How to register a company

The company registration procedure differs from one jurisdiction to another as it is determined by each jurisdiction’s regulatory body, however, there are a number of steps that are similar, including the administering of relevant documentation.

The procedure of registering a company

To begin registering a company you must first decide upon the offshore jurisdiction in which you wish to form your company. From here, the legal requirements to register an offshore company will include share capital information, legal forms, detailed information about the company and other documentation requirements.

Furthermore, you will be required to provide detailed information about shareholders and directors of the company, as well as the office’s company secretary. Nevertheless this information varies acutely from one jurisdiction to the next. Registering a company is a vital stage and it is therefore important to ensure that this process is carried out correctly and with the right legal advice.

There are many benefits to registering an offshore company, including low or zero taxation as well as improved asset protection. Many individuals and companies establish their offshore company in a bid to benefit from high levels of privacy and security that these jurisdictions offer.

Investors wishing to register an offshore company are advised to seek the assistance of a professional consultancy firm. Through the advice and guidance of experienced consultants, individuals and companies are able to ensure that they complete the entire procedure in a professional and timely manner. Moreover, expert consultants in the field are able to offer investors insightful and valuable information in regards to the rules and regulations of establishing an offshore company in their chosen jurisdiction.

Starting Business offers offshore company registration in a number of jurisdictions across the globe. To learn more, please visit our Company Formation service page.