Guide to the role and responsibilities of a limited company shareholder.
A company shareholder is the owner or part-owner
of a company.
A shareholder is not the same as a Director
although the same person can be both.
If you are the owner of a small business, it is likely that you will be both a shareholder
and a director
Shareholders are not employees, just because they are shareholders, although a shareholder can be an employee.
If a Limited Company
makes a profit, the shareholders may receive a Dividend
, but this will be a decision of the Directors