>Seychelles IBC's are incorporated under the
< >International Business Companies Act 1994, which enables for
< >the formation of offshore companies
< >with minimal compliance requirements and high confidentiality standards.
< >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.
< >For offshore company registration in Seychelles, only one director
< >and one shareholder are required; each of them can be either physical person
< >or corporate entity. Their details do not appear in the public records.
< >Information about beneficial owners, directors and shareholders
< >is kept confidential, not becoming the part of public record.
< >For maintaining owner's confidentiality, nominee services are also available.
< >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.