Slovenia Company Formation

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Company Formation and Related Services



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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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Company Formation in Slovenia


BridgeWest provides company formation in Slovenia. Our assistance includes:

> drafting the Articles of Association (necessary for the company incorporation in Slovenia); The Articles of Association can be signed through Power of Attorney, therefore the physical presence of the shareholders and directors is not required.

> drafting all other documents required for the incorporation; These documents are: Specimen Signatures, Affidavits, Special Forms provided by the Slovenian Trade Register.

> arranging Public Notary procedures (if the foreign shareholders visit the country) and/or certified translations (if the shareholders will provide the required documents via mail).

> setting up a bank account for your Slovenian company. This refers both to an initial share capital account required when you open a company in Slovenia, as well as a current bank account after the company is formed.

> recommending a Slovenian accountant; Accountancy services for opening a company in Slovenia are recommended for any new business registration in Slovenia.

BridgeWest can provide assistance for the formation of the following types of companies:

> Druzba z Omejeno Odgovornostjo (D.O.O. - Limited Liability company) This type of Slovenian company can have one shareholder and one director and must maintain a local address (office) and a minimum share capital of EUR 7,500.

> Delniska druzba (D.D)  - Joint Stock company) This type of Slovenian company must have at least five shareholders, a managing board and must maintain a local address and a minumum share capital of EUR 25,000.

BridgeWest is also able to offer ready-made Slovenian companies and VAT registration.

Please contact us for more information reagarding how to open a company in Slovenia and prices.

Articles on Company Formation in Slovenia

Types of Slovenian Companies

The Slovene civil law system is similar to the German civil law, and for this reason the business entities have resemblances with the corresponding German entities. Slovenian law makes a clear distinction between personal and capital-driven entities. Limited, general partnerships and partnership lim ...

Set up a Company in Slovenia

Set up a company in Slovenia Covering the vast majority of business choices among Slovenian entrepreneurs, the Slovenian limited liability company has a lot of advantages to offer. Its formation is rather simple, without too many bureaucratic entanglements, and it has clear construction steps. ...

Open Company Branch or Subsidiary in Slovenia

Investing in Slovenia can be done either by setting up a company, or incorporating a branch of an already existing foreign company on the territory of Slovenia. Even though the economic situation of Slovenia is not one of the best, there are plenty incentives and entrepreneurs may invest in many sec ...

Paying Taxes in Slovenia

1. What is the corporate tax in Slovenia? A company registered in Slovenia has to pay a corporate income tax of 18%. There is also a schedule for the corporate tax to be decreased to 17% in 2013, 16% in 2014 and 15% to 2015.   2. What is the VAT in Slovenia? The standard Sloveni ...

VAT in Slovenia

1. What is the VAT in Slovenia? The standard VAT rate in Slovenia is 20% for almost all goods and services. A reduced VAT rate of 8.5% applies to certain goods and services, such as food, water supply, medicines, public transportation, books and some entertainment tickets. There are also some transa ...

Company Dissolution and Liquidation in Slovenia

BridgeWest handles company liquidation in Slovenia. For more information, please contact us. The Slovenian Companies Act is regulating the liquidation process in Slovenia. A company may be dissolved in Slovenia if the availability term for it has expired, if the company hasn’t performed a ...

Nominee Director in Slovenia

 Not being considered really a tax heaven like the offshore jurisdiction, Slovenia is not missing the opportunities granted to the foreign investors. Between these advantages, the foreign investors may appoint nominee directors in order to protect their real identity and interests in the compan ...

General Guide to Company Incorporation in Slovenia

1. What is the minimum share capital of a Limited Liability Company in Slovenia?   A limited liability company in Slovenia must be established on a minimum share capital of 7500 EUR, in cash or non-cash contributions. 2. What is the minimum share capital for a Joint Stock Company in Slovenia? ...

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Meet us in Ljubljana

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

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 Slovenia.