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Para más detalles sobre la creación de empresas en Albania, por favor póngase en contacto con nosotros a través del email - office [at] bridgewest.eu - o por teléfono (+44) 203-287 0408. Nuestros especialistas estarán encantados de atenderle en español.

 BridgeWest ofrece servicios completos para la creación de una empresa en Albania. Nuestra asistencia incluye:

> Redacción de la escritura de constitución (necesaria para la creación de la empresa);
La escritura de constitución de una empresa registrada en Albania puede ser firmada por el representante a través de un poder (lo mismo es vigente para los trámites notariales, un paso requerido por la ley albanesa).

> Redacción de todos los demás documentos necesarios para la creación de la empresa;
Estos incluyen: muestra de la firma, formularios especiales proporcionados por el Registro Mercantil de Albania, copias de pasaporte, etc.

> Planificación de los procedimientos notariales (los documentos necesarios para crear una empresa en Albania deben ser legalizados por un notario público)

> Proporcionar una sede para la nueva empresa en Albania (si no existe uno);
Cualquier dirección puede ser declarada como el domicilio de la empresa. La dirección será publica.

> Abrir una cuenta bancaria;
Este paso se refiere tanto a una cuenta de capital social como también a una cuenta corriente.

> Elegir un contador en Albania;
Los servicios de contabilidad son recomendados para cualquier empresa registrada en Albania.

BridgeWest proporciona asistencia para la creación de los siguientes tipos de empresas en Albania:

> Shoqëri me Përgjegjësi të Kufizuar (Sociedad de Responsabilidad Limitada) Esta empresa puede tener un asociado único y un director, requiere un sede social y un capital mínimo de100 Lek (1 euros).

> Shoqëri Anonime (sociedad anónima) Este tipo de empresa puede tener un accionista único y requiere un consejo de administración y un consejo de censores. La sociedad está obligada a especificar un sede social. El capital social mínimo para una empresa anónima es de 2.000.000 Lek (aproximadamente 14.000 euros).

> La sociedad anónima pública
La principal diferencia sobre el tipo de empresa mencionado anteriormente es que el primero puede vender acciones al público. Una sociedad anónima pública requiere un capital mínimo de 10 millones lek (unos 70.500 euros).

> Filial o sucursal - Cualquier sociedad extranjera tiene derecho a establecer sucursales en Albania. Es posible que tengan condición de entidad separada de la empresa matriz (las empresas registradas en Albania en las cuales la empresa matriz es accionista único) o extensiones de la empresa matriz.

BridgeWest también ofrece la oportunidad de comprar empresas ya establecidas y puede registrarse como contribuyente del IVA.

Estamos a su disposición si quiere obtener información adicional y tasas.



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The National Registration Center of Albania

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Open Company Branch or Subsidiary in Albania

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Guide to Company Incorporation in Albania

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Paying Taxes in Albania

   1. What is the corporate tax in Albania? Albania has a corporate tax of 10% that has to be paid for businesses with a turnover of 2 to 5 million ALL per year. If the annual turnover is below 2 million ALL, the tax is considered individual income tax. However, this tax is among ...

VAT in Albania

1. What is the VAT rate in Albania? The standard VAT rate in Albania is 20%. There is however an exception when it comes to the export of goods and services. These are not subject for VAT in Albania. On the other hand, the import of goods and services in Albania is generally taxed at the 20% rate, b ...

Company Law in Albania

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Why Invest in Albania

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Lawyer in Albania

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Albanian Public Notary

An Albanian notary is a public officer. Public notaries in Albania are organized at a local level by notary chambers on each judicial district. All these local notary chambers are governed by the National Chamber of Notary in Albania. The Albanian public notaries need to register with the local cham ...

Setting up a Limited Liability Company (Sh.p.k.) in Albania

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Company Liquidation in Albania

  BridgeWest handles all steps required for company liquidation in Albania. Please contact us via email or phone for appointing a liquidator to carry on the company dissolution, submitting the required application forms, dealing with the Court, closing the company's bank account or an ...

Register a Non Profit Organization in Albania

Albanian non profit organizations are formed in order to serve the public interest, especially in the environmental education field and nature conservation.  There are three types of non profit organizations according to the Albanian law: foundations, associations and offices. The associations ...

Nominee Director in Albania

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Meet us in Tirane

Call us now at +44 203 287 0408 to set up an appointment with our lawyers in Mine Peza Road, Tirane. Alternatively you can incorporate your company without traveling to Albania.

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 Albania.