Seychelles has been offering clients offshore formation packages since the passing of the International Business Companies Act in 1994, and has grown rapidly in the sector due to its flexible structure, exceptional protection regulations and enabling legislation, making it among the best jurisdictions for offshore company formations.
Seychelles is a flourishing offshore financial centre; its formation market has become one of the fastest growing company registries in the world due to its efficacy, innovation and its broad range of offshore services. Investors and businesses are flocking to Seychelles, taking advantage of its low cost, strict confidentiality laws and flexible incorporation regulations making the formation process simple an deficient.
If you are looking for a jurisdiction with firm privacy regulations and tax-free opportunities in a supportive offshore environment, Seychelles may be the perfect choice for your next offshore company formation. Low-cost offshore company formation in Seychelles and banking introduction are our key services.
Type of Company
International Business Company (“IBC”)
Time to Incorporate
1-2 working days
Disclosure of Director / Shareholder Information / Beneficial Owner
Disclosure of Director / Shareholder Information / Beneficial Owner Information of director(s), shareholder(s) and beneficial owner(s) is not accessible publicly, however a copy of the Register of Directors must be filed with the Registrar of Companies.
A Seychelles IBC is now tax resident in Seychelles and no longer tax exempt. If an IBC carries on business in Seychelles it must pay Seychelles business tax. If an IBC only source foreign income, it is not liable for Seychelles tax on any of its income or profit. Seychelles has a territorial tax system such that a Seychelles tax resident is liable for Seychelles tax on Seychelles sourced income but not on foreign sourced income.
At least 1 director who can be natural person or corporate body
At least 1 shareholder who can be natural person or corporate body
No audit requirement for accounts
Filing of Accounts
Required to prepare accounts / Accounts are not accessible publicly
Filing of Annual Return
Mandatory with Registered Agent