WHY INCORPORATE IN NEVIS
The island of Nevis provides phenomenal corporate advantages for Companies and Individuals around the globe who seeks for a user-friendly tax haven environment to conduct their financial affairs. A politically stable British heritage together with comprehensive corporate statutes, pretty good privacy, internationally-qualified professionals, enables Nevis to attract thousands of well established and reputable clients. Below highlights some corporate advantages on this little jurisdiction:
The Confidential Relationship Act 1985, gives sanction to Nevis corporations to maintain the reputation of
Non-divulgence of confidential information.
Nevis is an independent territory that is governed by the Nevis Island Administration and therefore has full authority to make new financial laws or amend existing laws.
TOTAL TAX EXEMPTION
Nevis corporations are exempted from all forms of taxation.
FLEXIBLE INTERNATIONAL LEGISLATION
All four legislations namely, Nevis Business Corporation Ordinance 1984, Nevis Limited Liability Company Ordinance 1995,
Nevis International Exempt
Trust Ordinance 1994, and Nevis Offshore Banking Ordinance 1996 are considered very user-friendly.
There are no requirements to file information on beneficial ownership of offshore corporations.
No requirements to file annual financial reports.
BEARER SHARES PERMITTED
Corporations are authorized to issue shares in Bearer form. Names of beneficial owners and officers will be maintained ONLY at the office of the
Nevis has already updated legislation in compliance with OECD and is completely off the FATF black list. Presently Nevis is rated .THE IDEAL PLACE FOR INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL ACTIVITY.
CORPORATE NAME ADVANTAGE
Whilst most other offshore jurisdictions totally restrict the use of words like Trust, Finance, Gold, Silver, and Securities in a company name, Nevis offers much more flexibility.
LOW GOVERNMENT FEES
Registration of Trusts and Companies and their annual renewal fee is very inexpensive. Theres no change regardless of capital. (US$235.00 gets an IBC or LLC registered, US$220 gets a Trust registered and US$220 renewal fee keeps each entity in Good Standing)
Incorporations are done within 2-4 hours and faxed documents are accepted for filing.
MODERN DAY PROFESSIONAL FACILITIES
Nevis boasts a variety of reputable accountants, lawyers, bankers, offshore service providers, Technical Institutions and other corporate related professionals. In addition Nevis has one well-established offshore bank; The Bank of Nevis International Ltd. Nevis has a first class golf course and one of the Premier Four Seasons hotels.
COMMITMENT TO MAINTENANCE OF REPUTATION
Over the years, the government of Nevis has jealously guarded its impeccable reputation and has continuously demonstrated its serious commitment to the development of a solid international financial services sector. Consequently, the Nevis Island Government has worked with international agencies to host seminars, workshops and training sessions to ensure that all of the operators on the island work together to ensure that Nevis remains a reputable jurisdiction.
Furthermore, extensive due diligence and other measures are undertaken with the aim of ensuring that only persons and businesses with the highest degree of integrity are
permitted to conduct business in Nevis.