Non-residents (both individuals and legal entities) can establish several forms of companies in Ukraine. Our specialists will offer necessary company form, registration services and assistance in bank account opening.
Types of non-resident company:
1. Foreign company
2. Company with
3. Representative office / branch
Types of legal entities (foreign companies and companies with foreign investments only):
1. Limited Liability Company (LLC)
2. Joint-Stock Company (JSC)
3. Commandite Company
Non-residents – general owners of Ukrainian company (foreign company)
Non-resident companies can be established with investments before the company registration or with the complete acquisition of existed company.
Limited liability company (in Ukrainian – ТОВ, in Russian – ООО)is the most appropriate and frequently used form of legal entity. The company has the statutory capital, divided to the shares/parts of the amounts mentioned by the Articles of Association. Participations/owners are liable only on the value of their parts of the regestered capital.
Non-residents - owners of company shares (the company with foreign investments)
Foreign investors can establish the company independently or jointly with Ukrainian residents (to be partial participants) or can acquire shares / parts of the registerd capital of existing companies.
Non-residents - founders of RO and branches
Branches and Representative Offices of foreign companies can be openned in Ukraine by non-residents. They are considered as Ukraine non-resident entities for currency control purposes. The difference between types of subdivisions of a foreign legal entity is that Branch may conduct commercial activity and RO are not allowed to undertake commercial activity in Ukraine. RO can only represent the foreign company's interest.
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