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Mauritius Company
Good to Know
Mauritius enjoys 0% Taxation, no auditing and no paid up capital requirement.

For the eighth consecutive year, the World Bank's 2016 Ease of Doing Business report ranks Mauritius 1st among African economies and 32nd worldwide out of 189 economies in terms of ease of doing business, making Mauritius the leader in economic freedom for the region of Sub-Saharan Africa.
Main Characteristics
Company type
Mauritius Authorized company
Governing corporate legislation
The Mauritius Financial Service Commission is the governing authority and companies are regulated under the Companies Act 2001.
Information published relating to company officers
Names of company officers are filed with the Registrar but are not open to public inspection.
Confidentiality
Mauritius offers a high level of anonymity and privacy.
Accounting requirement
Abbreviated balance sheet to be produced on a yearly basis - Accounting price list.
Taxation
No taxes of any sort.
Legislation
Modern offshore legislation.
Standard currency
US$
Time to form
Mauritius has a fast and efficient registry: 48 hours formation time.
Stability
Stable jurisdiction with a very good reputation.
Communication
Efficient communication means.
Time zone
Convenient world time zone: GMT+4
Secretary required
Optional
Paid up capital requirement
No paid up capital requirement.
Renewal Date
July 1st / each year
Basis of legal system
Under Civil Law.
Minimum directors/shareholders
Minimum of 1 director/shareholder.
Bearer shares
Bearer shares not permitted.
Documents Required
for the Creation of the Company
A certified copy Certification of the passport can be made by a notary, bank, lawyer or accountant. Kindly consult your dedicated account manager at SFM to obtain precise information. of your passport, an original or certified copy of a proof of domicile (issued within last 3 months), an original personal bank reference letter mentioning good standing of the account since at least 2 years, an original bank statement for a personal account from the last 3 month indicating the client’s address, as well as a signed business plan and a curriculum vitae.**







Jurisdiction News


Major changes are happening in Mauritius

10 September 2018
Brought into force on 31st July 2018, The Finance (Miscellaneous Provisions) Act enacted several major changes to legislation that will impact Mauritius’ Global Business Companies regime. [..]
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Mauritius looks for more growth in 2017

6 July 2017
Mauritius has unveiled its budget for 2017/18 in a speech on 8 June by Pravind Jugnauth, who serves as both prime minister and finance minister. He reported economic growth over the past 12 months and predicted further growth, including the reduction of the fiscal deficit. [..]
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Mauritius Cuts Company Registration Fee

17 January 2016
Mauritius has slashed the registration fee for a small private company with a turnover[..]
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** Documents must be provided for every person related to the company.
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