Nevis Company Setup


Introduction

The Limited Liability Company can be used for any business venture or professional practice anywhere in the world outside Nevis. This includes; real estate holdings, manufacturing concerns and operational or investment vehicles for offshore trusts. The Limited Liability company is a different business entity that offers an alternative to partnerships and corporations by combining the corporate advantages of limited liability with the partnership advantage of pass-through taxation. With this type of company the officers are known as Members and not Directors or Shareholders.

 

Incorporating requirements

Directors

Minimum of 1 directors required, of which 0 must be residents.
Corporate directors are permitted.
Director's meetings are not required
There is not a public director's register
Other notes: If number of shareholders is less than three the number of directors may equal the number of shareholders. Meetings can be held anywhere

Secretaries

Minimum of 1 secretaries required, who need not be residents.
Corporate secretaries are not permitted.
There is not any requirement for secretaries to hold a professional qualification
Other notes: none

Shareholders

Minimum of 1 shareholders required
Corporate shareholders are permitted.
There is not a public shares register
Bearer shares are permitted.
No par value shares are permitted.
Usually the Authorised share capital is 100000 shares of USD1 each.


Miscellaneous

Where some or all of the shareholders are nominees, the ultimate beneficial ownership of the shares does not have to be declared to the authorities.
A registered agent is required.
An annual return is required.

 

Incorporation Fee: Please see Our Fees Schedule

The package fee includes government fees, local secretary fees, local agency fees, registered office fees and our service fees, and have the following after incorporation: a) certificate of incorporation b) Original formation documents and minutes c) Five copies of M & A


Incorporation Time: 1-2 Weeks