Seychelles one of the oldest tax jurisdiction used for tax planning purposes, offers three company solutions for businesses; the Seychelles International Business Company, the Seychelles International Trust and the Seychelles Partnership. Each company serves different purposes with the exception of the Seychelles Partnership which is no longer attractive (we rare use partnerships for any jurisdiction) hence not analysed or explained below.
The IBC is commonly used by international investors and tax group structures primarily because of its tax free status, zero filing or audit requirements and the ease and convenience of set up.
Note: * To Maintain the 0% tax rate the Seychelles International Company should not conduct any business in the island namely;
it can not conduct business in Seychelles
Like otheprp common law jurisdictions, the Seychelles offer International Trust creations. The characteristics of these trusts are similar to other jurisdictions trusts;
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