Belize is an internationally-recognised offshore centre. Its main advantages are the speed with which it is possible to register a company and the increased confidentiality that this country offers. In addition, Belize also offers non-residents the ability to establish offshore accounts.
Type of Company/Corporation:
One IBC Limited provide Incorporation in Belize Services with the type most common form are
- The International Business Company (IBC) - Belize IBC
- The Limited Liability Company (LLC) - Belize LLC
A Belize IBC cannot trade within Belize or own real estate within the country. It can also not undertake the business of banking, insurance, assurance, reinsurance, company management, or registered office facilities for Belizean incorporated companies (without an appropriate license).
Company Name Restriction:
A Belize IBC’s name must end with a word, phrase or abbreviation that indicates Limited Liability, such as "Limited", "Ltd.", "Société Anonyme", "S.A.", "Aktiengesellschaft", or any relevant abbreviation. Restricted names include those suggesting the patronage of the Belize Government such as, "Imperial", "Royal", "Republic", "Commonwealth", or "Government".
Other restrictions are placed on names that have already been incorporated or names that are similar to those that have been incorporated to avoid confusion. Additionally, names that are considered indecent or offensive are also restricted in Belize
Company Information privacy:
The documents for Belize company Incorporation do not carry the name or identity of any shareholder or director. The names or identities of these persons do not appear in any public record. Shareholder(s) and/or director(s) nominee services are allowed to ensure confidentiality.