Company closure, administration, liquidation and insolvency


  1. Get help and support for your business

    Get business support and advice over the phone and online - setting up and running a business

  2. Strike off your limited company from the Companies Register

    How to close down your limited company by getting it struck off the Companies Register

  3. Entrepreneurs' Relief

    Entrepreneurs' Relief can reduce your Capital Gains Tax (CGT) when you sell certain business assets or shares - eligibility, deadlines, how to claim the relief

  4. Closing a limited company

    How to close a limited company - strike off, dissolution, voluntary liquidation - or allow to become dormant

  5. Stop being self-employed

    Tell HMRC if you've stopped being self-employed, or you're ending or leaving a business partnership - responsibilities, tax returns, letting any employees know

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Guidance and regulation

  1. Company strike off, dissolution and restoration
  2. Overseas companies in the UK: registration and filing obligations
  3. Liquidation and insolvency
  4. European companies in the UK: registration and administration
  5. Liquidation and insolvency: companies in Scotland
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News and communications

  1. Shengen visa application company wound up in court
  2. Telemarketing company that targeted the elderly wound up in court
  3. Maulden family banned after putting themselves ahead of creditors
  4. Currency trading boss banned after abusing clients’ funds
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Policy papers and consultations

  1. Changes to protect tax in insolvency cases
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