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Company Formation and Related Services

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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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Open Bank Account France

F.A.Q.

French companies have the possibility to establish corporate bank accounts in French national currency or other main foreign currencies. As most European banks, corporate account holders in France will be charged with the following types of commissions:
-    commission-fee for setting up the French bank account;
-    on-going administration fee – it is usually charged yearly or monthly;
-    commission-fees for deposits or withdrawals;
-    commission-fee for closing the account.

Documents requested for the opening of an French bank account might differ from bank to bank. However banks in France usually request the following documents:
-    copies of passports/ID Cards of directors and shareholders;
-    copy of the French company’s Articles of Association;
-    copy of the company’s Certificate of Incorporation issued by the French Trade Register;
-    Trade Register Extract/Certificate of Good Standing;
-    Specimen Signatures of Directors;
-    Bank Forms.

BridgeWest offers company registration in France, including virtual office and other related services.

Meet us in Paris

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

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 France.