Company Dissolution Service

If a limited company is no longer needed, the directors have the option to request its removal from the Companies House register. This process is called "Voluntary Company Dissolution". It involves your consent to close a company online, settling its affairs and assets, thus ending its existence. Here at Affotax, we are chartered accountants ready to help you wind up your business. We'll make every attempt possible to get over any issues or challenges that may come forth. Get a quote, and let us help you file DS01 online and strike off a company from the register.

The Farewell Fanfare

In this package, we will complete all of the necessary documentation, including accurate filing & compliance with the UK government.


    The Curtain Call

    In this package, Affotax will complete all the necessary documentation and submit the final set of accounts before closing the LTD.

      Package includes:

    • Prepare final accounts
    • Accurate filing
    • Pay your filing fee


    Advantages of our company dissolution service:

    • 📊 Simplified compliance :

      Unburden your business effortlessly with our efficient compliance solutions, ensuring a peaceful path through the procedure of going out of business.

    • 🔒 Data security :

      Safeguard your sensitive information with our robust data security protocols, providing you peace of mind during every step of the dissolution journey.

    • 📋 Expert handling :

      Put your trust on Affotax's professionals who go through the complexities with finesse, ensuring a seamless process from start to finish.

    • 🗣️ Dedicated support :

      Experience unparalleled customer service with our dedicated support team. We're here to help you with decommission every step of the way.

    • ⏱️ Resource savings :

      Maximise your efficiency and minimize costs with our resource-saving strategies, letting you focus on your success, while we handle the intricacies of closing a company efficiently and economically.


    • What is company dissolution?

      It refers to the legal procedure of closing a company. It involves settling affairs, distributing remaining assets, and terminating the business's legal existence.

    • What is strike off?

      Strike-off is the removing of a firm from the official register maintained by Companies House due to non-compliance and inactivity, etc.

    • What is a DS01 form?

      A DS01 form serves the purpose of dissolving a limited company and striking off its name from the register. By doing so, the enterprise ceases to exist legally.

    • How do dissolution and strike off differ?

      Company dissolution and strike off are synonyms. In simple terms it entails removing a franchise from the formal registry and legally winding it up. It’s like saying ‘delete’ and ‘erase’; they mean the same thing.

    • What are the steps involved in this?

      The approach entails settling debts, obtaining clearance from creditors, preparing required documentation, obtaining shareholders' approval, filing forms, and notifying stakeholders.

    • What are the consequences of termination?

      After closing, the corporation ceases to exist, and its assets are distributed to shareholders or creditors. However, directors and shareholders may still have legal obligations even after closure.

    • How does it work?

      It involves notifying the Companies House of the corporation's inactivity or voluntary closure. It will remove the enterprise from the register after a specified period unless there are objections.

    • Can creditors object to strike off?

      Creditors have the right to object, which may halt the progression, and further steps may be necessary to address outstanding matters.

    • How can your services assist with winding up?

      Our services provide expert guidance and support throughout the handling of documentation, compliance, and communication to ensure a smooth and legally compliant closure.

    If you have any personalised guidance or additional inquiries about our service, please don't hesitate to contact us.