The UK Limited Company is a reliable, low-tax alternative to the IBC, LLC and LLP. is a separate and legal entity. The ownership of the UK Ltd. Company is separate from the shareholder who owns it, and the director who manages and runs the company. The UK limited company provides its shareholders with limited liability.
UK limited companies are not offshore vehicles in themselves but can be registered and owned by foreign corporations and individuals who live outside the UK.
To register a limited company in the UK, the basic requirements are:
As opposed to IBCs and LLCs, UK limited companies are subject to tax obligations. But our aim is to provide this entity as a means of entry to EU markets and utilize tax rules which allow reduced tax obligations.
In particular, UK limited liability companies are:
To create a low tax UK Company, close attention must be paid to non-residency rules in respect of:
While meetings may be conducted in any manner convenient to members, it is important that the meetings themselves are held outside the UK and no director should be a UK-resident.
Agreements to execute decisions should be in writing, made outside the UK, and signed by non-UK resident directors.
*Special care is needed where UK Ltd. Companies are holding and agent companies. For information on how to structure your UK Ltd. Company in these circumstances, please email or call us.
Also contact us for details on matters concerning:
We provide full suite of Accounting and Bookkeeping services for UK companies registered with us. Please refer to our Pricelist for UK Company Accounting Services.