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Offshore company in Belize IBC

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Set up offshore company in Belize IBC for e-commerce operations or export and import activities. Tax payment reduction and anonymity are only few of many advantages that a beneficial owner can use in its favor.

Reference: IBC05996BZ

$2352

Offshore company formation in Belize

Even though offshore company formation might seem as a complicated and unfamiliar process choosing a right consulting company can turn this experience into turning point for the growth of your business and considerable tax saving.  

Belize is a modern offshore jurisdiction with favorable tax regime for non-resident companies where a commercial registry is private and doesn´t disclose the information about the beneficial owners to third parties. Due to low registration costs and maintenance fees, Belize has become one the most favorite jurisdictions among young entrepreneurs and small companies. However, there are several restrictions that the government imposes on non-resident offshore companies set up in Belize in order to enjoy its favorable tax regime. Non-resident offshore companies are not allowed:  

  • to carry out commercial activity on the territory of the country;
  • to hire local staff;
  • to hire local services
  • to collaborate with other local companies. 

Offshore company formation in Belize can be a perfect solution for clients who want to carry out online business, register offshore foundation, create Trust, obtain financial license to manage the funds of third parties and those who want to register boats and aircrafts.    

Register offshore company in Belize IBC: Advantages  

  • Offshore IBC company can be registered with only one shareholder and director who can be the same person for both positions. At the same time there are no limits on the number of them inscribed in the register of the company.  
  • Belizean offshore company can issue nominative and bearer shares with the minimum share capital, equivalent to 1 USD. No deposits are required.  
  • The commercial registry of this jurisdiction is private, which means that the records of the directors and shareholders are not disclosed to third parties.  
  • Offshore IBC company set up in Belize is not a subject to tax payment as long as it doesn’t carry out any commercial activity on the territory of the jurisdiction.  
  • Maintenance and renovation costs are lowers than in other offshore jurisdictions.  
  • Stable political and financial situation that affects favorably on the development of offshore sector.
  • Wide range of allowed commercial activities: intermediation in import and export, FOREX, stock market investment, sale of real estate, online services.    
  • Registering an offshore company in Belize provides a possibility to open bank accounts in the name of the company in any country in the world.  
  • The jurisdiction guarantees asset protection against lawsuits in other countries and anonymity for beneficial owners.

Offshore company in Belize: Characteristics

General information

Type of Company
IBC
Type of Law
Civil law
Shelf company availability
Yes
Time it takes to set up a new company
10 days
Government fees (excluding taxation)
US$100
Corporate Taxation
Nil
Double Taxation Treaty
No
Share capital or equivalent

Standard currency
US$
Allowed currencies
Any
Minimum paid up capital
No minimum required
Usual authorized capital
US$50,000
Directors

Minimum number
One
Local required
No
Corporate Directors Permitted
Yes
Publicly accessible registry records
No
Location of meetings
Anywhere
Shareholders

Minimum number
One
Shares
Bearer and registered shares
Publicly accessible registry records
No
Location of meetings
Anywhere
Company secretary

Required secretary
Optional
Local or qualified secretary
No
Accounting and audits of the company

Requirements to prepare
Yes, but not obligatory to present it
Audit requirements
No
Requirements to file accounts
No
Publicly accessible accounts
No
Other

Requirement to file annual return
No
Change in domicile permitted
Yes


* Register offshore company in Belize and open a bank account in the name of the company without physical presence. All arrangements will be made through e-mail and / or certified mail.

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    in Belize
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    notarized and apostilled in English end Spanish
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    in EUR, US $ or GBP on behalf of the company with online banking included
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    in the name of the company
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    for 1 year
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    for 1 year
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    for 1 year
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    for 1 year
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    995 euros
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    by UPS or DHL to any part of the world
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    Certified by a notary or notary public
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    Certified by a notary or notary public
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    Electricity, water, gas, telephone or bank statement
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    In English
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    Business letter of recommendation from a lawyer, accountant or tax advisor.

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