General Information: 

Seychelles is an independent republic within the British Commonwealth which is composed of about 115 islands in the Indian Ocean. It represents an archipelago that extends from between 4 and 10 degrees south of the equator and which lies between 480km and 1,600km from the east coast of Africa. Seychelles is renowned for its pristine, natural environment. Several of beaches are consistently voted as among the best in the world.

During the plantation period, cinnamon, vanilla, and copra were the main product for exports. In the 1960s, basically farming and tourism are the major source of income. About 33% of the working population worked at farming, and 20% worked in the public or government sector. In 1971, with the opening of Seychelles International Airport, tourism became a important industry, the economic benefits become declined, tourism became the main industry of Seychelles.

In recent years the government has encouraged foreign investment in order to upgrade hotels and other services. These incentives have given rise to an enormous amount of investment in real estate projects and new resort properties.

Due to the tax and political system of Seychelles is perfect, become the new location for setting up offshore company in recent year.

Advantages of Seychelles Companies :

  1. It is not required to disclose any information about the shareholders, directors or beneficial owners;
  2. There are no minimum capital requirements;
  3. Allows 100% foreign ownership; 
  4. One director and one shareholder is required, corporate shareholders and directors are permitted;
  5. Zero or absolute minimum taxation on profits and capital gains;
  6. It is not required to submit audit report and tax reporting;
  7. Financial information is not required to be publicly disclosed.

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