(1) The High Court has jurisdiction to wind up any company registered in England and Wales.
(2) Where [in the case of a company registered in England and Wales the amount of its] share capital paid up or credited as paid up does not exceed £120,000, then (subject to this section) the county court . . . has concurrent jurisdiction with the High Court to wind up the company.
[(2A) Despite subsection (2), proceedings for the exercise of the jurisdiction to wind up a company registered in England
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