Hungary 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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Lawyers Hungary


BridgeWest provides a wide range of legal services in Hungary through our affiliated Hungarian lawyers and Law Firms in Budapest and other major cities in Hungary. We are mainly specialized in the main aspects of Hungarian Commercial Law, including Company Formation, Debt Collection, Commercial Disputes and Litigation, Hungarian 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 Hungary

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

Debt Collection in Hungary

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

Mergers and Acquisitions in Hungary

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

Due Diligence in Hungary

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

Taxation Advice and Planning in Hungary

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

Articles on Law in Hungary

Types of Hungarian Companies

The Hungarian Law regulates many types of trading companies, allowing foreign investors to guide themselves by the same rules as national entrepreneurs. As in most countries, the most common form of business is represented by the Hungarian Limited Liability Company, followed by limited and general p ...

Setting up a Hungarian company

There are some consisting advantages in setting up a company in Hungary. Hungary has a stable economy and low taxes. Also a big advantage consists in the short period of time needed to set up a Hungarian company. Preliminary activities before registering Limited liability (LLC) and joint ...

Open Company Branch or Subsidiary in Hungary

The state of Hungary offers great incentives for business purposes in many sectors, a fact that influences many entrepreneurs to invest here. There are several forms of business available for foreign investors to operate. Establishing a company may be a profitable activity, as well as establishing a ...

Guide to Company Incorporation in Hungary

1. What is the minimum share capital of a Hungarian Limited Liability Company? The minimum capital for a Limited Liability Company in Hungary has been recently decreased to 500k HUF. 2. What is the minimum share capital for a Hungarian Joint Stock Company? The Hungarian Joint Stock Company, ...

Paying Taxes in Hungary

1. What is the corporate tax in Hungary? The Hungarian corporate tax for any type of company is 10% for an income up to 500 million HUF. If the income exceeds this amount, the rest of it is submitted to a 19% tax rate.   2. What is the VAT in Hungary? VAT is not fixed for all types o ...

Company Liquidation in Hungary

BridgeWest handles all steps required for company liquidation in Hungary . 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 any othe ...

Register a Non Profit Organization in Hungary

There are three major types of non-profit organizations in Hungary: voluntary associations, foundations and social organizations. No minimum capital has to be registered in order to operate this type of entity in Hungary. The voluntary associations opened in Hungary are membership organization ...

Meet us in Budapest

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

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 Hungary.