Italy Company Formation

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Company Formation and Related Services



Buying a European shelf company with VAT number

Whenever you need to start doing business immediately in a European country and you need a company with a VAT number, you don’t have to wait for the bureaucratic procedures.

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Partner Law Firms

We encourage you to contact our partner law firms in Bucharest: Rolegal and E&C, both part of our legal network.

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Tax Minimization Structures

BridgeWest is specialized in special corporate structures designed for tax minimization. No matter where you want to incorporate your company, you will need to consider how you can legally minimize costs.

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Accounting Firm Italy


BridgeWest provides accounting services in Italy through our affiliates in Rome, Miland Italy’s other main cities. Our main areas of expertise include the following:

Accountancy & Book keeping in Italy
-    Maintaining your Italian Company’s accounts
-    Reviewing Accounts;
-    Filing of accounts with the Tax Authorities in Italy
-    Payroll Administration;
-    VAT Registration in Italy and VAT Filings.

Establishment of a Business in Italy
Company Formation in Italy and related services: opening of bank accounts, providing a registered office, initial advice regarding best company type to be incorporated in Italy, shareholder structure etc.

Advice Related to the taxation of Individuals and Corporate Entities
Our Italian accountants are able to review your request and provide an integrated and efficient solution regarding taxation in the country.

Payroll Support in Italy
Our service includes: processing payrolls for Italian employees, Completion of statutory forms, including year end returns, to issue to your employees and submit to the National Revenue Agency, review and monitoring of staff costs. Our Italian accountants complete assistance related to payroll in Italy.

Articles on Accounting in Italy

Paying Taxes in Italy

1. What is the corporate tax in Italy? Italian Tax Law requires companies and individual entrepreneurs to pay a 27.5% corporate tax, which is a State Tax called IRES in Italy. In addition there is another tax, called IRAP which is a regional tax of 3, 9% bringing the total taxation amount at ...

VAT in Italy

1. What is the VAT in Italy? In Italy, VAT is levied on the supply of almost all types of goods and services, as well as importation from outside the European Union. The general VAT rate in Italy is 20%. In some cases, the VAT has a reduced rate of 4% or 10% that may apply on basic products, while e ...

Meet us in Milan or Rome

Call us now at +44 203 287 0408 to set up an appointment with our lawyers and accountants in Milan and Rome, Italy. Alternatively you can incorporate your company without traveling to Italy.

As a BridgeWest client, you will beneficiate from the joint expertize of local lawyers and international consultants. Together we will be able to offer you the specialized help you require for your business start-up in Italy.