Belize Company main characteristics:
|International Business Company (IBC)|
|The Belize International Financial Service Commission is the governing authority and companies are regulated under the IBC Act 1999.|
|There is no public register of company officers. No name is disclosed upon incorporation.
|Belize offers a high level of anonymity and privacy.|
|No accounting / reporting requirements.|
|No taxes of any sort.|
|Modern offshore legislation.|
|Belize has a fast and efficient registry: company registration takes only 1-2 days.
|Stable jurisdiction with a very good reputation.|
|Efficient communication means.|
|Convenient world time zone: GMT-6|
|No paid up capital requirement.|
|Under Common Law.|
|Minimum of 1 director/shareholder.|
|Bearer shares are permitted.|
DOCUMENTS REQUIRED FOR THE CREATION OF THE COMPANY
A certified copy of your passport (or identity card), as well as proof of domicile dated less than three months.
General information on BelizeBelize was formerly called British Honduras and is an independent democratic Commonwealth country located on the Caribbean seaboard of Central America. Since independence from Britain in 1981, it has enjoyed a stable and democratic government.
The administrative capital is Belmopan, but the major commercial centre is Belize City, which is located on the eastern coast close to the major international airport.
The total population of Belize is around 300,000 of which some 60,000 live in Belize City.
Belize is an internationally-recognised offshore centre. Its main advantages are the speed with which it is possible to register a company (1-2 days) and the increased confidentiality that this country offers.