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Registration of company in Liechtenstein - Anstalt

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6 850.00
The cost of the second year: 
3 520.00
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Company registration in Liechtenstein

 

Liechtenstein is an attractive jurisdiction for foreign investors tending to start a new business according to the following parameters:

  • information about the ultimate beneficial owners is confidential;
  • lack of currency control;
  • income is not taxed in case of repatriating ;
  • VAT below the average European rates, there are preferential terms;
  • good reputation in the world community;
  • stable and secure financial sector;
  • developed insurance and investment industries.

Dwarf Western European state, located between Austria and Switzerland, is known mainly due to the status of its capital. The city of Vaduz is the most important world financial center, connected with influential cities around the world.

Selection of the form of incorporation

The process of company registration will not take much time if the required documentation is properly prepared and verified. Entrepreneurs should select the appropriate type of company to determine various aspects, such as share capital, scope of activity and shareholder status.

Available organizational and legal forms:

  • trust enterprise - minimum authorized capital - 30 000 CHF, the right to receive profit is assigned to the principal, but can be transferred under the terms of the internal charter;
  • trust institution - repeats the conditions of the enterprise, but the right to manage assets belongs to the founder;
  • foundation - has the form of a family, charitable or church instrument, is recognized as a non-trade organization, commercial activity is permitted without the purpose of making a profit, minimum capital - 30000 CHF;
  • joint-stock company - may be established to enter into commercial transactions at the international level and coordinate the assets of subsidiaries, minimum authorized capital is 50 000 CHF, registration in the Commercial Register is obligatory, issuance of bearer shares is permitted;
  • rust - allowed both revocable and irrevocable, minimum capital is not established, it is necessary to prepare a declaration of trust between the principal and the trustee, the duration of existence is not regulated, there are no restrictions on the use of assets.

It is planned to introduce one more organizational and legal form - the European cooperative society. The project is under consideration.

Company registration in accordance with 4 steps

Step 1. Develop and notarize the charter of the company.

Step 2. Open a corporate bank account.

Step 3. Deposit the statutory capital that meets the requirements.

Step 4. Registration in the Public and State Registries.

If the annual turnover of the company exceeds 100,000 euros, registration with the Tax Department is necessary. Competent planning and availability of all documents will allow to complete the incorporation process within a week.

Economic overview

The country is on the second place in the world in terms of economic development (GDP - 141, 1 thousand US dollars per capita).

Favourable conditions for small business development. Since 2011, corporate tax does not exceed 12.5%. Dividends paid to a foreign company are not taxable.

The annual turnover is more than 10,000 Swiss francs. The VAT rate is one of the smallest (8%), and in certain cases a reduced rate (2.5% for food, beverages, medicines, auctions) is applied. Special union with Switzerland has been concluded, which opens access to the world's largest markets.

 

For more information and assistance in registering a company, contact the lawyers of Law&Trust International.

Financial statements: 
Да
Basic corporate tax rate: 
12.50%
Payment of Charter Capital: 
30 000.00
Number of Directors: 
1
Комплект документов: 
Extract from the register Articles of Association Act of Constitution Apostille of the bound set of copies of Constitutive documents Extract from the Trade Register Act of Formation Page with Apostille
Nominee Director and Shareholder: 
  • Resolution effecting the issuing the Power of Attorney
  • Power of Attorney
  • Letter of Acctepance
  • Director Resignation Letter
  • Nominee Director’s Declaration
  • Resolution effecting the change Director
  • Deed of Trust
  • Instrument of Transfer
Square: 
160.40
Population: 
36 713.00
Capital: 
Vaduz
Unemployment: 
1.50
location: 
Central Europe
National currency: 
Swiss franc CHF
USD exchange rate: 
0.91
Climate: 
Continental; cold, cloudy winters with frequent snow or rain; cool to moderately warm, cloudy, humid summers; avg. maximum temperature (July) +27°; avg. minimum temperature (January) +13°
The difference of time zones with Moscow: 
- 2 hours
Telephone code: 
423
Official language: 
German
Ethnic groups: 
Liechtensteiner 65.6%, other 34.4%
Literacy rate: 
100.00%
Credit rating: 
N/R
State polity: 
Constitutional monarchy
Executive authority: 
The Prime Minister, who also belong to the functions of the Minister of Foreign Affairs, Justice and Finance, his deputies and three so-called government adviser
Legislative authorities: 
Diet, which consists of 25 members
The judiciary: 
The Supreme Court and the Supreme Court
GDP per capita: 
1
Minimum number of directors: 
1
The requirement for residency directors: 
Да
Director of legal entities are allowed: 
Да
The data reveals to the local agent: 
Да
Data field to the public registry: 
Да
Meeting / regularity / place: 
No restrictions
The requirement for the presence of the Secretary: 
Нет
Requirement to the residense of the Secretary: 
Нет
Requirements to qualification of the Secretary: 
Нет
Legal entity as the Secretary: 
Нет
Minimum number of shareholders: 
1
Shareholders-legal entities are acceptable: 
Да
Shareholders residency requirement: 
Нет
Information may be disclosed to the local agent: 
Да
Data is entered in the public register: 
Да
Meeting / regularity / place: 
No restrictions
Information about the beneficiary is disclosed: 
Да
Information about the beneficiary is disclosed: 
30000
The minimum amount of the issued capital: 
30000
The minimum amount of paid-in capital, nat. currency: 
30000
Terms of capital payment: 
Before registering
Bearer shares: 
Нет
Terms of payment of the issued capital: 
Before registering
Standard currency: 
EURO
The usual size of the authorized capital: 
CHF 30000
Possibility to issue shares without par value: 
Нет
Corporate tax rates: 
12.50%
Capital gains tax: 
Да
VAT: 
Да
Withholding tax: 
4%
Currency control: 
Нет
The tax on personal income: 
up to 17,01%
Corporate tax rates details: 
from 0,5% to 12,5%, maximum rate 20%. Update February 2018: Minimum tax of CHF 1,800 applies (except for small businesses).
Other taxes: 
Capital tax, real estate tax
Stamp duty: 
Да
The requirement for filing reports: 
Да
Open access to reports: 
Нет
Statutory audit: 
Да
The requirement for filing Annual Return: 
Нет
Open access to the Annual Return: 
Нет
The requirement for reports: 
Да
Treaty on avoidance of double taxation (States which signed): 
12
Membership in the OECD: 
Да
Is it offshore according to Russian legislation: 
Нет
Opportunity to purchase ready-made companies: 
Да
Legal system: 
Civil Law. Based on Swiss and Austrian law with local adaptations.
The use of the Cyrillic alphabet in the name: 
Нет
Local registered office: 
Да
Organizational and Legal Forms: 
Aktiengesellschaft - AG Ltd (Company Limited by Shares) Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung - GmbH (Private Limited Company without Shares) Anstalt (Establishment, commercial and Non-commercial without shares) Stiftung (Foundation) Treuunternehmen (Registered Trust) Treuhandschaft (Trust)
Terms of registration: 
3 - 5 days
Indication of BPA in the name: 
Aktiengesellschaft - AG Ltd or SA Ltd.; Gesellschaft mit beschränkter Haftung - GmbH.; Anstalt - Establishment
Prohibited expressions in the name: 
National and international geographical names; Liechtenstein, State, Country, Municipality, Principality; Bank, Building Society, Savings, Insurance, Assurance, Reinsurance, Fund Management, Investment Fund, Red Cross
Local registered agent: 
Да
The information required to be kept at the registered office: 
Details of directors, officials and shareholders; annual report (for medium and large companies)
Местные директора: 
Да
Nominee service: 
0.00
Всестороннее рассмотрение ТМ, первый класс: 
530.00
890.00
Всестороннее рассмотрение ТМ, дополн. класс: 
0.00
0.00
Запрос регистрации ТМ, первый класс: 
1 640.00
1 640.00
Запрос регистрации ТМ, дополн. класс: 
140.00
140.00
Свидетельство о регистрации ТМ, первый класс: 
320.00
320.00
Свидетельство о регистрации ТМ, дополн. класс: 
0.00
0.00
Примечание, ТМ: 
В Лихтенштейне пошлина на подачу заявления о демонстрации торговой марки включает в себя 3 класса. После третьего класса будет применима дополнительная пошлина. Сравнительная проверка проводиться только для словесной части Торговой Марки.
Итого, ТМ, первый класс: 
2 490.00
2 850.00
Итого, ТМ, дополн. класс: 
140.00
140.00
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