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

The appointment of nominees on an international company is permitted in general. However, the Commission of Vanuatu will not permit the appointment of nominees in relation to a company performing restricted activities subject to a special license, such as dealing with securities and other regulated financial activities.
Main Characteristics
Company type
International Company (IC)
Governing corporate legislation
Vanuatu Financial Services Commission
Information published relating to company officers
No
Confidentiality
No public registry filing or record accessibility for Vanuatu IBCs
Accounting requirement
No accounting / reporting requirements.**
Taxation
No taxes of any sort.
Legislation
International companies Act of Vanuatu
Standard currency
Vatu
Time to form
3 to 4 days*
Stability
Vanuatu is a small island uniquely positioned, Vanuatu is determined to preserve the economic growth and stability which makes it an excellent choice for business for clients. Our clients can hence benefit from the tax-friendly regulatory framework where there is no direct taxation in the country.
Communication
Efficient communication means.
Time zone
GMT +11
Secretary required
Yes
Paid up capital requirement
Standard authorised capital: USD 10,000.00
Minimum paid up: USD 1
Renewal Date
Anniversary date of the company / Each Year
Basis of legal System
Under Common Law.
Minimum directors/shareholders
Minimum of 1 director/shareholder
Bearer shares
No
Documents Required
for the Creation of the Company
Notarised/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 valid documents for every director / shareholder / beneficial owner***, including: A certified copy of the passport, A certified copy of a second ID document - birth certificate / driver license usually, A certified and recent extract of criminal record (less than 3 months) – translated and certified in English if necessary, A certified and recent proof of address – translated and certified in English if necessary







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Two new banks in SFM’s bank portfolio with the addition of CIBC First Caribbean International Bank and Pacific Private Bank.

9 October 2017
CIBC Bank of the British Virgin Islands and Pacific Private Bank of Vanuatu are both among the latest additions to the SFM bank portfolio after both banks confirmed their interest in servicing SFM clients.[..]
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* Subject to the constraints of the due diligence procedure.
** If the company applies for a financial license, accounting requirements will be applicable
*** Documents must be provided for every person related to the company.
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