Located to the northeast of Madagascar and about 1,600 km east of Kenya.


An island country. One of the famous and favorite tourism countries. One of the new develop jurisdictions for offshore company formation.


English and French

Legal System

Common Law
Seychelles Company
Type  International Business Company (IBC)
Name  Name ends with "Limited, Corporation, Incorporated, Société Anonyme, Sociedad Anónim "or with  the abbreviation "Ltd, Corp, Inc, SA, NV or GmbH". 
Capital  No Min. requirement.; Stand Capital US$ 1,000,000
Share  No restriction on the bearer shares issued.
Share Index  Yes
Registered Agent  Yes
Registered Address  Yes
Public Disclosure  No
Min. Shareholder  At least one
Min. Director  At least one
Disclosure of Shareholder  No
Disclosure of Director  No
Trading restriction  May not trade with residents or hold the property in Seychelles. 
Taxation   None
Financial Statement  Yes
Tax Returns   No
Account Filing   No
Audit Report   No
Accounting  Yes
Incorporation Cost  USD850
Annual Fee  USD800

The Seychelles has avoidable Double Tax Agreements in force with the following countries: Bahrain, Barbados, Botswana, China, Cyprus, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mauritius, Oman, Qatar, South Africa, Thailand, the United Arab Emirates, Vietnam and Zambia.