great number of useful guides, including guides on the following subjects:

  • Accounting period reference dates
  • Company formation
  • Late filing penalties

Companies House name checker – click

Business debts and insolvency

The Business Debtline (tel 0800 197 6026) is run by the Money Advise Trust which is a registered charity and it has a very useful website – click

The UK insolvency website is an indepedent site offering debt, insolvency and business advice – click

Low income tax advice

The Low Income Tax Reform Group is a voluntary service run by the Chartered Institue of Tax to provide basic advice aimed at people who may be unable to pay for an accountant – click

See also Tax Aid – click

Legislation and British and Irish legal information (case law)

Search for tax cases – click

Search for legislation – click

Property calculators

A quick home purchase stamp duty calculator – click

Just what would happen if your mortgage went up or down 5% – click

Useful sites

Which Money is a useful site with impartial advice – click

Wage calculator – click

The Professional Contractors Group (PCG) is an independent not-for-profit association that represents freelancers and contractors in the UK and who are at present fighting for details under the Freedom of Information Act to accelerate the abolishion of IR35 rules.

HM Court Service

Link to the site to start a court claim for unpaid debts -click