Top Excuses for Late Accounts Filing

Companies House recently published unusual excuses people gave for filing company accounts late.

Check out the top 8 below:

  1. Goats ate my accounts
  2. I found my wife in the bath with my accountant
  3. Pirates stole my accounts
  4.  We delivered the accounts to the betting office next door to companies house
  5. A Volcano erupted and prevented me from filing
  6. Slug ate my accounts
  7. It was Valentine’s Day
  8. My company was more successful than I thought that it would be, so I was too busy to file

Companies House stated that each of the above appeals were unsuccessful, and a late filing penalty was applied in every case.