The 2 Steps to Transferring Shares in your Limited Company

Share Transfer

Tranferring Shares in a Ltd Company

Updated on 18/08/2014

If you are involved in a Limited Company it’s very possible that you’ve had to move shares from one person to another. Transferring shares is a two step process: 1. Complete a stock transfer form stating both the new and old shareholder and how many shares are being transferred. This form acts as a receipt to show that the shares have been transferred. 2. Companies House do not need to be notified of the shareholding change until the annual return is due. If you’re eager to notify Companies House you can prepare an early annual return. Easy! This post was brought to you by Mathew Aitken at Companies Made Simple