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Unable to find the information you are looking for? Contact the Business Link Helpline Tel: 0845 600 9006 9am-6pm Monday to Friday.

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You can now apply online for business licences and permits from around 90 per cent of authorities in the UK

Use the web incorporation service tool to incorporate your limited company online with Companies House

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Tool outlines the five steps an employer must take when employing someone

Welcome to Business Link

Business Link is government's online resource for businesses. It is now enhanced with new, easy-to-use tools to help you start up, improve and grow your business.

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Use our interactive tool to find out the records you must keep as a business and assess how well you are keeping themFind out what records you should be keeping

Use our interactive tool to find out the records you must keep as a business

Submitting Intrastat declarations from 1 April 2012: a reminderIntrastat returns: important changes

Businesses providing Intrastat returns to HMRC need to act on this information

Find out what you can and can't do when managing your staffUpdated Employer's Charter

Find out what you can and can't do when managing your staff

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