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Hong Kong - Private / Public Limited Formation Key Information

Updated time: Feb 3, 2018 , 10:52 (UTC+08:00)

Hong Kong - Private / Public Limited

General
Type of entity Private / Public Limited
Type of law Common
Shelf company availability Yes
Our time to establish a new company Normal 1 working day
1/2 working day in urgent
Corporate Taxation Nil on Foreign Profits
Double taxation treaty access Yes
Share Capital or Equivalent
Standard currency HKD
Permitted currencies Any
Usual Minimum issued 1 HKD
Usual authorised 10,000 HKD
Directors or Managers
Minimum number One, but at least 1 natural person
Local required No
Publicly accessible records Yes
Location of meetings Anywhere
Members or Shareholders
Minimum number One
Publicly accessible records Yes
Location of meetings Anywhere
Company Secretary
Required Yes
Local or qualified Yes
Accounts
Requirement to prepare Yes
Audit requirements Yes
Requirement to file accounts Yes
Publicly accessible accounts No
Others
Requirement to file annual return Yes
Change in domicile permitted No

Documents required from customers

  • Passport of each shareholder/beneficial owner and director
  • Proof of residential address of each director and shareholder (Must be in English or certified translation version)
  • The proposed company names
  • The issued  share capital and par value of shares


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