Ukraine 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 Ukraine


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

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

Debt Collection in Ukraine

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

Mergers and Acquisitions in Ukraine

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

Due Diligence in Ukraine

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

Taxation Advice and Planning in Ukraine

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

Articles on Law in Ukraine

State Registrar of Ukraine

The State Registrar of Ukraine functions through a state institution, an agency for registration. The institution was established in 1998 and has the purpose to store and provide information on various commercial or other companies and legal entities. The main activities of the agency include creat ...

Open Representative Office or Subsidiary in Ukraine

There are many ways to invest in Ukraine including setting up a company, or a branch of a foreign company. There is no good or bad solution for a company type, but mostly there are better suited companies for different needs. A Ukrainian branch may represent a perfect solution for entrepreneurs wish ...

Guide to Company Incorporation in Ukraine

1. What is the minimum share capital of a Ukrainian TOB (Limited Liability Company)? In Ukraine the Limited Liability Company is the most common business form used, mostly due to the low incorporation fees and straight-forward procedures. The minimum capital required for such a company is the equiv ...

Paying Taxes in Ukraine

1. What is the corporate tax in Ukraine? In 2011, the standard corporate tax rate in Ukraine is 21%, but it will be reduced to 19% in 2013 and 16% in 2014. The incomes from private life insurance and pension insurance are exempt from paying corporate tax.   2. What is the VAT in Ukra ...

Company Liquidation in Ukraine

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

Open a Representative Office in Ukraine

 Are there any special requirements for creating a Ukrainian Representative Office? The representative offices opened in Ukraine are considered non legal entities, parts of the foreign companies. There are two types of representative offices in Ukraine: allowed to conduct business (called perm ...

Register a Non Profit Organization in Ukraine

The main forms of non-profit organizations in Ukraine are the charitable organizations (member charitable organization, benevolent foundation, charitable institution and other charitable organizations) and citizens’ associations (civil organizations, trade unions, political parties, voluntary ...

Nominee Director in Ukraine

 At the incorporation of a new Ukrainian company, the name of the nominee director must be stated along with other relevant information regarding the company. In certain cases, the beneficial owner wish to keep his identity hidden from third parties so it’s necessary to mention another pa ...

Meet us in Lviv

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

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 Ukraine.