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The business bank account HAS to be the same name as the limited company - only sole traders and partnership have an option to add in a trading name (if they have one) but then it does NOT need to form the business bank account name.
So if you are called ABC Group Ltd then your bank account has to be ABC Group Ltd -
So therefore a sole trader or partnership would create confusion if they used the word limited in their trading name as they ARE NOT a limited company,
So I am Sam Sexton T/A (trading as) Sam Sexton Tax Consultant as I am a sole trader and my bank account is set up in this way so I cannot be Sam Sexton Tax Consultant Ltd as I am NOT a limited company) If I was a limited company then I would have to set my bank account up as my limited company name - the exact word for word name.
So id I was Sam Sexton Limited - then both my company registered name AND bank account would have to identical.
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Hello and thank you Sam.
So if I run different websites with different trading names, can I have them all running under the one Ltd Company so if my company is ABC Group Limited, and my websites are domain names called XYZ.com and 123.com for example, can I trade for each website as:
ABC Group Limited T/A XYZ
ABC Group Limited T/A 123
So for each different website I run, as long as I have my Ltd Company name and registered office on the website, I can still use a different trading name under the one Ltd Co. and have all the accounts for each website as one business under the Ltd Co?
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You are now asking a new question (initially you asked re bank accounts linked to the limited comapny - now you are asking re web sites and limited companies.
But as the answer is the same - I will on this occasion answer for you
No they all have to trade under the limited company name there is NO Trading as -
ABC Ltd is ABC Ltd - - so if you have 10 websites they all will operate under ABC Ltd