Company formation in the UK from Italy
Communication Team
Communication Team

January 16, 2023


Company formation in the UK from Italy

If you want to establish a company in the UK from Italy, the process can be difficult and complicated for you. You may need to go to the UK once or several times. Or you can set up your company online in just 2 days with wamo. All you have to do is fill out the application form, which takes only 10 minutes. Let wamo do the rest for you. Let's go through all the details of starting a company in the UK from Italy together.

Steps for company formation in the UK from Italy

To form a company in the UK from Italy, you will need to follow the same steps as any other individual or business looking to incorporate a company in the UK. Here is a general overview of the process:

  1. Choose a company name: You will need to choose a unique company name that is not already in use by another business. You can search the Companies House database to see if your desired name is available.
  2. Choose a company structure: There are several types of business structures to choose from in the UK, including private limited companies, public limited companies, and sole proprietorships. Each type has its own advantages and disadvantages, so it's important to consider which one is right for your business.
  3. Register the company: To register your company, you will need to complete the appropriate forms and pay the required fees to Companies House. You will also need to appoint directors and shareholders, and provide details of the company's registered office address.
  4. Obtain any necessary licenses and permits: Depending on the nature of your business, you may need to obtain various licenses and permits in order to operate legally in the UK. This could include licenses for activities such as selling alcohol, playing music, or operating a food business.
  5. Set up a business bank account: It's important to separate your personal and business finances, so you will need to set up a business bank account for your new company. You will need to provide various documents to the bank, such as proof of identification and proof of address, as well as information about your business.
  6. Register for taxes: You will need to register your company for various taxes, including corporation tax, value-added tax (VAT), and employee taxes. You will also need to set up a system for keeping track of your business's financial records and preparing tax returns.

Open a registered UK business in just 2 days with wamo

Setting up a company in the UK with wamo is easy. At wamo we’ll manage the whole process for you and have your new UK company along with a business bank account up and running within 2 working days.

What’s more, if you don’t have a company address in the UK, you can opt to have a virtual office address when you are applying through wamo. If you’re an e-commerce business you’ll be delighted to know that through our affiliations with platforms like ikas and shopify you’ll be able to get your products seen and sold at discount rates.

Related: Step-by-step process to register a company in the UK from Italy

How to register for company formation with wamo?

Download the wamo app from Google Play or the App Store or start the registration process from the wamo website on your desktop. When you choose to register for a new company on the app or webapp, the first thing you’ll be required to do is to choose your company name. If the name you’ve chosen isn’t being used by anyone else, then you’ll be able to go on to complete the rest of the application process.

Have your company owners and shareholders details ready (it’s fine if this is just you!) You’ll need names, addresses and identification information.

Once you’ve submitted your company registration process you will immediately be able to go on to complete a few details so that we can set you up with a business account as soon as your company has been approved by Companies House.

And that’s it!. Your company Certificate of Incorporation will be sent to your e-mail address within 2 working days.

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Also Read: Hassle-free Company Formation in the UK with a business bank account, from anywhere

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