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Florida Company Registration

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Steps to company formation - Florida
 
 
Upload your documents
Your account manager will ask you for official documents which are required for your company formation.
 
Register your company successfully
Once your documents have been processed your company will be successfully registered.
 
Process any additional services
Your account manager will guide you through the steps of completing your request of additional services such as bank accounts.
 
Manage Your company via our client portal
Our client portal will give you immediate access to all your documents as well as display your company structure.
 
 

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Florida Company
Good to Know
Florida, also known as the “Sunshine State”, has the 3rd largest population and 4th largest economy in the United States. If it were a country, it would rank as the 18th largest in the world. Miami, Florida’s largest metropolitan area, has the second largest International Financial Industry in the US, second only to New York City.

Florida offshore companies are not allowed to operate in the USA. If you would like to use your Florida Company in the USA, please refer to the following link
Main Characteristics
Governing corporate legislation
Limited Liability Company (LLC). All companies incorporated under this particular legislation must use LLC at the end of their name.
Governing Authority For Companies
The Florida Department of State is the governing authority and companies are regulated under the Florida Corporate Statutes.
Information published relating to company officers
The names of company managers appear on public record. Nominee officers can be used to avoid the client’s name appearing.
Accounting requirement
No accounting/reporting requirements, provided that there are no transactions in the United States or with US persons.
Taxation
No tax of any kind provided that there the company does not operate in the US and that its owners are not American Citizens.
While the company may not be liable to pay taxes, please consult with a tax/legal advisor in your country of residence, to determine your own tax liability.
Legislation
Very modern, efficient and tax friendly corporate laws.
Standard currency
US$
Time to form
Florida has an efficient Registry: 3 to 4 days formation time.
Stability
Stable jurisdiction with an excellent reputation (USA).
Communication
Efficient communication means.
Time zone
Convenient world time zone: GMT -4
Secretary required
Limited Liability Companies do not commonly have Secretaries.
Paid up capital requirement
Liability Companies do not commonly have a paid up capital requirement. The initial investment to the company is usually made by its shareholders after the company is incorporated and at the time when operations are initiated.
Renewal Date
May 1st / each year
Basis of legal System
Under US Legal System
Minimum directors/shareholders
Minimum of 1 Manager and 1 Member (shareholder).
Bearer shares
Bearer shares not permitted.
Documents Required
for the Creation of the Company
A certified copy Certification of a passport can be made by a notary, an attorney-at-law, a bank, a public officer, or in accordance with SFM indications. Kindly consult your dedicated account manager at SFM to obtain precise information. of your passport (or identity card), as well as proof of domicile dated less than three months**






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* Subject to the constraints of the due diligence procedure.
** Documents must be provided for every person related to the company.
Disclaimer: Nothing on this webpage shall be construed as a contractual commitment or as a warranty. Services conditions are governed by the applicable terms and conditions.

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96% Customer satisfaction rate, testimonials verified by Feefo.com
10-Nov-2014
Je n'ai pas eu les informations nécessaires avant de ma lancer dans cette aventure.
J'ai mis plusieurs mois (plus de 2 mois) avant de voir ma société être créee et à ce jour je n'ai toujours pas de documents officiels hors des échanges de mails.
Les services ne sont pas complets
06-Nov-2014
Great services the people of SFM give to businessman all around the world that has special and unique necessities when it comes to legal and tax advising.
05-Nov-2014
Good, but little slow with the operations
28-Oct-2014
SFM has been efficient, supportive, and professional. Very patient and re-assuring!
22-Oct-2014
Stayed committed to helping throughout the process. Response time to emails was typically within a day (that's good). I started during holiday season which slowed the process by a couple of weeks. During regular season, time to complete would be as advertised on the web site. Thanks :)
21-Oct-2014
Uncomfortable delay in setting up the company but the communication was very professional. That helped in being "patient". Will recommend.
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