Serbia 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 in Serbia


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

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

Debt Collection in Serbia

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

Mergers and Acquisitions in Serbia

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

Due Diligence in Serbia

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

Taxation Advice and Planning in Serbia

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

Articles on Law in Serbia

Types of Serbian Companies

According to Serbian law the same regulations for company establishment apply to foreign and Serbian entrepreneurs. One can chose between the four main types of companies, Joint Stock Company (a.d.), Limited Liability Company (d.o.o.), Limited Partnership (k.d.), and General Partnership (o.d.), havi ...

Setting up a Serbian Company

In Serbia the most efficient form of business is the limited liability company, due to a rather simple formation process, followed by the Serbian joint stock company, which has the same formation process, but is designated for undertaking business at a larger scale, therefore the needed documentatio ...

Set up a Company in Serbia

Serbia’s favorable geographical position, linking Europe and Asia, its macroeconomic stability materialized in limited inflation and steady growth of GDP and a low corporate tax make Serbia an interesting place to invest, attracting national entrepreneurs as well as foreign ones to set up a co ...

Open Company Branch or Subsidiary in Serbia

Entrepreneurs who wish to expand their business in Serbia may do so by setting up a branch. The process of opening a branch in Serbia does not differ much from setting up a regular company. However the entity itself is not considered a separate legal entity, being a representative of the foreign par ...

Guide to Company Incorporation in Serbia

1. What is the minimum share capital of a Serbian Limited Liability Company (d.o.o.)? The minimum capital requirement for a Serbian Limited Liability Company is 500 EUR. Shares can be pecuniary contributions and any other kind, including work and services. 2. What is the minimum share capital for ...

Paying Taxes in Serbia

1. What is the corporate tax rate in Serbia? The corporate tax rate in Serbia is among the lowest rates in Europe, with only 10% and may be credited or exempt by various treaties signed by Serbia all over the years.   2. What is the VAT in Serbia? In Serbia, the standard VAT rat ...

Company Liquidation in Serbia

BridgeWest handles company liquidation in Serbia. For more information, please contact us. The Law on Business Companies is regulating the main steps that must be followed by a company that decides that the liquidation is the necessary. Only a company with sufficient assets to pay its debts may ...

Open a Representative Office in Serbia

Are there any special requirements for creating a Serbian Representative Office? The representative offices are not considered a legal entity and the only actions that can be performed by it are: marketing research, promotional actions for the foreign company, financial and banking surveys, providi ...

Register a Non Profit Organization in Serbia

The major forms of Serbian non-profit organizations may be divided into foundations, which are non-profit organization without membership and associations which are created with membership. The Serbian foundations are legal entities without membership constituted by funds used for achieving non-pro ...

Nominee Director in Serbia

 The Serbian joint stock company (akciová spolo?nos?) or limited liability company (spolo?nos? s ru?ením obmedzenýmare) are based on a set of regulations stipulated in the articles of associations. In these articles are mentioned the names and the addresses of the company, ...

Meet us in Belgrade

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

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 Serbia.