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
1915.00 USD 1500.00 USD 1 11.70% 0.00 No
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quebec.jpgQuebec is the first by total area and the second most populated province of Canada. The largest city is Montreal.

French is a native language for over 80% of citizens.

Legal system of the province differs from the main Canadian one. Romano-Germanic law or civil law is the basis for private law, and Anglo-Saxon or common law legal system is the basis for public law.

How to register a company

First, you should familiarize yourself with all the requirements of jurisdiction, if you are planning to register a company in Quebec, and consider all aspects of taxation both abroad and in your country.

Sel ect the type of a company. The most popular organizational and legal forms that characterize the offshore zones of Quebec are the following:

  1. LP. There is a possibility of doing business without registering a legal entity. There is no corporate income tax. There are no requirements for submission of tax and accounting reports.
  2. LLP. As in the case of LP, it is possible to conduct business without registering a legal entity, but it is necessary to submit tax reporting and accounting statements. The deadline for submitting documents is 2 months after the end of an accounting period.
  3. EPC. If a company is not manager from Canada, its activities are not taxed. Offshore in Quebec is the most popular among non-residents.

Collect the package of documents. You can order our business registration service in Quebec on a turn-key basis and we will provide business support for you. 

Who benefits from having an offshore company in Quebec?

  1. Businessmen.
  2. Legal advisers/attorneys.
  3. Companies engaged in working with e-commerce.
  4. Individuals who tend to keep assets.

Company registration in Quebec is suitable for international trade, protection of intellectual property rights and many other purposes.

When registering provincial companies in British Columbia, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island and Quebec, there are no requirements for the residency of a director, but you need to have an agent registered in the province.

Why is it profitable to register a company in Quebec?

Quebec is characterized by the following Canadian indicators:

  • the lowest taxes in G7;
  • the highest level of economic growth among G7 as of today;
  • one of the leading positions in the list of suitable countries for investment;
  • high rating of Canadian corporations in the world;
  • political stability, competitiveness, producibility, productivity and efficiency of the state.

Offshore in Quebec can choose a model for filing accounting reports. The following models are available:

  1. Documentary one (profit and expenses under the concluded contracts are specified irrespective of the fact of making payments).
  2. Actual one (accounting for actual relevant payments when paying taxes). This form is suitable for small companies and freelancers.

To avoid conducting an audit, submit a corresponding application.

Registration of an offshore company in Quebec can be carried out by Law&Trust’s specialists. Our qualified lawyers, financiers and tax advisers provided services for more than 2,600 clients over the years of efficient work.

Contact us and order such service as "Company registration in Quebec". We will help to establish a legal and profitable enterprise. There is also a professional nominee service among our services. We consider clients' cases as an individual task, therefore we are ready to offer and provide additional services, such as obtaining permits for certain activities, licensing and insurance.

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General information
Square9 984 670.00
Population34 300 100.00
Telephone code1
Place in the world in corruption10
locationNorth America
Literacy rate99.00%
Ethnic groups91.2% - Canadians, 8.8% - minorities (African, Arab, Hispanic, Chinese, South Asians, Berbers)
National currencyCanadian dollar
USD exchange rate0.99
GDP per capita22
Official languageFrench
Credit ratingAAA
The judiciarySupreme Court of Canada, Federal Court of Canada, the Federal Court of Appeal, Tax Court, provincial / territorial courts
Executive authorityHead of government: Prime Minister of Canada. Government: Federal Ministry, elected Prime Minister from among the members of his party in the parliament
Legislative authoritiesbicameral Parliament of Canada: Senate (105 seats), the House of Commons (308 seats)
Corporate information
Opportunity to purchase ready-made companiesNo
The use of the Cyrillic alphabet in the nameNo
Local registered officeNo
Organizational and Legal Formscorporation, unlimited liabilility company, sole proprietorship, partnership, co-operative, trust, branch
Indication of BPA in the name“ltée”, “inc.”, “s.a.” or words “compagnie” and “société par actions”
Local registered agentNo
Shares and share capital
Bearer sharesNo
Possibility to issue shares without par valueNo
Basic corporate tax rate11.70%
Capital gains taxNo
Currency controlNo
Corporate tax rates details15% (federal) + 11,9% (province)
Stamp dutyNo
Director and Secretary
Minimum number of directors1
The requirement for residency directorsNo
Director of legal entities are allowedNo
The data reveals to the local agentNo
Data field to the public registryNo
The requirement for the presence of the SecretaryYes
Requirement to the residense of the SecretaryNo
Requirements to qualification of the SecretaryNo
Legal entity as the SecretaryNo
Shareholder and beneficiary
Minimum number of shareholders1
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 acceptableYes
The requirement for filing reportsNo
Open access to reportsNo
Statutory auditNo
The requirement for filing Annual ReturnNo
Open access to the Annual ReturnNo
The requirement for reportsNo
Treaty on avoidance of double taxation (States which signed)89
Membership in the OECDYes
Is it offshore according to Russian legislationNo
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