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Czech Republic

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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Lawyers in Czech Republic


BridgeWest provides a wide range of legal services in Czech through our affiliated Czech lawyers and Law Firms in Prague and other major cities in Czech. We are mainly specialized in the main aspects of Czech Commercial Law, including Company Formation, Debt Collection, Commercial Disputes and Litigation, Czech Real Estate Law and certain areas of Intellectual Property Law (such as Trademark Registration for instance).

You can find some of our main areas of expertise below:

Company Formation in Czech Republic

Our lawyers will provide  immediate assistance with company registration in Czech in matters like official registration, structure, financing, taxation, office registration. We handle both Czech Limited  Liability or Joint-Stock company formations.

Debt Collection in Czech Republic

BridgeWest provides legal assistance for the recuperation of debts from Czech companies through pre-trial proceedings (official notifications to the debtor, negotiations etc.) as well as trial representation.

Mergers and Acquisitions in Czech Republic

Mergers and Acquisitions as well other corporate restructuring on the Czech market.

Due Diligence in Czech Republic

This refers to both corporate due diligence (performing certain verifications of Czech business partners for instance) as well as real estate due diligence (offering a verification of a real estate property to be purchased in Czech).

Taxation Advice and Planning in Czech Republic

Advice on any Czech tax and taxation methods, planning for the minimization of taxes, taxes involved with ownership and transfer of real estate.

Articles on Law in Czech Republic

Types of Czech Companies

a) Czech Limited Liability Company (Spole?nost s ru?ením omezeným) The Limited Liability Company is the most common form of company in the Czech Republic. It offers simpler administration than a Joint Stock Company and one person can be both the sole owner and executive. For a limited ...

Set up a Czech company

Czech Republic can become an interesting objective for business development, due to the modernizations accomplished in many sectors, including infrastructure and new potent area to invest, beside tourism, telecommunication and banks. The most common business types established on the Czech territory ...

Open Company Branch or Subsidiary in the Czech Republic

Registering a Czech Branch Foreign entrepreneurs may incorporate businesses in the Czech Republic in many ways. Establishing a company, usually limited liability company, may represent the best suited solution for someone who wishes to set up a brand new company. However already established companie ...

Guide to Company Incorporation in The Czech Republic

  1. What is the minimum share capital of a Czech s.r.o (Limited Liability Company)? In order for a Czech Limited Liability Company to function legally it must provide at least 200000 CZK as minimum capital. Each member of the new company must make a monetary or non-monetary contribution. Non-m ...

Shelf Company in The Czech Republic

There are various forms to invest in The Czech Republic, but only two ways to establish a company. The first means to start the company from scratch, by providing all the required paperwork, notarize it and submit it to the relevant institutions. The second option implies purchasing a readymade or & ...

Paying Taxes in The Czech Republic

1. What is the corporate tax in the Czech Republic? A Czech company has to pay a corporate income tax rate of 19%, with a rate of 5% for pension funds, investment funds and share funds. The corporate tax has to be paid for the worldwide income.   2. What is the VAT in the Czech Repub ...

Company Liquidation in Czech Republic

The Czech Commercial Code (sections 70-75b) recognizes two forms of liquidation: voluntary or enforced. The voluntary company liquidation may be instituted if the term specified for the company’s duration has expired, if the objectives were reached, if the relevant au ...

Open a Representative Office in Czech Republic

BridgeWest handles opening representative offices in Czech Republic and in other European countries. For more information, please contact us. What are the special requirements for creating a Czech Representative Office? To increase the presence at a global level and assist their clients who wish to ...

Register a Non Profit Organization in the Czech Republic

The non profit organizations in the Czech Republic are considered legal entities that must be registered in specific registers. The tax acts defines the non profit organizations as entities established with purposes apart from making profits for its members. According to the tax laws, the organizati ...

Nominee Director in the Czech Republic

 In certain situations, the interests of an individual must be hidden from the public and third parties so it’s important to appoint another person as company administrator. This person is named “jednatel” in the Czech Republic and has the role of renting his name as a replace ...

Meet us in Prague

Call us now at +44 203 287 0408 to set up an appointment with our lawyers in Prague, Czech Republic. Alternatively you can incorporate your company without traveling to the Czech Republic.

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 the Czech Republic.