>The most common and advantageus way of offshore company formation in
< >Seychelles is incorporating an IBC, which is an ideal offshore instrument
< >for international business and investment activities.
< >Seychelles offshore shelf companies are previously organized and
< >never used corporations, with registered capital and all the costs paid,
< >which can be purchased for customer's immediate needs, in order
< >to avoid the waiting time for incorporation, or for those clients
< >who wish to operate with long established offshore entity.
< >Obvious advantages of offshore company formation in Seychelles are
< >tax efficiency, full exemption from income tax, withholding tax,
< >capital gains tax, inheritance or corporation tax, minimal compliance
< >requirements, confidentiality and absence of foreign exchange control.
< >Seychelles Special License Company is a new entity regulated by the
< >Companies (Special Licenses) Act 2003, with the status of a low-tax company
< >and using all the benefits of double tax avoidance treaties
< >that are not accessible for Seychelles IBC's.
< >Personal privacy of any shareholder or director is well protected as their names
< >do not appear in any BVI incorporation documents and public records.
< >In their turn, shareholders and directors
< are ensuring confidentiality of beneficiary owners.