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Seychelles Company Formations

We will incorporate your Seychelles IBC with the Seychelles Financial Services Authority.

The benefits of an IBC in the Seychelles include a high level of confidentiality and tax exemption. Once you have submitted the name of your IBC to us, reservation of the company name will be obtained within hours.

Seychelles Fees to Incorporate

  • Company Formation – £480
  • Provision of Registered Office and Resident Agent – £420
  • Government Registration Fee – US$150
  • Tax Identification Number (TIN) Application if required – £300
  • Company Secretary recommended – £400

Seychelles Annual Maintenance Fees

  • Government Fee – US$150
  • Provision of Registered Office and Resident Agent – £420
  • Company Secretary recommended – £400
  • Directors Register Maintenance  – £175

Seychelles International Business Company (IBC) Formation

We offer a complete incorporation package in the Seychelles that includes:

  • Reserving your Company Name
  • Registration of Company
  • Drafting and signing of the Memorandum and Articles of Association by the initial subscriber and witness
  • Filing documents with the Seychelles Financial Services Authority
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Appoint the Directors
  • Issuing company shares
  • All official IBC registration fees to the Government
  • Issue of shares and production of Share Certificates – transfer forms and trust declarations
  • All documents and certificates supplied in a professional folder
  • Delivery of documents by FedEx / DHL courier

Seychelles IBC Conditions

Seychelles IBC status is granted subject to certain conditions:

  • No business may be transacted with residents of the Seychelles
  • Ownership interest in real property in the Seychelles is not permitted, however a property may be leased for office use only

Company Name

All names must end with either Ltd, Corp or Inc. The company name approval process takes less than thirty minutes and a name, once approved, may be reserved for 7 days.

Having submitted the name of your company to us, we obtain approval from the Seychelles International Business Authority. You are not permitted to use a company name which is either identical or similar to one that is already used by another Seychelles IBC.

Incorporating an IBC

After you have submitted the name of your IBC to us, approval of the company name can be obtained within hours. We then present the Memorandum and Articles of Association of the company to the Registrar, a Certificate of Incorporation will be issued and your new company is incorporated.

Seychelles Company Directors & Shareholders

Only one director is required for your IBC with no restrictions on nationality. The director can be a person or a corporation and there is no requirement to appoint a local director. Directors and shareholders meetings need not be held in the Seychelles.

Only one shareholder of any nationality is required for your Seychelles company. The shareholder can be the same person as the director and can be a person or a corporation .

Share Capital

There is no minimum share capital required and the capital may be expressed in any currency. The recommended share capital by the Seychelles Financial Services Authority is US$5,000.

Registered Office and Registered Agent

It is a requirement that a Seychelles IBC must have a Registered Agent and a registered address where all official correspondence may be sent. This is provided as part of our incorporation service.

Features of a Seychelles International Business Company

  • The Seychelles IBC is a Tax Exempt structure
  • Your company name may be in any language
  • Your company name must end with Ltd, Corp or Inc
  • Accounting records need not be filed with the registrar
  • Accounting records need to be kept, but these remain confidential
  • No minimum share capital requirement
  • The Seychelles IBC is 100% tax-exempt in the Seychelles, making it the ideal company for trading or for holding and managing private assets
  • Seychelles IBCs are permitted to open their own offshore bank accounts
  • An IBC is not liable to declare neither income or account information, or submit a return for taxes
  • No requirement for an Annual General Meeting to be held in the Seychelles. The directors may hold meetings in any country
  • The Registers of Directors and Register of Shareholders must be kept at the registered address

Seychelles IBC Statutory Requirements

Every IBC registered in the Seychelles is subject to the following statutory requirements set out in the Seychelles IBC Act 2016

1) Keeping of the Register of Directors at the registered address (S. 150 (1))
2) Keeping of the Register of Members at the registered address (S. 104 (1))
3) Registers of Charges at the registered address (ст . 179 (1))
4) Provision of written record stating the address for keeping of resolutions, minutes and accounting records (S. 125(2), 157(2) and 175(2)) and notifying the Registered Agent of an updated address of keeping of accounting records within 14 days of any changes in the address.
5) To submit an Annual Report in approved form to its Registered Agent in the Seychelles not later than 31st December of the reporting year (S.171 (1)).

Tax Identification Number (TIN)

A Tax Identification Number (TIN) is a single and unique identifier for use in dealings with the Seychelles Revenue Commission and other Government agencies. We can assist you in obtaining a TIN number.

Company Accounts

There are no requirements to file financial statements. We can guide you on what accounting records need to be held.

Seychelles Ready Made Company

Ready made companies are available, but not recommended as incorporation is a simple process which only takes 2-3 days.