Country: Finland
Capital: Helsinki
Continent: Northern Europe
Language: Finnish, Swedish, Saami, Inari
Currency: EUR
Time Zones: GMT +2
Dial Code: +358
Abbreviations: FI

Finland company formation

Tax Rates in Finland

Corporation Tax in Finland:  The CIT rate is 20%.

Income Tax in Finland:Personal Income Tax Rate in Finland is expected to be 51.60 percent by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations.

VAT Tax in Finland: 24%

Type of license in Finland

There are commercial activities in Finland that are subject to a license. The serving of alcohol, debt collection, and private security companies are all subject to a license.

To check whether a business is subject to a license please refer to Enterprise Finland’s portal.  The portal includes information on activities and professions that require a separate license, notification or registration.

Finland Citizenship by Investment

Unfortunately there is currently no Citizenship Program in Finland.

Working in Finland. If you plan to work or be an entrepreneur in Finland, you will usually need a residence permit. How to apply for a residence permit, please contact our adviser

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Benefits for company in Finland

  • Clean environment and stable economic
  • The country sets a perfect environment for developing your business.
  • The administrative environment is very business friendly in Finland
  • International companies are very welcomed.
  • Finland is the second least corrupt country in the world.
  • The geographical location of Finland makes the country a natural specialist in the trade with Russia.

Types of Companies in Finland

  • Limited company (osakeyhtiö).
  • Co-operative society (osuuskunta).
  • General partnership (avoin yhtiö).
  • Limited partnership (kommandiittiyhtiö).
  • Branch office (sivuliike).
There are three types of limited companies:
  • Private limited companies.
  • Public limited companies.
  • European companies (societas europaea).

What you will receive after company formation is done:

  • Board minutes of the company to be incorporated
  • Resolution to open a bank account.
  • Agreement on association
  • Articles of association.
  • Trade Register notification.
This publication is provided for information purposes only. This info should not be treated as a substitute for a tax or legal consultation or legislation. You should not act on the basis of the information contained in this publication without having obtained individual advice from the professional expert.
BRIS GROUP does not assume responsibility for any damage resulting from decisions made by the reader on the basis of this publication.

Our team of consultants are on hand to find out about your specific requirements and take you through the process from start to finish

What we can do for you in Finland

  • We do all paperwork on forming the company in Finland
  • Formation is completely remote
  • Can act as Secretary or Treasury
  • Provide nominee Directors/Shareholders
  • Assist with opening a bank account
  • Registration for Taxes, VAT & EORI
  • Develop a website for your business
  • Create a logo of your brand

How we can assist your Company further

  • Provide with full company administration services
  • Arrange a mailing address for your business
  • Arrange a virtual office for your company
  • Telephone answering service
  • Book keeping, audit & reporting
  • Preparing and submitting VAT return
  • Dealing with local authority
  • Trademark registration