Frequently Asked Question

Below you will find the answers to the most frequently asked question. If you need more information – definitely, do not hesitate to contact us!

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Company Formation

With FormationWise, you can choose from a wide range of legal entities such as Limited Companies, Limited Liability Partnerships, Public Limited Companies and Private Company limited by shares. Each type of entity has its own advantages, depending on the needs and objectives of the business. Whether you are looking to protect your personal liability, raise investment or create an international presence – we offer formation services that guarantee the best results for your business.

From the initial steps of company formation up to the final steps of getting everything set up, FormationWise makes this process easy and straightforward. Our specialists provide personalized advice and guidance regarding the most suitable option for your situation. In addition, we offer a range of other services such as taxation planning, asset protection, and banking solutions. Get started with us today and benefit from our integrated company formation services!

Well, you do need a registered address in order to open a company. Luckily, we can help even if you are not prepared for this! With our services, we provide a virtual office address so that you can remain anonymous in some cases, or just because you don’t want to use your home address for your business. You can also find the perfect serviced offise for you or reap the benefits of a coworking space.

Absolutely! We understand setting up a business is not just about forming the company itself. FormationWise offers bank account opening assistance, covering areas such as due diligence, application requirements and more. With us, you won’t have to worry about the hassle when dealing with banks.

We understand how overwhelming it can be to start a new business. That’s why we are here to help. FormationWise eliminates the complexities of forming an offshore company by working closely with you every step of the way. From selecting the right jurisdiction, preparing all necessary documents, and registering your new company, our experienced team will take care of everything for you without any hassle. With us, launching a business has never been easier!

Absolutely. We understand that every business is unique, which is why we offer tailor-made packages that can be customized to fit the specific needs of your business. Whether you’re looking for a starter package, an advanced package or something in between, FormationWise consultants are here to listen to your individual requirements and provide you with the best package for your company formation.

Absolutely not! At FormationWise, we are fully transparent about the cost of our services. All fees are clearly outlined and stated prior to any kind of commitment being made. We offer fixed-price packages, so you can be sure that there will be no surprise additional costs.

Of course! Here at FormationWise, we understand that the offshore formation process can be complicated. That’s why we provide our clients with a team of experts to answer any questions they may have. Our customer service is available online 24/7 to help guide you through any issues you might face during the formation process.

Yes, we do. We understand that starting a business requires more than just company formation. That’s why FormationWise offers solutions to help you with the necessary permits and licenses related to your company, such as necessary visas and work permits. With our help, you’ll have one less worry on your plate when it comes to setting up your business.

Absolutely! We understand that selecting the right legal structure for your business can be a daunting task. That’s why we offer advisory services to help you make the best decision. Our team of experts are knowledgeable in all aspects of company formation, and will guide you towards the ideal legal structure based on your business model and objectives. Try FormationWise today and get closer to kick-starting your own offshore venture.

General Services Question

FormationWise is your one-stop shop for everything related to setting up an offshore company. We understand that entrepreneurs and business owners have many moving parts when it comes to setting up a company, so we strive to make this process as easy as possible by providing services such as company formation, registration and filing, account opening and maintenance, legal services, taxation advice and more. Rest assured that with FormationWise you’ll be able to get your company up and running in no time!

Of course! At FormationWise, we understand that everyone’s needs and goals are different when it comes to offshore company formations. That’s why our team of experts are ready to offer a free consultation or quote that meets the specific needs of your business. Contact us today and let us help you take the first steps towards forming a successful company in an efficient and cost-effective manner.

We sure do! At FormationWise, we understand that forming a company is just the beginning. We provide ongoing support services such as accounting and legal advice, so you can be rest assured that your business is in safe hands. We also offer a range of other helpful services to help build and grow your business, so get in touch today to find out what we can do for you!

Yes! We can help you register your business address and obtain any necessary permits or licenses. Our experienced team of experts is well-versed in all aspects of company formation, from setting up a bank account to registering a business address, we’ve got you covered every step of the way.

Yes, of course! FormationWise offers a wide range of additional services to make the process of company formation even smoother. We offer professional tax and VAT registration services, as well as other business services such as accounting, legal advisory, and more. We even have a dedicated team of professionals that can help you with every step of the way.

We take data security and confidentiality very seriously. Our team is highly trained in data protection regulations and all sensitive information is stored securely in our encrypted system. All payments are also handled with utmost sensitivity and privacy, through top-notch payment systems. Rest assured that with FormationWise your financial information will always be safe!

Well, as soon as your offshore company is formed, you’ll have to comply with all the applicable regulations that are relevant for the jurisdiction. We understand how complex and difficult this can be for new entrepreneurs which is why we make sure to provide detailed information and advice on regulations, practical considerations and related issues. With FormationWise you can also rest assured knowing that our service will help you stay updated with all the legal obligations your business needs to fulfill.

Absolutely! FormationWise can help you register your company’s name, logo and other intellectual property rights. Our services will guide you through the process of ensuring that all the proper paperwork is completed and submitted to relevant entities, as well as helping you create any required documents. Get started today and take your business to the next level!

What sets us apart from the competition is our unique approach to customer service. We take a personalized approach with each and every customer, providing tailored advice and guidance in order to help them choose the right company structure for their individual needs. Our team of experts are also dedicated to helping our customers succeed by providing access to a wide range of additional business services, such as accounting and auditing, corporate banking and trust services, ensuring that you have everything you need to make your business successful.

FormationWise offers services for all types of businesses. Whether you’re setting up a sole proprietorship, registering as an LLC, or incorporating your company, our team of experts has the knowledge and experience to guide you through the process. We also offer services for e-commerce businesses, startups, trust companies and more.


Accounting & Auditing

Professional accounting help is absolutely essential for any business, big or small. It can help you stay compliant with regulations, save money on taxes and enable your business to make sounder financial decisions. However, without professional accounting help, you are exposed to a number of risks that could put your business in jeopardy. An experienced accountant can provide guidance on an array of topics from budgeting and business planning to cash flow management and taxation. If you don’t want to face potential liability for inaccurate or incomplete tax declarations or miss out on valuable deductions, FormationWise’s team of experts can provide the help needed to get your company off the ground quickly and efficiently.

Absolutely! Our bookkeeping services are completely customizable to your business needs. We understand that every business is unique and different, and so we work with each one to come up with the best possible solution for their business. We offer both real-time data tracking and review capabilities as well as complex reporting systems that give you full visibility into your business finances.

We do! Our team is composed of professional accountants and bookkeepers who are able to customize our services to any business, no matter the size or industry. We offer an array of services tailored to your individual needs: taxation and financial advice, payroll management, company formation, offshore banking setup and more. All these services are designed to maximize efficiency while ensuring accuracy and legality at all times.

Yes, we do! Our experts have great business acumen and are extremely knowledgeable about budgeting and cash flow management. We understand that these are essential elements for success in any business venture. That’s why our team of experts is available to provide advice on these topics, along with financial forecasting. Our team also provides consultation services, so you can rest assured that your company will be in good hands!

Our accounting packages are designed with scalability in mind and can be tailored to meet the needs of your company, no matter the size. Whether you’re just starting out or you’re an established business, FormationWise has flexible options for all of your company formation needs.

Advisory & Consultation

Absolutely! Our team of experts are available to answer any and all questions you may have. We also offer a personalized consultation service that takes into account your specific business needs, to ensure a tailored approach to the formation of your offshore company. On top of this, we provide ongoing support and frequently update our services in light of new regulations and developments in the field.

Our professional team will work with you to understand your needs and goals, then develop the best strategy to help you grow. From setting up the legal structure of your business, finding the right jurisdictions and opening a bank account overseas, to getting you corporate & investment banking, we can ensure that your business is running smoothly all the way. Our consultative approach helps us gather insights and recommend what’s best for your business’ future, always.

Absolutely! At FormationWise, we understand that everyone’s business needs are different. Our personalized solutions help you get the best out of your offshore company formation. We work with you to understand your specific business requirements and make sure everything you need is taken care of. We even provide free consultations to make sure that our service is tailored to your individual needs.

At FormationWise, we specialize in understanding the legal aspects of business and the implications that they can have on your business strategy. We offer a range of services to help you make sound decisions, from entity structuring to corporate governance compliance. Our team of experts will work with you to identify potential risks and maximize opportunities your company might have when establishing offshore operations. With our guidance, you will be able to craft a thorough business strategy and make informed decisions that will put your business in the best possible position to succeed.

Yes, we do. We provide ongoing support to all our clients even after the consultation services have been delivered. Our team is available 24/7 and can help you with anything that needs doing. We also offer custom solutions tailored to your business needs and we can help you overcome any hurdle that arises when setting up a business abroad.

Bank Account Opening

Absolutely! Our expert consultants are always ready to answer any of your questions. We understand that each business has its own specific needs, so we will provide you with tailored advice on how to choose the right financial institution and open a bank account that meets your needs. In addition, our FormationWise services also include advice on other aspects of company formation such as taxation and legal requirements.

We are dedicated to provide your business with the fastest possible setup. Once you have completed all the paperwork related to setting up a company, it typically takes 1-2 weeks for us to have everything ready and open the bank account. The time frame may differ depending on the jurisdiction and other factors like regulatory requirements and documentation.

With FormationWise, you can apply for a business bank account easily in 3 simple steps. First, you will need to fill out the online application form and provide all the necessary documents. Then, our team of experts will review your application and provide you professional guidance regarding the best options for your business. Finally, we will assist in submitting all relevant documents required by the selected banking institution.

Our services are targeted towards entrepreneurs and business owners looking to register an offshore company. We help them with registering companies abroad, in jurisdictions such as the Cayman Islands, Marshall Islands and other tax havens. We also offer helpful advice on setting up a business in these locations, including all aspects of corporate compliance requirements.

No, you don’t need to visit a physical location to open a bank account. Our secure online platform allows our clients to open their bank accounts from anywhere in the world. We also provide dedicated customer support and guidance throughout the entire process.

Document Retrieval Service

All the information you provide us with is held securely in our databases, ensuring that it remains safe and confidential. We will never access personal or sensitive information without your permission, so you can be assured that any documents retrieved are done so with your explicit consent.

No, there is no limit to the number of documents that can be retrieved at once. We make sure you have all the documents you need quickly and conveniently. With FormationWIse, you have access to a comprehensive set of company formation services that allows you to establish your company in a matter of days.

We can provide you with all the necessary documents needed to establish your offshore company, such as company registration certificates, Memorandum & Articles of Association (M&A), shareholder consent forms, corporate resolutions and more. Our services also include supporting documents that might be necessary for business start-up, including registered office addresses, directors service agreements and banking setup introductions.

Getting started with FormationWise couldn’t be easier. All you have to do is fill out a simple form on our website, including the details of the company that you would like to set up. We handle the rest – from preparing all documents and forms to registering your offshore company. You can even contact us via phone or email if you have any questions and receive personalized advice from our experienced team of professionals.

Security is our top priority when it comes to document retrieval services. All information provided to us is kept strictly confidential and access to all data is securely restricted, with sensitive documents being encrypted for added protection. We also use advanced SSL encryption technology and regular, external security scans to ensure the safety of your data at all times.

Offshore Taxation

Absolutely! With FormationWise services, you will be able to take advantage of our company formation expertise so that you can benefit from offshore regulations and reduce your tax liabilities. With the help of our team, you can increase profits by taking advantage of special tax breaks and other advantages available to offshore companies.

Offshore tax planning can help businesses maximize their profits. By taking advantage of offshore jurisdictions, companies can reduce their corporate tax rates and avoid double taxation. FormationWise helps businesses with the company formation process so that they can take full advantage of offshore benefits, like lower taxes. With FormationWise, you can get the best services and rest assured that your company is compliant with all the regulations for you to be able to focus on what really matters – growing your business!

Offshore tax planning can help businesses maximize their profits. By taking advantage of offshore jurisdictions, companies can reduce their corporate tax rates and avoid double taxation. FormationWise helps businesses with the company formation process so that they can take full advantage of offshore benefits, like lower taxes. With FormationWise, you can get the best services and rest assured that your company is compliant with all the regulations for you to be able to focus on what really matters – growing your business!

We have a team of experts in international tax law who can provide comprehensive guidance on the best strategies to minimize your tax liabilities. Our professionals will provide an in-depth analysis of all applicable statutes and regulations, assess your business’s financial situation, and create a tailored strategy for you. Additionally, we offer ongoing advice to constantly keep you updated with key changes in international laws. Our services ensure that you always stay on top of your company’s legal obligation and save valuable time by quickly understanding complicated regulations.

Some of the most common misconceptions about offshore taxation are that it is completely tax-free or used to evade taxes. However, that couldn’t be further from the truth. At FormationWise, we always make it a priority to help our clients establish their companies through compliant structures and corporate governance practices which are in line with their local laws and regulations. We strive to provide our customers with the most accurate and up-to-date advice on offshore taxes to ensure they always remain in full compliance.

Payment Processing

FormationWise offers a secure, global payment processing system backed by our trusted partner banks. We accept all major international credit cards such as Visa, MasterCard, and Maestro. To make sure your offshore business runs smoothly and safely, we also offer secure bank transfers. Currency conversion to local currency is supported so you don’t need to worry about complex currency exchange issues.

We strive to provide the most convenient payment methods for our customers. We offer a variety of secure payment options including bank transfers, credit cards, and even cryptocurrency payments. Our international banking partners ensure quick and reliable payments for all our clients no matter where they are located.

Yes, we do offer special pricing and deals for high-volume merchants. If you’re looking to form multiple companies or have a specific need, contact our team and let us know what you need and we’ll work with you to get the best deal possible. We understand that starting a business is no small task so we want to make sure that you get the most out of our services.

Yes, definitely! We offer advanced fraud detection services for businesses and entrepreneurs to protect their companies from fraudulent activities. Our team of experts continuously monitors the latest trends in fraud prevention and our sophisticated technology helps identify fraudulent activities before they can damage your company. So you can be sure that your company is always safe and secure with the help of FormationWise.

Absolutely! Our team is trained to offer personalized support and guide you every step of the way, from initial setup up until actual payment processing. We understand that establishing an offshore company can be a long process, but our experienced staff will be on hand to address any issues you may have and make sure you get the best possible experience.

Private Client

At FormationWise, we offer a range of services to private clients including company formation, bank account opening, legal advice and assistance with documentations. We also provide corporate consulting services to our customers, who need help navigating the legal and regulatory systems. Additionally, we have years of experience in trust formation and asset protection. Our team is dedicated to ensure that your company is compliant with all applicable laws and regulations.

Absolutely! At FormationWise, we understand the importance of having access to answers and advice when it comes to starting a business. That’s why each of our customers has access to dedicated advisors who will answer any questions they may have and provide expert opinions. We make sure that each customer receives the highest level of support and assistance they need as they navigate the complicated process of establishing their offshore company.

Absolutely. Every jurisdiction has different tax implications that must be taken into consideration before establishing an offshore company. Our team of professionals will help you understand the tax regulations associated with offshore companies, so you can make the right decision for your business. We will also provide you with valuable advice to maximize the potential tax benefits associated with company formation.

FormationWise offers a comprehensive suite of services to help businessmen and entrepreneurs establish their offshore companies. Our experts can provide advice concerning the legalization of activities and make sure all statutory requirements are met. We ensure that the setup process is as fast, easy and efficient as possible, while also guaranteeing privacy and discreet handling of sensitive data. Additionally, we provide support for post-formation operations like banking, online presence, payment solutions and more -all tailored to meet your unique requirements.

Our team at FormationWise is very experienced in handling complex private client matters. We regularly work in jurisdictions that require extra care when it comes to company formation. We have dealt with clients from all over the world and are well equipped to take on any challenge you may have. Our staff has extensive knowledge of not only the legal aspects of company formation but also accounting, banking and other related services that our clients may require. When you choose FormationWise, you can be sure that you are in safe and experienced hands.

By using FormationWise’s virtual office, you can have a fully operational and professional working environment to run your business. This includes a physical address in your chosen jurisdiction, mail forwarding services, phone call answering services and access to an online portal to manage all the administrative and legal aspects of company formation. Our virtual office also offers compliance advice from experienced offshore advising specialists.

Serviced Office

Yes, there are. FormationWise offers different types of workspaces depending on the needs of companies. Our specialists can help you choose the right workspace for your business, whether it is a private office, virtual office, co-working space or shared offices. We also provide access to our pool of professionals who can assist with company incorporation and maintenance tasks.

Indeed, FormationWise offers meeting rooms or conference areas in all of its offices. We have a modern, fully equipped space where you can host business meetings with trusted partners and fellow entrepreneurs, depending on the office location that best fits your needs. Apart from that, FormationWise also provides a wide range of other services related to company formation and limited liability companies.

We can help you streamline your business operations with our comprehensive mail handling and telephone answering services. Our team of professionals will take care of the administrative tasks of setting up an offshore company, providing virtual office services, filing all necessary documents and much more. We strive to make sure that your business runs smoothly so your focus can be on growing the company.

Absolutely! We have a wide range of services that help our customers make their company look as professional and reliable as possible, one of them being our mail forwarding service. This service allows you to receive your mail and packages at our registered office address. Rest assured that we take the utmost care with all of your mail and package handling needs.

By using FormationWise’s virtual office, you can have a fully operational and professional working environment to run your business. This includes a physical address in your chosen jurisdiction, mail forwarding services, phone call answering services and access to an online portal to manage all the administrative and legal aspects of company formation. Our virtual office also offers compliance advice from experienced offshore advising specialists.

Shelf Companies

A shelf company, sometimes referred to as an aged, off-the-shelf or ready-made company, is a pre-registered entity that was established and left dormant with no prior business history. If you are looking to save time in setting up and registering your business, purchasing a shelf company can offer several benefits such as no set-up costs, quicker process times, easy transfer of ownership and greater credibility. When considering forming a company offshore, utilizing a shelf company is often the preferred option.

The time it takes to buy a shelf company depends on which jurisdiction you choose for your offshore company. Generally speaking, the process typically doesn’t take longer than 48 hours – albeit considering that all information and documents required from us have already been provided. We understand that every transaction is unique, so we advise clients to keep in mind that each circumstance will vary in terms of how quickly the process is completed.

Pre-existing business entities come with a ready-made infrastructure, allowing you to save time and money while ramping up operations quickly. They also offer greater legal protection as the company is already registered and has been vetted by the relevant authorities. Furthermore, these companies may be eligible for certain tax advantages depending on where it is registered. By taking advantage of a pre-existing business entity, you can be confident that your company is well set up and fully compliant.

Good question. We understand the importance of registering your chosen name so that you can avoid potential reputation damage and possible legal disputes. FormationWise provides a name reservation service to ensure that the entity has not been used before. One of our experienced consultants will check if the requested name is available in all jurisdictions and provide you with feedback promptly.

Yes, absolutely. We offer a range of services and can assist you in opening bank accounts, obtaining financing, or other registration processes after purchase. Our corporate and fiduciary services help make the process faster and smoother, so you don’t have to worry about the paperwork and bureaucracy. Contact our expert team for more information!

Trademark Registration

Trademark registration is an important step to take if you want to protect your business brand. Your trademark will be legally recognized, giving your business a unique identity and helping you stand out in the market. By registering your trademark, it will ensure that no one else can use or exploit your logo, name or other identifying elements for their own gain. FormationWise helps businesses not only establish their offshore company but also register their trademarks so they are always protected.

FormationWise has a dedicated team of experts who are able to provide the necessary advice regarding trademark registration. We have access to global databases to carry out extensive searches, so you can rest assured that we will find out if the desired trademark is available for registration. Additionally, we will provide detailed reports about any potential conflicts or infringements, so you can make an informed decision.

Yes, you can. Through our services, you can register your company name as a trademark with the necessary local authority. This will help protect your business and its name from those who may try to imitate it. Additionally, you may want to consider filing for intellectual property for the logo and other elements associated with your business. Contact us now to explore more options!

Yes, we do! In addition to filing for and securing a trademark registration, we offer an extensive suite of services that includes forming offshore companies in multiple jurisdictions, customizing company documents, creating tailored business plans, obtaining necessary permits and licensing, opening bank accounts as well as VAT registration. With FormationWise you can rest assured knowing that all your company formation needs are taken care of.

The trademark registration process will vary depending on jurisdiction. Generally, it takes a few weeks to complete. However, some jurisdictions may require additional documents or steps which could result in delays. At FormationWise, we ensure that the process is as fast and simple as possible. We are here to help guide you throughout the entire process and assist with any questions or concerns you may have.

Trust & Foundation

Absolutely! FormationWise values the privacy of our clients, so you will have full control of your assets held in trust or foundation and we make sure that you have access to all the necessary resources for proper asset management. We also guarantee ultimate asset protection by organizing a full array of services including tax and legal advisory, nominate directors/shareholders and manage your corporate records.

Yes, when you choose FormationWise for your company incorporation, you can be sure to receive the utmost level of privacy and we guarantee ultimate asset protection. Our experienced team of experts provides a wide range of services designed to help you manage and protect your assets both legally and financially. We provide full information on all corporate documents so that you always have access to them in case you need them. Rest assured that whatsoever assets are held with us they are protected according to highest standards.

A trust is an arrangement in which a person or institution (the trustee) holds assets for another person or entity (the beneficiary). On the other hand, a foundation is a separate legal structure from the company itself that allows to separate financial and legal obligations and protect wealth against external factors. FormationWise can help you choose what type of legal entity is best for your business needs.

Yes. At FormationWise, we are highly experienced in company formation services for multinational businesses. We work with clients from all over the world and have a comprehensive understanding of the complex regulations associated with offshore structures. We can provide personalized advice to ensure that your business is compliant with local laws and regulations.

At FormationWise, we ensure that your assets are kept safe and secure with our specialized services. We offer tailor-made solutions to your specific needs, including asset protection structuring, trust establishment and bank account opening. We also provide a dedicated team of compliance experts to ensure that you remain compliant with the relevant laws and regulations of the jurisdiction in which you operate. Our team is always happy to provide any additional information or support that you may need, so please don’t hesitate to get in touch if there is something you are unsure about.

Setting up a trust or foundation can provide you with a variety of benefits, allowing you to protect your assets and plan ahead for the future. A trust or foundation allows you to keep ownership of property and other assets separate from your business so that they are not exposed to potential claims against the company. You are also able to set out rules and regulations for decisions made by trustees or directors, which helps ensure greater continuity in the governance of the company. Additionally, trusts and foundations are often tax efficient and offer a degree of asset protection which may be beneficial depending on the jurisdiction. We understand the importance of getting it right, which is why FormationWise is here to help with expert advice and guidance throughout your offshore venture.

Website Creation

Having a professionally-designed website ensures that your company looks professional and credible, which is important in building trust with customers and partners. Additionally, a professionally-designed website can be an effective marketing tool for your business. It makes it easier for customers to learn about your products and services and it can also help you reach potential customers who may not otherwise hear about your company. Furthermore, having a website makes it easier for search engines to find and rank your site, boosting your visibility online.

Absolutely! You will have complete control over all aspects of the website. Our services are designed to help you through the entire process and make sure everything is set up correctly. We even provide ongoing web development assistance if you need it. Once your website is launched, you will be able to make all the changes you want, from content to design elements.

Absolutely! We provide ongoing support and maintenance services for your new company, so you can rest assured that all of your day-to-day business operations are taken care of. Our experienced professionals will help you with everything from the preparation of financial statements to making sure all your paperwork is in order. Additionally, we always stay up to date with regulations and legislations, so you don’t have to worry about missing any important changes.

Absolutely! We understand the importance of SEO in this digital age and our websites are fully optimized for search engines. Our experts constantly monitor updates to SEO algorithms, so you can depend on FormationWise to provide the best services for your company formation needs.

FormationWise can help you legally create a company that has an online presence. We will guide you through the entire process of setting up your company, from choosing the right jurisdiction to registering with local and global authorities so that your business can start running as soon as possible. Furthermore, our team is well-experienced in getting you all the necessary documents such as bank accounts, merchant accounts and payment processing systems, so that your business can quickly make its first sale.

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