Companies House

How many companies are registered with Companies House UK ?

Circa 3.8 million

How many new companies are formed each year ?

Circa 600,000

How many individual annual accounts Companies House is expecting each year ?

Circa 2.9 million

How many individual annual accounts are actually received by Companies house each year ?

Circa 2.7 million

i.e. 200k companies are late or do not file the accounts at all.

 

Source:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/recording/6419350587434964483

HMRC : How to change access code – two step verification

One needs to call HMRC online helpdesk on 0300 200 3600
and they will first remove the existing telephone number and then one can register the new number on it by logging back on the website.

Another helpful post from ICAEW:

https://ion.icaew.com/taxfaculty/b/weblog/posts/selfassessmenttwostepverificationusingmobilephones