Tax and accounting regulations

Summary of Requirements for a Nevis LLC, IBC

General Information
Type of Company Limited Liability Company
Timescale to incorporate 3 working days
Corporate Taxation Nil
Double Tax Treaty Access: None. Although Nevis does have double tax agreements an LLC cannot obtain any tax relief through them.
Directors
Minimum No. Required 1, Corporate Directors are permitted
Local Director Required No
Publicly accessible information No
Location of Meetings Anywhere
Shareholders
Minimum No. Required 1, 100% foreign shareholders allowed
Publicly accessible information No
Location of Meetings Anywhere
Company Secretary
Required No
Local Secretary Required N/A
Registered Office / Agent Required Yes
Share Capital
Standard Currency USD
Standard Authorised USD 100,000
Minimum Paid Up Capital N/A
Accounting & Compliance
Requirements to prepare Accounts Yes
Requirement for Audit No
Local Auditor Required N/A
Requirement to File Accounts No
Requirement to file Annual Return  No
Additional Information
Bank Account Opening Eltoma Corporate Services can open a bank account in Cyprus for a Nevis Company without presence. We can also offer bank accounts in a number of other jurisdictions, please contact us for information.

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  Resources:

The Tier 1 Investor Visa: are the UK government checking candidates' source of wealth? Evidently not..

The Tier 1 Investor Visa: are the UK government checking candidates' source of wealth? Evidently not..

One of many legal disputes resulting from the recent infamous Kazakhstan BTA bank fraud case has shed new light on a little-known immigration scheme colloquially known as the golden visa scheme and officially called a Tier 1 Investor visa in the UK; the scheme grants investors residency in exchange for spending £2m in UK bonds or shares through a bank, with applicants eligible for to remain indefinitely, with full citizenship after five years.

EU release list of tax havens & blacklisted jurisdictions for the first time

EU release list of tax havens & blacklisted jurisdictions for the first time

In an attempt to recover the approximate 600B euros lost within various EU countries to tax evasion schemes each year; the European Union has released its first official blacklist naming 17 jurisdictions that have failed to meet international standards of implementing sufficient regulations and transparency measures.

A beginners guide to filing capital statements in Cyprus

A beginners guide to filing capital statements in Cyprus

This article details a beginners guide to capital statements; what to include in them, what the figures mean and how to understand and interpret them; avoiding common pitfalls many individuals experience along the way with filing their own.. Capital statements (also referred to as wealth statements) are similar to profit & loss sheets for a company except capital statements are typically used to measure and record an individual’s finances using an official document accumulated on differing dates.

The Cyprus Passport by Investment scheme: at who's expense?

The Cyprus Passport by Investment scheme: at who's expense?

Cyprus Minister of Finance Mr Harris Georgiades released a statement condemning critics of the Cyprus passport by investment programme that has seen raise over €4 billion since the launch of the scheme in 2013 which was implemented to attract foreign investment to mitigate damage in light of the banking crisis.

Cyprus Variable Capital Companies: AIFs

Cyprus Variable Capital Companies: AIFs

There are two types of Variable Capital Companies in Cyprus; UCITS and AIFS. Read on to find out more about Alternative Investment Funds.

Cyprus Variable Capital Companies: Open-Type UCITS

Cyprus Variable Capital Companies: Open-Type UCITS

There are two types of VCCs in Cyprus; UCITS which we will discuss in the following article, and AIFS.

 

Protection of Nominee Directors from IRD claims for Cyprus client companies

Legislation re Cyprus Tax Residency:

Cyprus Company Law: Responsibility of Directors for the non-payment of taxes

Cyprus Company Law: Responsibility of Directors for the non-payment of taxes

A Company Director, in a company incorporated under the laws of the Republic of Cyprus, may be found liable by the Inland Revenue or Customs & Excise with regarding tax related issues. As per the legislation, the Inland Revenue or Customs & Excise may personally prosecute the Company Directors who are involved in any taxation offence(s) or related financial matters.