Netherlands 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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Infiintare firma Olanda, inregistrare firma Olanda


BridgeWest va ofera servicii complete pentru infiintarea unei companii in Olanda. Asistenta noastra include:

> redactarea actului constitutiv (necesar infiintarii companiei);
Actul constitutiv al unei companii inregistrate in Olanda poate fi semnat prin procura (acelasi lucru este valabil si pentru procedurile notariale, un demers cerut de lege).

> redactarea tuturor celorlalte documente necesare infiintarii companiei;
Printre acestea se numara: specimenul de semnatura, formulare speciale puse la dispozitie de registrul comertului din Olanda, copii de pasaport etc.

> planificarea procedurilor notariale (actele necesare infiintarii unei companii in Olanda trebuie legalizate de catre un notar public). In cazul in care nu doriti sa va prezentati personal la notar, va putem reprezenta prin intermediul unei procuri.

> oferirea unui sediu social pentru noua companie in Olanda (daca nu exista deja unul);
Orice adresa poate fi declarata ca fiind sediul firmei. Adresa va fi publica.

> deschiderea unui cont bancar;
Acest pas se refera atat la un cont de capital social, cat si la un cont curent.

> alegerea unui contabil in Olanda;
Serviciile de contabilitate sunt recomandate pentru orice orice companie inregistrata in Olanda.

BridgeWest va ofera asistenta pentru infiintarea urmatoarelor tipuri de companii in Olanda:

> Besloten Vennootschap (B.V. - societate cu raspundere limitata) Se poate infiinta de una sau mai multe persoane, fizice sau juridice, trebuie sa aiba un director si un sediu social. Capitalul social minim este de 1 EUR.

> Naamloze Vennootschap (N.V. - societate pe actiuni) Se poate infiinta de una sau mai multe persoane, fizice sau juridice, trebuie sa aiba un director, un consiliu de administratie si unul de supraveghere. Sediul social este si in acest caz obligatoriu. Capitalul social minim este de 45.000 EUR.

> Dutch General Partnership (Vennootschap Onder Firma - similar asocierii in participatiune) Este o structura care nu necesita un capital social minim, dar nici nu are personalitate legala. Asociatii sunt impreuna si individual raspunzatori pentru datoriile si obligatiile firmei numai in limita contributiei individuale la capitalul social.

> Sucursala, filiala sau reprezentanta - Orice companie straina are dreptul sa infiinteze sucursale in Olanda. Acestea pot avea statutul de entitate distincta de compania mama (companii inregistrate in Olanda in care compania mama este actionar unic) sau extensii ale companiei mama. 

Pentru ca o companie sa fie vazuta ca rezidenta si prin urmare sa profite de beneficiile sistemului de taxe din Olanda, este necesar sa detina un sediu social si sa numeasca un director local, ambele furnizate de un trust olandez.

BridgeWest va ofera de asemenea posibilitatea de a cumpara firme deja infiintate si va poate inregistra ca platitor de TVA.

Va stam la dispozitie pentru informatii suplimentare si tarife.

Articles on Company Formation in Netherlands

Types of companies in Netherlands

The Netherlands is a member of the European Union, a big advantage for residents of EU states. The jurisdiction of Netherlands fully supports foreign ownership with company formation. Economically speaking, Netherlands is very competitive, having a rapid and prosperous development. An entrepreneur m ...

The Trade Register of Netherlands

The Trade Register of Netherlands is managed by the Chamber of Commerce, and its goal is to ensure a good relation between entrepreneur and law, and also to provide quality information on other business enterprises. The Dutch Trade Register records the activities of a company, being a useful source ...

Open Company Branch or Subsidiary in Netherlands

The state of Netherlands offers plenty of incentives for foreign investors and many advantages make Netherlands a good choice, starting from a stable economical environment to capable and well instructed workforce. Setting up a Dutch company is an easy and straightforward process. Entrepreneurs who ...

Guide to Company Incorporation in The Netherlands

1. What is the minimum share capital of a Dutch BV (Limited Liability Company)? The most common business form in Netherlands is the Limited Liability Company, or the BV, which can be set up with a minimum capital of only 1 EUR - since October 2012. The capital is divided into non-transferable regist ...

Setting up a Joint Stock Company (Naamloze Vennootschap) in The Netherlands

A joint stock corporation or a public limited liability company is known in Holland as a Naamloze Vennootschap (NV). This type of business is rarely chosen for new companies in the Netherlands, although it is designed for all company sizes and considered to be more flexible than private limited liab ...

Shelf Company in Netherlands

Netherlands is one of the most desired countries for foreign investors, due to the welcoming and profitable business environment. Setting up companies in Netherlands is one way to invest and obtain profit. There are various types of company structures, including shelf companies. These are already fo ...

Paying Taxes in Netherlands

1. What is the corporate tax in Netherlands? In Netherlands the corporate tax applies at a rate of 20% for a profit of below 200.000 Euros. Profit exceeding 200,000 Euros is taxed at a rate of 25%. 2. What is the VAT in Netherlands? Value Added Tax in Netherlands applies to all goods and se ...

VAT in Netherlands

1. What is the VAT in Netherlands? Value Added Tax in Netherlands applies to all goods and services, together with imports of goods from outside EU. The standard rate of VAT in Netherlands is 19%. A reduced rate of 6% applies for certain goods and services such as food, books, medicines, books and m ...

Doing Business in Netherlands

Country profile Netherlands is a constitutional monarchy, with the capital city set in Amsterdam. However, the Parliament and Government are located in Hague. The Netherlands belongs to the Western Europe, bordering Belgium to the South, Germany to the East and North and the North Sea along its west ...

Company Law in Netherlands

If you have decided to set up a company in Netherlands, you should consult the Dutch Corporate Law, as it is stipulated in the article 2:175 of the Dutch Civil Code (BurgerlijkWetboek). According to the provisions stipulated in the Dutch Company Law, you must firstly decide what type of business is ...

Why Invest in Netherlands

Netherlands has a stable economy that provides an attractive environment for foreign businesses. There are plenty of opportunities for investment and the Dutch government also offers numerous incentives, turning the country into a genuine option for entrepreneurs that are willing to set up a company ...

Foreign Investments in Netherlands

General overview There are over 6,000 foreign companies at the moment in the Netherlands, providing 30% of the total volume of business in Holland. Foreign companies develop activities in many fields, from high-technology electronics and electrical equipment to chemicals, metals, textiles and food, ...

Setting up a Limited Liability Company (BV) in The Netherlands

A Besloten vennootschap or BV is actually a Limited Liability Company established in the Netherlands. A Dutch BV is a legal entity with an authorized capital divided into shares, which are privately registered and not freely transferable. Capital Since October 2012, there is a minimum share capital ...

Setting up a Joint Stock Company (Naamloze Vennootschap) in The Netherlands

A joint stock corporation or a public limited liability company is known in Holland as a Naamloze Vennootschap (NV). This type of business is rarely chosen for new companies in the Netherlands, although it is designed for all company sizes and considered to be more flexible than private limited liab ...

Lawyer in the Netherlands

All lawyers in the Netherlands must register with the Netherlands Bar Association (Nederlandse Orde van Advocaten) before he starts practising this profession.  Besides supervising and regulating the professional behavior of lawyers in Holland, the Netherlands Order of Advocates or Bar Associat ...

Dutch Public Notary

  A public notary in the Netherlands is a legal advisor paid for offering advice in legal matters and sometimes acts as a mediator. Dutch public notaries are independent, objective and they ensure professional confidentiality, with the right to withhold information in court. A public notary in ...

Dutch Accountant

A Dutch accountant is an authorised person who can perform audits in the Netherlands. All accountants in Holland meet the European Directives for statutory audits. Besides, the profession of an accountant in Netherlands is protected and regulated by law, in order to provide independence, expertise a ...

Power of Attorney in The Netherlands

A power of attorney in the Netherlands allows a person to empower another individual to act for them. A Dutch power of attorney can be given expressly of tacitly, according to the Civil Code in the Netherlands. A general power of attorney in Holland does not extend to acts of disposition, unless it ...

Business Start-up Costs in the Netherlands

1. What is the minimum share capital? A Dutch limited liability company requires a minimum share capital of 1EUR in order to be incorporated, while a joint stock company in The Netherlands requires at least 45,000 EUR as an initial share capital. 2. What are the Company Registration fees?  The ...

Company Liquidation in the Netherlands

BridgeWest handles all steps required for company liquidation in Netherlands . 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 ...

Register a Non Profit Organization in The Netherlands

The major forms of Dutch non-profit organization are the associations, the foundations and the churches. The Dutch Civil Code is regulating these forms of entities and describes them as form of organizations that cannot produce profit for its members and are used especially in order to pursue charit ...

Nominee Director in Netherlands

 The registration of a Dutch company begins with drafting the articles of association, which contains the legal entity’s internal regulations. In these articles are also stipulated the names of the company’s representative, besides the name of the company, its address, its capital, ...

Set up a Company in the Netherlands

The Netherlands has a prosperous and open economy that heavily relies on exterior trade and is characterized by stable industrial relations, unemployment and moderate inflation. Netherlands also has a jurisdiction that allows and more over encourages foreign investments. Setting up a company in Neth ...

Open Business in Netherlands
We guarantee a cost-efficient solution for full company setup, bank account and VAT registration

Meet us in Amsterdam or Rotterdam

Call us now at +44 203 287 0408 to set up an appointment with our specialists in Amsterdam or Rotterdam. Alternatively you can incorporate your company without traveling to Netherlands.

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 Holland.