Extended Loss Carry Back for Business – Claims information for Companies

The Extended Loss Carry Back measure announced at Budget enables companies to make claims to carry back losses for a further two years than current rules allow. This temporary extension applies for losses arising in accounting periods ending between 1 April 2020 and 31 March 2022. Claims Process Claims that exceed a de minimis of £200,000 must be made in a company tax return. Box 45 (claim or relief affecting an earlier period) on the CT600 should be completed and details of the carry back claims included in the computations that accompany the CT600 and accounts. There is no need…

Flourish Together CIC – Pay it Forward – supporting women as a force for social change

Flourish Together CIC was founded in 2016 by Nickala Torkington and Jo McGrath. Both are listed on the Pioneers Post/Nat West WISE 100 lists of top women in social enterprise in the UK. They also won She Inspires Social Enterprise of the Year in 2019. Following a few years of piloting ideas and generating demand, the consultancy specialising in social enterprise development, social innovation and social leadership was created. They invest their surplus resources in supporting women as a force for social change. Challenging times Despite the pandemic, the organisation has literally ‘Flourished’ over the last year as their range…

Using the 'Find and update company information' service

The Find and update company information service is your portal for finding information and uploading certain information to the Companies House register. If you want to find information about a limited company, the register is available for anyone to use free of charge and it’s usually available 24 hours a day. Search and access information Let’s first look at the information that you can access and how to search using the online service. Sitting at the top of our homepage is the ‘Find company information’ link, which is pretty much self-explanatory. By selecting this link, you’ll be able to search…

The Enhance Social Enterprise (ESE) Programme – Stimulating the economy of the South West

What was the Enhance Social Enterprise Programme? The Enhance Social Enterprise (ESE) Programme was a £1.7million EU-funded business support programme that offered advice to new and established social enterprises in the Heart of the South West (HotSW) LEP area of Somerset, Devon, Torbay and Plymouth between 2017 and 2020. Devon County Council was the accountable body. The programme aims were:  increase the number of social enterprises in the region help existing social enterprises develop and grow support organisations transitioning to a social enterprise model advise budding social entrepreneurs  develop the ecosystem for social enterprise support by investing in the social…

Your personal details on the Companies House register

The Companies House register is inspected thousands of times a day by people wanting to do business with your company. For this reason, the information you provide when setting up your company, any subsequent changes and your annual filings are made publicly available for anyone to inspect. To benefit from limited liability, your company details must be open and transparent. One of the most frequent requests we receive from directors is to remove their personal address from the register. Registered office address Every company on the register needs to supply a registered office address. This must be a physical address…