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Is Company Administration a good idea?

Is Administration a sensible rescue option for a small to medium sized company? How are sales and supply contracts affected? What happens to Directors?

Winding Up Petition used for Debt Collection

Can the threat of Winding Up be used to collect debt? Are creditors likely to apply for a Winding Up Petition? Will debt be paid after Winding Up?

What does a Winding Up Petition mean?

What is Winding Up? The implications if a company gets a Winding Up Petition. Which creditors are likely to issue a Winding Up Petition?

Company failures continue to fall in 2013

The number of companies in trouble still falling in Q1 2013. Why are there fewer company failures than predicted. Do Zombie companies exist?

Debt written off in a CVA

The amount of debt written off in a CVA. Is there a minimum monthy payment? Can the amount written off change during the Arrangement?

Company is Insolvent can I trade under a different name?

Can directors trade under a different name using insolvent company assets? What can creditors do if they are owed money? Can directors protect themselves?

CCJ issued against my Company

What is a Company CCJ? What are the affects of the Judgment on a company? How to deal with a CCJ once it is issued.

How to Avoid Wrongful Trading

What is Wrongful Trading. Who decides if a Director is guilty of improper conduct. How to reduce the risk of Wrongful Trading.

When should you Dissolve your company?

What is company dissolution? What criteria must be met to before a company can be dissolved? Can you dissolve an insolvent company?

Is deferring Company Tax a good idea?

Many companies have taken advantage of the Corporation Tax deferment scheme. What issues will this create in the medium term?