Tax planning opportunities in Bulgaria

Low corporate taxation and light company registration requirements make Bulgaria an attractive destination for tax planning.

Advantages of using Bulgaria as your jurisdiction of choice:

  • Corporate taxation is only 10%
  • Opportunity to open a local bank account
  • Dividend tax of 5% at source. Dividends are not taxed if they are payed to a legal person – a resident of the EU or EEA
  • Minimum share capital is 1 euro
  • Relatively easy procedure for obtaining VAT number
  • No restrictions for company ownership by non-residents
  • Bulgaria has more than 65 signed DTAs
  • Holding company’s income from selling shares of subsidiaries is taxed at 10%

Price structure for company formation in Bulgaria

Company registration
Registered office
Stamp
Courier
Apostilled company documents
PRICE€800
Nominee shareholder and director services are available. Price provided upon request
Assistance can be provided for opening a bank account. Price provided upon request

What documents will you receive upon incorporation?

  • Founding Act
  • Management Contract

If using nominee services you will also receive:

  • Apostilled Power of Attorney
  • Trust Deed
  • Nominee Director Declaration

What do you need to form a company in Bulgaria?

Give us a call, or drop us an email, and we will be glad to detail all the requirements for you.

Taxation and statutory requirements at a glance

The standard corporate taxation for Bulgarian companies is 10%.The tax is levied on total company profits.

All companies, registered in Bulgaria, are required to:

  • File an Annual Return to the National Revenue Agency
  • File a report to the National Statistical Institute
  • File financial accounts to the country’s Company Register

Company Express is ready to help solve your problems. Consultations are free. Contact us now.

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