- Your Company in the UK in 7-10 days.
- The most competitive price, in complete transparency.
- Complete confidentiality.
- A dedicated manager available throughout the year.
- Your company with a bank account, including eBanking and credit card. Opening by correspondence.
UK company is ideal for:
- Commerce over the internet
- For the custody of real estate
- For inheritance purposes
- Holding intellectual property rights
Good to know
|UK companies can be used in tandem with an offshore company to enjoy a tax rate of less than 5%. This type of structure is commonly known as an "Agency Company", where an onshore company acts as nominee or agent for an offshore principal. This set-up offers an onshore “face” with all the offshore benefits.|
Main Features of an UK Company:
|Company Type||Private Limited Company.|
|Governing Corporate Legislation||UK companies are regulated under the Companies Act 2006. The UK Companies House is the governing authority.|
|Public Records||Upon registration of the company, the names of company officers will appear on public record. Nominee officers can be used to avoid the client's name appearing.|
|Reporting Requirement||Accounts and tax filing must be submitted by year-end.|
|Taxation||A tax rate of 21% applies for profits below £300k. Read more.|
|Time Frame||UK has a fast and efficient Registry: it takes only 7-10 days to register a company|
|Stability||Very stable jurisdiction with an excellent reputation.|
|Time Zone||Convenient time zone (GMT).|
|Basis of Legal System||Under Common Law|
|Min Directors/Shareholders||Minimum of 1 director/shareholder|
|Min Registered Capital||£1,000|
|Bearer shares||Bearer shares are not permitted|
- A certified copy of your passport;
- Proof of address dated less than three months;
- Bank reference letter;
- A signed business plan;
Note: The Registrar reserves the right to call for additional documents if necessary.
General Information On UK
Companies set up in the United Kingdom have the advantage of a low tax rate (21%) while still being European and being able to have a VAT number.
UK companies can also be used in tandem with an offshore company to reduce the tax rate to less than 5%. This type of structure is commonly known as an "Agency Company". UK company incorporation can usually be processed in 7-10 days.