Preparation of a full package of documents depending on the chosen form of ownership, communication with authorities on all matters during the registration
Full notary support of all procedures required for company incorporation and further business activities within the jurisdiction
Contact person of the company
In order to promptly respond on all inquiries incoming from the local businesses and authorities it is comfortable to have a local contact person.
Services of the manager
For the operation of certain types of companies in Austria, a manager is required We give the opportunity not to waste time on recruitment and guarantee the conduct of cases under the full control of the owner of the company.
Legal address for 1 year
We provide a legal address for your company in this jurisdiction, eliminating the need to purchase or rent a property. The cost is indicated for 1 year of use.
Remote incorporation (no presence of founder needed)
Visiting jurisdiction personally for registration of a company is not necessary - the remote opening service will help us save your time
In order to keep private information of the real owner of the company confidential it is useful to order a nominee director service. Nominee director has limited powers, so the owner of the company will have a full control over an incorporated enterprise
Opening of a bank account
Preparation of necessary package of documents and opening a bank account
|VAT number for an incorporated company||On request||On request||On request|
|Total cost||4200 EUR||4200 EUR||4200 EUR|
|Monthly service||1100 EUR||1600 EUR||1600 EUR|
|Cost of annual service (paid from the second year)||1500 EUR||2500 EUR||2500 EUR|
|Annual submission of required accounting statements||500 EUR||500 EUR||500 EUR|
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Austria, a highly developed EU member state with a stable political system, offers its foreign and domestic investors ideal conditions. Country’s relevance in the global arena as a vital transit point between the major economic areas of Europe is solidifying.
Austrian legislation favors establishment of new companies; process of incorporation of a new business into Austria’s national company register is straightforward and transparent.
For legal advice and further information on visas, taxes, accounting principles in Austria, contact Prifinance experts.
Setting up a corporation in Austria is an 8-stage process that includes the following:
Company incorporation in Austria includes a number of steps of different complexity and for that reason requires professional support. The Prifinance team will guide you through the whole process of registration.
Investors will benefit from a number of advantages if choosing Austria as a place to operate their businesses:
Legal forms to choose from when starting a company incorporation:
The main law that regulates the company registration in Austria is The Company Act. It pays to know all the advantages and disadvantages of operating a business in a foreign country. Prifinance lawyers offer professional consultations if you plan on starting a business in Austria.
The most important taxes in Austria are: individual income tax, corporate income tax, capital gains tax, value added tax. Other taxes: property tax, municipal tax, real-estate tax, payroll tax, stamp duty. The standard VAT rate in Austria is currently 20%.
GmbHs and AGs are subject to unlimited taxation of their entire income if their legal place of residence is in Austria. Non-resident corporate tax payers are subject to limited taxation only if their income is generated in Austria.
At the level of the business, a standard corporate income tax rate of 25% is applied on profits. At the shareholder level, 25% is set for corporations and 27.5% for other recipients. Currently, the minimum CIT for AG is EUR875 quarterly, for a GmbH is EUR437.50.
To start a process of company formation in Austria, foreign and domestic investors must supply the following set of documents:
The above documents must be submitted to the Trade Register to receive a Certificate of Incorporation. Note that the above set of documents varies case by case.
Prifinance’s experts have been handling numerous business formation cases and can provide support to investors for company incorporation in Austria in the shortest period of time by strictly adhering to the current laws and regulations.