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Contractors, freelancers and consultants – what’s the difference?

Contractors, freelancers and consultants. These terms are used frequently in the world of company formation, but what do they actually mean? It’s particularly confusing because these labels are often used interchangeably when discussing self-employment, but there are significant differences between all of them. Consultants Generally, the role of a consultant is to advise or consult.…

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How to update shareholder information at Companies House

Company shareholder information must be kept up to date at Companies House. Therefore, if changes are made to shareholders after incorporation – these must be reported. Companies House displays the names and shareholdings of all company owners on public record. The first shareholders, who are also referred to as ‘subscribers‘, must also provide a service/contact…

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