INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COMPANY (IBC)

ADVANTAGES OF THE IBC

- One Shareholder/Subscriber can incorporate
- Only one Director necessary
- Bearer Shares allowed (but original is to be kept with Registered Agent; therefore you may prefer Registered Shares)
- No accounting/audit requirements
- Exemption of taxes
- Protect privacy and estate
- Avoid Probate
- International Trade (except in Belize)
- Hold assets/ship ownership
- Investment and Tax Planning
- Open US Dollar and Stock Trading Account
- Set up International Credit & Debit Card

REQUIREMENTS OF IBC (See application form)

- Certificate of Incorporation
- Memorandum and Articles of Association (Standard)
- Registered Office and Agent
- Minimum capital US$50,000. with one class of shares at $1.00 each
- Notarized Color Copy of Passport, Name and Address with contact telephone numbers of all Directors, Officers, Shareholders and Beneficiaries (for Resident Agent only)
- Proposed Name of Company and two Alternatives ending with "Ltd.", "Inc." etc.
- Letter on Type of Business/Area of Activity/Sources of Funds
- Due Diligence Form

FEES

The cost of establishing a Belize IBC (in English only) is US$750.00. The cost for establishing the IBC in both English and Spanish is US $875.00.  These fees include the Incorporation Fees, Registration Fees, Registered Office/Agent and maintenance fees up to the end of the first year including one rubber company seal.  There is an additional fee for the cost of sending documents by courier.  Couriers to the U.S. are now $75. and $100. each to Europe.  You can make payment by Wire Transfer. Please request wire instructions.

We have an inventory of Belize IBC with the prices ranging from US $1,000 to US $1,850 each for years 2006 – 2011. We also have Shelf Companies from various other jurisdictions including Bahamas, Panama and Seychelles in the Indian Ocean. These are available immediately. Please request list and prices. Bulk Discounted Rates are also available. Please request further information on this.

Maintenance Fee of $275. is is due at the beginning of each year which covers the cost for Registered Agent and Registered Office Services along with the Government License Fees for the Belize IBC. 
 

IBC DOCUMENTATION you will receive
  • Certificate of Incorporation
  • Memorandum and Articles of Association
  • Resolution of Directors
  • Registered Share Certificates or copy of Bearer Shares
    (Original Bearer Shares are to be held by the Resident Agent)
  • Company Rubber Seal (to remain with the Resident Agent)

RESTRICTIONS

  • cannot carry on business with residents of Belize (including Belize Companies)
  • cannot buy Real Estate in Belize (but can lend to Businesses in Belize)
  • cannot operate as a Bank, Insurance or Finance Company
  • cannot provide a registered office/ or serve as agent

We offer Companies from Panama, Bahamas, British Virgin Islands (BVI), Seychelles, British Anguilla, Samoa, Hong Kong and Nevada which can do business in Belize.

Optional fees for the following services:
US Cy.
* Nominee Director annually with Indemnification
500.
* Specific Power of Attorney for each transaction
150.
Corporate Secretary annually
250.
   
Minutes annually
100.
Share Certificates annually
100.
   
Capital fees over 50,000.
1,250.
Shares with no par value
450.
   
Certificate of Incorporation (Spanish) 
75.
Certificate of Good Standing (English or Spanish)
75.
Certificate of Incumbency  
75.
Continuation from Foreign Jurisdiction
450.
Filing of Spanish Memorandum for existing IBC
125.
   
Notarization of Document or Set of Documents
50.
Apostile of Document or Set of Documents
125.
   
Embossing Pocket Seals (to be delivered within 1 week)
125.
Additional Company Rubber Seal
50.
Courier Fees (US $75. to the U.S. and $100 to Europe)
75.-100.
     
Bookkeeping and Management Services (Request Requirements)


*Note: These services are only available at the anniversary date of the company.  That is, after we have been doing business with you for at least one year. We prefer to get to know our clients.  We want to meet with you, introduce you to the banks if required and review your activity. 

6/08

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