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 Start-up flow chart: Purchasing an 'off-the-shelf' company.
'Pros and cons'.

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Forming a company:



Purchase an 'off-the-shelf' company and then trasnsfer the shares and directorships to yourselves.

The 'Pros'
  • Using a professional service should give you the confidence that the company has been set up properly.
  • It may be quicker than learning how the set-up process works by yourself.
The 'Cons'
  • You have a limited choice of names.
  • More expensive than forming a new company by dealing directly with Companies House.
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You will find a company formations service in our classified advertising listings.



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