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Incorporating and disincorporating a business
M.McLaughlin (Bloomsbury, 2014, 461 pages)
Offers practical guidance on the tax issues, planning points and pitfalls which may be encountered when incorporating a sole trader or partnership business.
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Starting a new company
Guidance from Companies House UK on the process of incorporating, including links to forms and further detailed information and requirements.
Choose a legal structure for a new business
Guidance from Gov.uk on the different types of business and the requirements for incorporation.
Limited company or partnership: Which is best?
AccountingWEB guide highlighting some of the issues involved in the choice between limited companies or partnerships. Requires (free) registration to view.
Partnership, LLP or corporate practice
Collection of ICAEW guidance on practicing as an accountant in a corporate structure.
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