registration of legal entity

Cost of registration The cost of the second year Number of Directors Corporate tax rates Payment of Charter Capital Financial statements
3680.00 USD 2575.00 USD 1 2-22% 30000.00 Yes

Registration of a company in Curacao


Curacao is a small island state (however, the largest amidst the jurisdictions in the Lesser Antilles) that welcomes its guests on the southern shores of the Caribbean Sea, surrounded by smaller islands of the archipelago.

In total, about 150 000 people inhabit the country, and its capital is the city of Willemstad. Curacao is an independent state since October 2010 .

Today, the perspective of buying an offshore company in Curacao is very attractive for many people. There are several reasons in favour of this fact:

  • the country is gaining increasing political stability;
  • there is a diversification of the economy (developing of tourism industry, financial services, gambling, and oil refining);
  • foreign investments are being actively attracted  (well-known program me called “Open Hands” plays an important role in this process).

Therefore, today it is highly prestigious and promising to register an offshore company in Curacao.

Registration of an offshore сompany in Curacao

The activities of international companies in Curacao are regulated by a special bill, the purpose of which is to attract the largest possible amount of investments in the state.

Trusts, family funds, private companies with limited liability (NABV), and companies engaged in gambling are the most popular types of Curacao offshore companies.

Peculiarities of NABV

  •  If the company is properly structured, it can completely free itself from taxes; if the activity is not structured correctly, there is a risk of applying a rate of 22%.
  • At least 10% of the company shares must be registered in the Register of Shareholders in order to avoid further taxation.
  • The meetings of shareholders are held each year in Curacao, the Trustees may also attend them.
  • It is necessary to keep records and be audited.
  • The company has the right to act only as a holding company or an investment company (to avoid taxes).
  • Income should be accumulated in the parent company/other jurisdiction.

Offshore online casinos in Curacao

Today the gambling in Curacao became one of the most popular spheres among investors. And it is quite natural since all conditions, including legislative conditions and taxation, were created for doing gambling business on the island. Infrastructure is also well-developed.

Peculiarities of casino activities in Curacao

  1. Opportunity to conduct a licensed international business.
  2. A company pays 2% tax.
  3. Unlimited withdrawals of dividends.
  4. A simple procedure for obtaining a license.
  5. High quality of technical support of online casinos in Curacao.
  6. Gambling business’ operator is not obliged to register an office in Curacao.

Company registration (online casino) in Curacao demands the filing of such documents:

  1. A copy proving the identity of the beneficiary;
  2. Invoices for payment of utility services for the last two months (as confirmation of the authenticity of address);
  3. A letter of recommendation from the bank;
  4. Filled special form with the data on the source of income;
  5. Application;
  6. Information about the types of activities of the company and the software.

Tax for the company, engaged in gambling activity is equal to 2% in Curacao.

Advantages of Private family fund

  1. Security of the company’s property .
  2. Possibility to take control over the receipt and use of the property.
  3. Legally secured confidentiality.
  4. The principles of inheritance are clearly defined, which eliminates potential conflicts in the family.
  5. Complete tax freedom.
  6. Opportunity to make investments without any restrictions on jurisdiction.
  7. Any number of beneficiaries and founders.

Application of the fund

  1. For obtaining inheritance without paying any tax.
  2. As an income sharing mechanism between family members.
  3. In order to make donations for the preservation of inviolability of the main property.
  4. For owning real estate and income-generating shares.
  5. For the ownership of intellectual property, patents, and receipt of license payments and others.
  6. For prevention instability in the economy (as well as political instability).
  7. For protection of own assets.

The company's cost of service also includes submission of the required annual reporting.

It has never been easier to buy and register offshore company in Curacao. Our company will help you to carry out the entire procedure quickly, and what is more important - legally.

We also provide services for obtaining and maintenance of a license of online casinos in Curacao. Your international business is a close reality. Registration of offshore in Curacao is the first step to success!

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General information
Population142 180.00
State polityparliamentary democracy
Telephone code599
locationThe Caribbean
Climatetropical marine climate, mild temperatures, a semi-arid with an average rainfall of 600 mm / year and the average temperature in summer (June - September) +27 ° C in winter (December - February) +25 ° C
Ethnic groups85% - mulatto and black population, 5% - American Indian peoples, and 6% - the Dutch, the Spanish, Portuguese, and other Europeans, and 4% - other
National currencyNetherlands Antillean guilder
USD exchange rate1.79
GDP per capita84
Official languageDutch, Papiamentu
Credit ratingN/R
The judiciaryGeneral Court of Justice, Superior Court of Justice (judges appointed by the monarch)
Executive authorityHead of government: Prime Minister. Government: Executive Board
Legislative authoritiesunicameral Parliament (21 seats)
Corporate information
Opportunity to purchase ready-made companiesНет
Legal systemCivil law
The use of the Cyrillic alphabet in the nameНет
Local registered officeДа
Indication of BPA in the nameNaamloze VeNootchap, NV; if the Company performs abroad: Limited, Ltd, Inc, SA
Local registered agentДа
Shares and share capital
The minimum amount of the issued capitalNo
Bearer sharesНет
Possibility to issue shares without par valueНет
Basic corporate tax rate2-22%
Capital gains taxНет
Currency controlНет
Stamp dutyНет
Director and Secretary
Minimum number of directors2
The requirement for residency directorsДа
Director of legal entities are allowedДа
The data reveals to the local agentНет
Data field to the public registryНет
Meeting / regularity / placeMinimum 1 per year
The requirement for the presence of the SecretaryНет
Requirement to the residense of the SecretaryНет
Requirements to qualification of the SecretaryНет
Legal entity as the SecretaryНет
Shareholder and beneficiary
Minimum number of shareholders1
Data is entered in the public registerНет
Shareholders residency requirementДа
Information about the beneficiary is disclosedНет
Information may be disclosed to the local agentНет
Shareholders-legal entities are acceptableДа
The requirement for filing reportsДа
Open access to reportsНет
Statutory auditНет
The requirement for filing Annual ReturnНет
Open access to the Annual ReturnНет
The requirement for reportsДа
Membership in the OECDНет
Is it offshore according to Russian legislationДа
Trademark Registration
TM Comprehensive Study TM Registration Request TM Registration Certificate Total
First Class Additional Class First Class Additional Class First Class Additional Class First Class Additional Class
576.00 81.00 1080.00 126.00 0.00 0.00 1656.00 207.00
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