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Registration of a company in Argentina

Occupying the east of Tierra del Fuego Island and Staten Island, Argentina is comfortably situated between Paraguay and Bolivia, sharing borders with them on the north. Eastern border with Uruguay and Brazil, and southern and western - with Chile close the range of Argentina’s neighbours. Though one of them is the magnificent Atlantic Ocean, the waters of which bask south and east of the country.

Extending its authority over several islands (for today facts of possession are highly controversial), Argentina, in particular, has designs on some areas in Antarctica.

Argentina in itself is the country of many faces in terms of nature and reliefs. Here you can find high mountains, impenetrable forests and lifeless deserts. Delightful beaches, snow-capped mountains, and beautiful waterfalls constitute bright and unique features of Argentina, attracting millions of tourists to their lands. In addition to the aforementioned beauties, visitors from all over the world are attracted by Iguazu fall and picturesque lakes of Barilo Che District. Fans of sports fishing prefer to relax in the city of Mar del Plata.

Since the late 19th century, Argentina has begun to be crowded by European immigrants, mostly - the Spaniards and the Italians. The official religion of the state is the Catholicism, but there are many temples of Protestants and Buddhists within the territory of the country.

Today, Argentina is famous for its museums and galleries, in which there are exhibits showing the numerous stages of development of the local lands and humanity as a whole. Buenos Aires attracts by its colonial architecture.

Today, Argentina's population is about 38 million. Spanish is recognized as the official language.

Registration of business in Argentina

The procedure of company registration in Argentina is not complicated in itself.

It is often possible to register offshore in Argentina within two or three business days. But afterwards, you should be prepared for the fact that drafting of the Charter and listing in the National Register will take neither more nor less than a few weeks.

  • In order to register the business in Argentina, the statutory fund is required (according to the law, the amount is 2200 $).
  • For shareholders that are natural persons, there are the requirements to provide passport data, addresses, information about the type of occupation. A certified copy of the passport is also needed.
  • For shareholders who are legal entities, it is necessary to submit to the registration translated into Spanish and apostilled documents, the decision on the opening of the company and the appointment of authorized persons for conducting registration procedures of the entities.
  • The documents are subject to translation namely by Argentinean translator.
  • The amount of investments in the capital of the company limits the liability of shareholders.
  • Holding an annual meeting is provided for the purpose of considering reports of shareholders and financial statements. The place of holding the meeting should be the legal address of the company. For participation in the meetings the attorneys can be appointed, and directors and employees of the company can not act in their capacity.

Forms and spheres of doing business in Argentina

As it is known, every entrepreneur can have their own ideas on how to do offshore business in Argentina. But it is possible to identify key areas for business in Argentina:

  • restaurant business (owners often develop their own national cuisine);
  • production for the manufacture of food products;
  • services of beauty salons, hairdressers, spas, etc .;
  • services related to Internet technology (opening of Internet cafes, service centres, etc.). The need for these services is high since the information sphere of Argentina is at the stage of development;
  • petty retailing of consumer goods.

Now let’s consider what offshore companies in Argentina entrepreneurs prefer to register.

A private company (Limited Liability Company), S.R.L.  Different types of shares are permitted to be issued, but their transfer to third parties is not allowed.

Partnership, Sociedad.  Natural and legal persons can become partners.

Sole proprietorship, E.U.  Such form of offshore in Argentina assumes full control of a natural person over business assets. Thus it is necessary to pay attention to the fact that the company should have the representative, who is the resident of Argentina.

Branch. It has equal rights with companies all over the world.

The joint venture, Uniones Transitorias. It is the least demanded and popular form of the company in Argentina, which is preferred by foreign businessmen.

Corporation, S.A. Many businessmen are eager to buy offshore in Argentina in the form of a corporation. It allows them to issue shares, freely passing them to third parties. Foreign investors overwhelmingly prefer corporation.

Offshore zones of Argentina

Registering business in Argentina means to obey the rules of the tax policy of the state.

  • For all types of companies conducting bookkeeping and submission of annual reports are provided.
  • The audit is mandatory.
  • Annual fee in Argentina is $ 400. Its size can be increased in the case of late submission of financial statements.
  • Regardless of the place of doing business a company in Argentina pays income tax of 35%. But in the case of payments, carried out by the company earlier abroad, the amount of tax can be reduced.
  • Providing services in Argentina and importing services are subject to VAT of 21%.
  • Exports and services being rendered outside of Argentina are not subject to tax.
  • There is also a property tax. Offshore company in Argentina, which shareholders are unable to carry out their activities in the country, is required to pay it. In this case, the tax will be 1.5% of the market value of the shares.
  • Interests on deposits shall be taxable at a rate of 8%.

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General information
Square2 780 400.00
Population42 192 500.00
CapitalBuenos Aires
Telephone code54
Place in the world in corruption100
locationSouthern South America, bordering the South Atlantic Ocean, between Chile and Uruguay
ClimateMostly temperate; arid in southeast; subantarctic in southwest; avg. maximum temperature (January) +33°; avg. minimum temperature (August) 0°
Literacy rate97.20%
Ethnic groupsWhite (mostly Spanish and Italian) 97%, mestizo (mixed white and Amerindian ancestry), Amerindian, or other non-white groups 3%
National currencyArgentine peso
USD exchange rate4.36
GDP per capita69
Credit ratingB-
The judiciaryHead of the judicial system - the Supreme Court of nine judges. Federal courts.
Executive authorityThe Cabinet of Ministers appointed by the president
Legislative authoritiesbicameral National Congress: the Senate (72 seats) and the Chamber of Deputies (257 seats)
Corporate information
Opportunity to purchase ready-made companiesNo
Legal systemMixture of US and West European legal systems (Civil law)
The use of the Cyrillic alphabet in the nameNo
Local registered officeYes
Organizational and Legal FormsSociedad Anonima S.A. (Сorporation), Sociedad de responsabilidad limitada (limited liability company (SRL)) Joint Venture, branch of a foreign company, partnerships
Indication of BPA in the nameSrl
Local registered agentYes
Shares and share capital
Bearer sharesNo
Terms of payment of the issued capital25% - after the registration, the rest - for 2 years from the date of registration
The usual size of the authorized capital2200
Possibility to issue shares without par valueNo
Basic corporate tax rate30.00%
Basic corporate tax rate30-35%
Capital gains taxNo
Currency controlNo
Stamp dutyNo
Director and Secretary
Minimum number of directors2
The requirement for residency directorsYes
Director of legal entities are allowedNo
The data reveals to the local agentYes
Data field to the public registryYes
The requirement for the presence of the SecretaryNo
Requirement to the residense of the SecretaryNo
Requirements to qualification of the SecretaryNo
Legal entity as the SecretaryNo
Shareholder and beneficiary
Minimum number of shareholders2
Data is entered in the public registerNo
Shareholders residency requirementNo
Information about the beneficiary is disclosedNo
Information may be disclosed to the local agentNo
Shareholders-legal entities are acceptableNo
The requirement for filing reportsYes
Open access to reportsNo
Statutory auditNo
The requirement for filing Annual ReturnNo
Open access to the Annual ReturnNo
The requirement for reportsYes
Treaty on avoidance of double taxation (States which signed)18
Membership in the OECDNo
Is it offshore according to Russian legislationNo
Trademark Registration
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