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Seychelles offshore company


The Seychelles is a group of 115 islands located in the Indian Ocean to the north of Madagascar. The Seychelles economy is primarily based on tourism and fishing. The rapidly growing financial sector, linked to the establishment of the Seychelles International Business Authority and the introduction of progressive laws facilitating the establishment of offshore structures and encouraging inward investment, is now a significant element of the economy. An ever-increasing number of international banks and insurance companies have established either branches or subsidiaries whom, together with local management, accounting and legal firms provide clients with support.

Here are the main characteristics of the Seychelles company:

  • Type of company : International Business Company (IBC)
  • Governing corporate legislation : Seychelles International Business Authority (SIBA) is the governing authority and the companies are regulated under the IBC ACT 1994
  • Information published relating to company officers : there is no public register of company officers (Directors, Shareholders, Secretary)
  • The Seychelles offer a high level of anonymity and privacy
  • No accounting / reporting requirements
  • No taxes of any sort
  • Modern offshore legislation modelled on BVI
  • Seychelles is an independent territory with no ties to the EU
  • Seychelles has a fast and efficient Registry (name and incorporation usually same or next day)
  • Business can be conducted internationally
  • Stable jurisdiction with very good reputation
  • Good communication means
  • Convenient world time zone : GMT+4
  • Low IBC incorporation and renewal fees set for life
  • No paid up capital requirement
  • Under Common Law
  • Minimum of 1 Director / Shareholder
  • Bearer Shares are permitted
  • Fees € 790.- to incorporate and € 690.- per year. Detailed Fees