Vanuatu in fact used to be a tax heaven even before its independence in 1980, which means it has a long history with offshore businesses. In Vanuatu, an offshore company is called International Company.
• Corporate Requirements
2. There must also be at least one director to incorporate an IC. Directors can be individuals or corporates, local or not.
3. For an IC in Vanuatu, a local secretary and a local registered agent are compulsory.
4. An IC registered office must be also in Vanuatu.
5. To incorporate an IC in Vanuatu, there must be at least a capital of US$ 1. The capital can be prescribed in any currency.
The Standard Authorised Capital is US$ 10,000 with 10,000 shares of US$ 1.
An IC can issue bearer shares and no par value shares.
6. An IC in Vanuatu can have a name in any language, as long as a translation in English or French is provided. Its documents should only be in English or French.
• Annual Requirements
With below advantages, no wonder Vanuatu has always been one of the most attractive jurisdiction for offshore companies.
- Very simple corporate requirements, no annual requirements;
- High confidentiality;
- Completely tax free. In fact, an International Company not carrying on business in Vanuatu and its shareholders are not subject to any tax on income, profits, capital gains, estate, inheritance, succession or gift tax.
Offering PackagesVanuatu is indeed a very attractive country for an offshore company. With support from our experienced experts, incorporating an International Company in Vanuatu is just a few steps away. Check our offering packages below:
|Company Incorporation Service Fee|
|All Government fees due on Incorporation|
|Free Name Application|
|Local Registered Office Service||12 months||12 months|
|Local Registered Agent Service||12 months||12 months|
|Certificate of Incorporation|
|Memorandum and Articles of Association|
|Appointment of the Directors|
|Appointment of the Corporate Officers|
|Filing Particulars of Directors|
|Register of Director(s)|
|Register of Member(s)|
|Professional Consultancy via Phone and Email|
|Assistance on Opening of Company Bank Account|
|Company Statutory Record & Company Kit|
|Total fee||US$ 1,790||US$ 2,289|
|Setup Company||Setup Company|
Beside the company incorporation service, we also provide Offshore Bank Account Assistance of numerous banks in the world and Other Services necessary for any offshore company.
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