German is the state language. The official currency is the Swiss franc.
It is worth noting that the Principality is not a member of the European Union, but a member of the European Economic Area; a member of the Schengen Agreement. The state has an active foreign policy aimed at international integration and cooperation with other countries in the world. The Principality is a member of international organisations: IAEA, WTO, UN, WIPO, ITU, etc.
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From all the possible types of advantages that open up to the founders when incorporating a company, it is definitely worth noting:
According to current laws in Liechtenstein, it is possible to incorporate your company in the following legal forms:
The German legal structures of AG and GmbH - joint stock company (public company), limited liability company.
Joint Stock Company (AG)
Under this organisational and legal structure, the company is managed by a management board, which consists of at least 1 director. The issue of bearer shares is authorised.
Limited liability company (GmbH)
A minimum of one director and two members are required to register this type of company.
Based on the analysis of the current legislation regulating the activities of business entities, the following can be highlighted with regards to the specifics of the process of registering your business:
The state has the following features for levying taxes and fees
Regardless of the line of business and location, companies in Liechtenstein pay an annual mandatory tax in the amount of 1,800 Swiss francs.
The standard income tax rate is 12.5%.
The following types of income are not taxable:
Basic VAT rate: 7.7%.