Portugal – Company Formation Services from 2.900€

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Start a New Business in Portugal

BACK PORTUGAL

Below is an outline of the basic steps necessary to set up a company:

  • Apply for a Validation Certificate (Certificado de Admissibilidade) and for a Provisional Company Identity Card (Cartão Provisorio de Pessoa Collectiva) from the Registo Nacional de Pessoas Colectivas,RNPC
  • Sign the deed of incorporation at a notary
  • Apply for a Start of Activity Declaration (Declaração de Início de Actividade para Efeitos Fiscais) at the Tax Office (Direcção-Geral dos Impostos – DGCI). This must be done within 90 days of the Provisional Company Identity Card being issued
  • Apply for registration of the company at the local Commercial Registry (Conservatórias do Registo Comercial), the registry will then organise the company’s publication in the Portuguese Official Journal (Diário da República).
  • Register at the local Social Security regional centre
  • Register with the Commercial or Industrial Records Office (Cadastro Comercial or Industrial) at the Directorate-General of Enterprise (DGE) or the local regional office of the Ministry of Economy within 30 days

Step 1:

To set up Portuguese Company this is known as ‘incorporation’.You’ll need:

  • Identification of the partners/shareholders
  • Name and type of company (Limitada,etc)
  • Activities of the company
  • Head office of the company
  • Share capital of the company
  • Each shareholder’s/partner’s capital share in the company

Step 2:
Send your company details to Novasigma or schedule a meeting before incorporation. Remote company registration in Portugal available for all nationalities.

Step 3:
The whole process of Portuguese company incorporation performed by a Portuguese law firm takes around two working weeks. After the registration, you should hire an accountant.

1.0 REQUIREMENTS AND SPECIFICATIONS IN PORTUGAL

Entity type and suffix: Limited liability company, LLC
Shareholders/Founders: at least 1 person or legal entity, foreign entities accepted
– Documents Copy of I.D. document of a founding partner(s)
Directors/Board members: at least 1 natural person, non-resident directors accepted
– Documents Copy of I.D. document of a person to be registered as a director
Share Capital: The minimum share capital requirement is EUR 1
Residency:
Corporate tax: 21% (Tax prepayment registration mandatory if business will be domestic) 
VAT: Maybe liable to pay a VAT rate of 23% (or 6%/13% applying in certain cases)
Annual financial report: Yes
Registration address: Yes (in Portugal)
A Company bank account: Start account is NOT required before company registration

2.0 EXPRESS COMPANY FORMATION PORTUGAL from 2.900€

Novasigma Express Company Formation service offers a possibility to set up company fast in Portugal using only 1 founder and/or director (natural person). You can send company details and founder/director details by filling an order form below. Once we have reviewed your request Novasigma Account Manager will call you within a same business day for additional details and prepare an retainer of EUR 240 including company name availability check and document review. Remaining balance will be paid before processing the company registration. We accept payments with bank transfer, Bitcoins or in cash.

If you are interested to set up a private limited or public company (PLC) with more than 1 founder/director or at least one of founders/shareholders will be a local or a foreign legal entity, your company will require a business licence or you are interested in administration/nominee services, please find details for 3.0 Advanced Company Formation below.

2.1 THE EXPRESS SERVICE INCLUDES:

  • Establishment of company by an individual entity (Max. 1 founder/director, natural person only)
  • Limited liability company (LLC) registration in Portugal
    • Preparing of standard M&MA and Minutes of Meetings
    • Assistance for company founders in Portugal OR
  • Remote company registration available +400€
  • Company documents available in digital format after registration

2.2 ADDITIONAL SERVICES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

  • Registration address and post scanning service in Portugal +660€/year
  • Accounting, bookkeeping, VAT and company secretary service for the company from 600€/year + 250€/mo
    • Assistance in VAT registration, Tax prepayment registration and insurances in Portugal +250€
  • Opening of a corporate start bank account/business account in Portugal +600€

3.0 ADVANCED COMPANY FORMATION from 3.900€

With Novasigma Advanced Company Formation you can set up company with multiple founders and directors including foreign legal entities. Advanced company formation service includes always possibility to FREE business and tax consultation before incorporation. With Advanced Company Formation we can search/introduce available nominee shareholders and/directors for your company to protect privacy in jurisdictions where such a service is legal. You can send your company details by filling an order form below or just send us a message so we will call you back.

Once we have reviewed your request Novasigma Account Manager will call you within a same business day for additional details and prepare an retainer of EUR 490 including business and tax consultation, company name availability check and document review. Remaining balance will be paid before processing the company registration. We accept payments with bank transfer, Bitcoins or in cash.

3.1 THE ADVANCED SERVICE INCLUDES:

  • Business and tax consultation before incorporation – Face2Face meeting at your nearest Novasigma Office or Video/Phone meeting with Business/Tax Consultant – 2h FREE 
  • Establishment of company by: 1+ founder who can be a local or foreign entity, 1+ director who can be non-resident private person (at least 1 resident director recommended)
  • Limited liability company (LLC) registration in Portugal
    • Assistance for company founders in Portugal
    • Remote company registration available +400€
    • Public Limited Company (PLC) formation available – ask quotation
  • Company documents available in digital and printed format after the registration completed
  • Opening of a corporate start bank account/business account in Portugal +600€

3.2 ADDITIONAL SERVICES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST

  • Extra business consultation/additional declarations/applying business licences before incorporation 125€/h
  • Tax consultation service pack for private persons 850€, Tax Consultation and preparing of international corporate structure 2490€
  • Legal advisory and corporate lawyer services in Portugal 250€/h
  • Company formation by a legal entity or 2+ founders/directors +350€/entity
  • Searching/appointment of a nominee director of your newly established Potugal company 2.400€ + from 600€/mo (proper business plan required before an assignment)
  • Searching/appointment of a technical UBO before company registration 1.200€ + from 300€/mo (proper business plan required before an assignment)
  • Accounting, bookkeeping and company secretary service for the company from 600€/year + 250€/mo 
  • Registration address and post scanning service +600€/year
  • Remote company registration with POA +400€
  • Assistance in VAT registration and Tax prepayment registration in Portugal +250€

4.0 HOW TO PROCEED?

  1. Fill and send the order form below (EXPRESS FORMATION) or schedule a meeting with Novasigma (ADVANCED FORMATION)
  2. Novasigma will contact you and send you an invoice for a prepayment.
  3. Novasigma will send you a questionnaire about proposed business, shareholders and directors
  4. Send all required documents about shareholders and directors
  5. Schedule time and date for a registration and bank account opening in Portugal OR send a notarized POA with Apostille (in case of remote company registration)
  6. Novasigma will send you an invoice
  7. The company will be registered normally within 3-5 business days
  8. Hire Novasigma as an accountant!

5. ORDER A PORTUGAL COMPANY FORMATION SERVICE

Payments after the review of request – Bank Transfer, Bitcoin, Cash (EUR, USD, GPB, HKD, BTC)

  • Express Company Formation – Retainer EUR 240
  • Advanced Company formation – Retainer EUR 490

In cases KYC or/and Due Diligence process required Novasigma might require a personal meeting with all its new clients before proceeding any assignment


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