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Hong Kong Company. Hong Kong Company Formation. Benefits of Company Formation in Hong Kong

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Today, many entrepreneurs and investors are setting up their businesses overseas, especially in areas such as Hong Kong. The main reason behind this trend is to find a means to penetrate the international market and to take advantage of tax friendly countries. Hong Kong has been ranked as one of the best places to establish a business and run comfortably. It has many attractive factors that matter to a smooth business operation.

Productive workforce, strategic location, stable political and economic environment, pro business environment, attractive tax regime, world-class infrastructure, and an efficient and effective legal system are some of the main reasons for Hong Kong company formation. It is a unique business city with a population of more than 7 million people.

General Information about Hong Kong Company Formation

Principal Corporate Legislation
Companies Ordinance (Cap 32).

Type of Law
Common.

Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents
Chinese and English.

Type of Company for International Trade, Investment & Tax Planning
Hong Kong Private Limited Company.

Hong Kong Company Formation - Key Facts

Share Capital
Standard authorised share capital is HKD1,000. Minimum paid up share capital is HKD1.

Classes of Share Available
Ordinary shares, preference shares, redeemable shares and shares with or without voting rights.

Bearer Shares
Not permitted.

Restrictions on Trading
Banking, insurance, assurance, reinsurance, fund management, collective investment schemes, trust management, trusteeship business provision are not permitted.

Registered Office Required
Each Hong Kong company must have a Registered Office in Hong Kong.

Company Secretary
Each Hong Kong company must appoint a Company Secretary in Hong Kong. The company secretary, if an individual, must be a Hong Kong resident; or if a body corporate, must have its registered office in Hong Kong.

Directors
A Hong Kong Company requires a minimum of one director. Director can be of any nationality and need not be resident in Hong Kong. Corporate directors are permitted.

Shareholders
A Hong Kong Company requires a minimum of one shareholder.

Publicly Accessible Records
Yes.

Nominee Shareholders and Nominee Directors
Allowed.

Location of Meetings of Directors and Shareholders
Anywhere.

Personal Presence Required
No.

Taxation
Hong Kong profits tax is ONLY charged on profits earned from a trade, profession or business carried on in Hong Kong. Thus this means that a Hong Kong company which carries on business in Hong Kong, but earns profits from another place, is not required to pay tax in Hong Kong on those profits. Profit earned inside Hong Kong is currently subject to a rate of taxation of 16.5%. There is no tax in Hong Kong on capital gains, dividends and interest earned.

Double Taxation Treaty Access
Yes.

Requirements to File Accounts
Yes.

Requirement to File Annual Return
None.

Audit Requirements
Yes.

Currency
Hong Kong dollar (HKD).

Exchange Control
None.

Language of Name
English or Chinese.

Restricted Words
Words such as "Assurance", "Bank", "Building Society", "Royal", "Trust Company", "Trustee Company" etc. will require justification.

Name of a Company
The word "Limited" must be part of the name of every Hong Kong company.

Time to Incorporate
Two days.

Hong Kong Company Formation - Cost

Starting from just $950

Ready-Made (Shelf) Hong Kong Company

World's Largest Selection of Ready-Made (Shelf) Hong Kong Companies with Prestigious Names:

HONG KONG SHELF COMPANIES
TURBO EXPERT LIMITED 17.06.2016 950 USD
PROSON HOLDINGS LIMITED 17.06.2016 950 USD
GOLD FUTURE HOLDINGS LIMITED 17.06.2016 950 USD
EVER MARVEL (HONG KONG) LIMITED 17.06.2016 950 USD
TOPPER DRAGON INVESTMENT LIMITED 17.06.2016 950 USD
RICH WORLD CONSULTANTS LIMITED 15.06.2016 950 USD
FORTUNE SHINY (HONG KONG) LIMITED 10.06.2016 950 USD
WELLDEX LIMITED 10.06.2016 950 USD
SINO LINKER TRADING LIMITED 10.06.2016 950 USD
HONOUR TOP INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 10.06.2016 950 USD
NOBLE VICTOR INVESTMENT LIMITED 10.06.2016 950 USD
FIRST TOPPER LIMITED 08.06.2016 950 USD
BILLION SHINY (ASIA) LIMITED 08.06.2016 950 USD
PERFECT VICTOR INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 03.06.2016 950 USD
RICHLY SINO LIMITED 03.06.2016 950 USD
PROSON (ASIA) LIMITED 03.06.2016 950 USD
EXCEL RICHEST LIMITED 30.05.2016 950 USD
HONOUR REGAL LIMITED 30.05.2016 950 USD
HONOUR CENTRE LIMITED 30.05.2016 950 USD
STARRY BEST INTERNATIONAL LIMITED 27.05.2016 950 USD

 

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Services related Hong Kong Company Formation

Worldwide Incorporation Services provides the following services related Hong Kong Company Formation and administration:

  • Hong Kong Company Formation
  • FREE Lifetime HK Company Support
  • Registered Office Services in HK
  • Hong Kong Company Secretarial Services
  • Nominee Shareholder / Nominee Director
  • Opening of Bank Accounts in Hong Kong and in other jurisdictions
  • Full Hong Kong Company Administration Services
  • Mailing Address in Hong Kong
  • Virtual Office in Hong Kong
  • Book Keeping & Audit
  • Trademark Registration in Hong Kong

 

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How to proceed

It could not be easier to proceed with Hong Kong Company formation online with Worldwide Incorporation Services. Simply press “Incorporate Now!”, add any services you may require, check out and take 5 minutes to complete your details. It usually takes 1-2 working days to get your new Hong Kong company formation approved by Registrar; however, in some cases it may take longer. As soon as your Hong Kong company set is ready the documents will be shipped to you. Shelf Hong Kong companies are available for immediate purchase, please choose the name from the list and press “Buy now!” to proceed.

Worldwide Incorporation Services is one of the world’s leading agent of Hong Kong company formation providing clients with online HK company formation, registered office services, professional directors / shareholders, mail forwarding, virtual office, bank account introduction, bookkeeping and many other related services.

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