What we can do for you

  • We do all paperwork on forming the company in Switzerland
  • 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 you 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

Switzerland company formation. Switzerland International Company Registration (GmbH)

Main Characteristics and the basic rules of Company registration in Switzerland

Switzerland Company Formation Financial Advantages
Taxation: Various
Double Taxation Treaty Access: Yes, Treaty Access
Switzerland Tax Information Exchange Agreements: Yes, Switzerland signs Exchange Agreements
Account Filing Requirements: Yes accounting / reporting requirements
Annual Return Filing Requirements: No annual return/ reporting requirements
Audit Requirements: Yes audit required.
Switzerland Company Formation Registration Requirements
Share Capital: CHF20,000(for GmbH) CHF 100,000(for AG) Minimum paid up share capital: CHF 20,000(for GmbH) CHF 100,000(for AG)
Classes of Share Available for Switzerland company formation: Equity participation (for GmbH)Registered shares, preference shares (for AG)
Bearer Shares: Not Allowed
Registered Office Required: Yes required and must be maintained in Switzerland
Shareholders: Minimum number is one
Directors: Minimum number is one. Can be any nationality and need not be resident in Switzerland (however majority must be resident). Corporate directors are not allowed.
Your Company language: Latin alphabet
Name of your Company must be ended: “Limited”/”Ltd”, “Société Anonyme”/ “SA” , “Aktiengesellschaft”/”AG”
Documents required for Switzerland company formation: A certified copy of your passport or ID and proof of your residential address dated less than 3 months.
Switzerland Company Formation Restrictions
For Switzerland company formation you cannot use words in your company names without justification: “Bank”, “Trustee Company”, “Assurance”, “Building Society”, ”Trust Company”, “Royal” etc.
Restrictions on Trading: None
Not permitted without a licence: Fund management, insurance, Banking, reinsurance, assurance, trust management, collective investment schemes, trusteeship business provision.
Switzerland Company Formation Confidentiality and Security
Publicly Accessible Records: Yes, accessible
Nominee Shareholders and Nominee Directors: Yes, Allowed
Disclosure of Beneficial Ownership to Authorities: No
Meetings of Directors and Shareholders to be held: Anywhere
Stability: Protected jurisdiction and especially great reputation.
About Switzerland switzerland company formation
Capital city: Berne
Region: Country in Central Europ
Political System: Democracy
Government: Republic
Governing corporate legislation: Bundesgesetz über die direkte BundessteuerBundesgesetz über die AnlagefondsBundesgesetz über die Internationale Privatrecht
Type of Law: Civil
Currency: Swiss frank (CHF)
Exchange Control: None.
Language of Legislation and Corporate Documents: Swiss, English
Time Zone: GMT+1

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