Setting up and operating a Limited Company

At Russell Accounting in Hastings, we have many years experience in advising the self-employed on whether to trade through a limited company.

We can advise on the many advantages and disadvantages relating to:

  • Taxation
  • National Insurance
  • Limited liability
  • Administration
  • Record-keeping
  • Travel and Subsistence expenses – Car expenses
  • Employing family members
  • Transferring business assets
  • Working from home
  • etc.


Making a smooth transition to a Limited Company

If you decide to change from being a sole trader or partnership to a limited company, our service is comprehensive and personal to your requirements. We aim to make the transition as smooth and trouble-free as possible and can attend to:

  • Company formation
  • Providing a registered office
  • Liaison with HM Revenue & Customs – Corporation Tax
  • PAYE scheme set-up and operation
  • VAT Registration / Returns
  • Maintaining accounting records
  • Annual accounts
  • Profit forecasting
  • etc.

Thank you, Martin. You deliver an excellent service. I shall be spreading the good word.

John M., Newport, Shropshire

Helping you operate your new Limited Company

We provide clients with all necessary advice and documentation so that they can operate their company without difficulty:

  • Accounting records
  • Expenses claims
  • Mileage records
  • Bank account use
  • Home Office licence agreements – Dividend documentation
  • Payroll items
  • Profit extraction – Share issues
  • etc.

Russell Accounting is happy to provide these services at a pre-arranged monthly fee.


Looking for a trustworthy, professional accountant to help you set up and operate a Limited Company? We’re here for you.


Russell Accounting
Creative Media Centre
45 Robertson Street
East Sussex
TN34 1HL

01424 205360