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  • PSC for limited companies
    What is a PSC for limited companies?

    Confusingly PSC has two totally different meanings for limited companies. We take you through definitions for both ...

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The Company Warehouse are one of the UK’s leading company formation agents. We have been working with new startup businesses for over 10 years and have formed thousands of limited companies. As well as company formations The Company Warehouse provide a wide range of business services including accountancy, graphic design, web development, domain registration, business email and business telecoms. We regularly blog about all of these topics, and about general news of interest to startups and small businesses in the UK.

  • What is a PSC for limited companies?


    What is a PSC for limited companies? With UK limited companies there are two completely different answers to the question “what is a PSC for limited companies?” The two definitions of PSC you might encounter are: Personal Service Company – a company setup for one individual to get paid for a contract or agency work. Person with Significant Control – normally the [...]

    Posted in Company Formation on July 21, 2017
  • New rules on limited companies for nurses and NHS staff


    New rules on limited companies for nurses and NHS staff The government have introduced new rules on limited companies for nurses, doctors and other NHS staff. They are trying to reduce the number of people in the NHS using personal service companies (PSC) to get paid. They are doing this by changing tax rules around IR35 and how it gets assessed.   Why the government [...]

    Posted in Company Formation on May 21, 2017
  • Google HTTPS Warnings Start in January


    Google HTTPS Warnings Start in January Google want all websites to move to HTTPS and are taking steps to discourage people from visiting non-HTTPS websites. Google are going to actively start warning visitors to some non-HTTPS sites that they are not secure in January 2017. They are expected to roll the warnings out to all non-HTTPS sites later. It is easy [...]

    Posted in Marketing Website Design on December 8, 2016
  • Bootstrapping Preferred Funding Model for Startups


    Bootstrapping Preferred Funding Model for Startups In The Company Warehouse’s new report on Startup Funding we found that bootstrapping was the preferred funding model among the early stage startups. We spoke to a range of early stage startups who had all registered a company or sale trader business within the last 18 months. 56% of these startups were using their own [...]

    Posted in Business Finances Business Registration Business Startup on November 17, 2016
  • Do Real-World Startups Use Alt Finance?


    Do Real-World Startups Use Alt Finance? As part of our 2016 Startup Funding Report, we asked a cross-section of early-stage entrepreneurs about their awareness and use of alt finance sources. We found that although 43% of the entrepreneurs we spoke to were aware of crowdfunding only 1.3% used it to fund their business. Other alt finance methods such as peer to [...]

    Posted in Business Finances Business Startup on November 16, 2016