An offshore company refers to a company that operates outside the place of incorporation and cannot operate in the place of incorporation.Such as BVI offshore financial centers in the world, the Cayman islands countries such as, the Bahamas, Seychelles, st. Vincent are formulated with the rule of law and produced some easing economic region in particular, on its territory to allow international people set up a international business company, these areas are generally called offshore jurisdictions or offshore jurisdictions.
The term “offshore” means that the investor’s company is registered in an offshore jurisdiction, but the investor does not have to be physically present in the offshore jurisdiction. The investor’s business operations can be conducted directly from anywhere in the world.Many of the famous offshore jurisdictions are former British colonies, such as the BVI, st Vincent, Seychelles and other islands, so these regions have retained the British legal system and judicial system on a large basis.The main difference between an offshore company and a general limited company is tax.No taxes, only a small amount of annual management fees, with a high degree of confidentiality, tax relief, no foreign exchange control three characteristics.
The offshore company registration in different countries is basically similar, with no nationality restrictions and low registered capital. In addition to the different handling fees, there will be some differences in the name of the company, which shall be determined according to some local regulations for registration. With the opening of financial policies of island group countries, more and more people choose to register.Every offshore domicile has its advantages and disadvantages.For more information on how offshore company registration can help you run brokerage and platform companies, please consult