in setting up Hong Kong companies and offshore companies
such as the British Virgin Islands, Bahamas,
Bermuda, Cayman Islands,
Offshore companies may be used for various purposes
such as tax saving, wealth protection, privacy, etc. Persons wishing
to utilize these benefits need to ensure that they comply with
applicable onshore laws and should obtain professional tax advice
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of Hong Kong and Offshore Companies
in setting up of representative offices and Wholly
Foreign-Owned Enterprises ("WFOE")
With an extensive network of China contacts,
we may assist clients to set up representative offices and WFOE
A representative office is not a separate legal
entity. They are not allowed to carry out direct profits business
activities. However, they are allowed and encouraged to conduct
such indirect operational activities as liaison for business purposes,
introduction of products, market research and technology exchange
WFOE is a separate legal entity and is allowed
to carry out business activities in China. However, not all industries
are qualified for setting up a WFOE in China.
in setting up a branch or a representative office of a foreign
company in Hong Kong
A foreign company may establish a branch office
in Hong Kong by registering the foreign company as an oversea
company in Hong Kong under Part XI of the Companies Ordinance.
Furthermore, a foreign company may set up a representative office
in Hong Kong. We may assist our clients on these matters.
in bank account opening and management
We may prepare the bank forms and necessary corporate
documents for our clients in relation to the bank account opening.
We may also manage the accounts on our clients' behalf and according
to clients' instructions.
as the company secretary as required by the Companies
According to the Hong Kong Companies Ordinance,
every limited company must have a company secretary and report
changes of details of the company to the government authority
within a time limit. Our services cover:
- maintenance and safe custody of statutory
records as required by the Companies Ordinance
- arranging and attending meetings of directors
and shareholders and preparation of minutes
- preparing and filing of statutory documents
as required by the Companies Ordinance
- renewal of Business Registration Certificate
Provision of registered office/correspondence address
Every Hong Kong limited company must have a Hong
Kong registered office according to the Companies Ordinance. Clients,
especially overseas clients, may register our office address as
the company's registered office. We will forward the correspondence
to the designated address periodically.
Provision of virtual office services
We may provide:
- A local and independent telephone line;
- Telephone answering services under your company
- Call forwarding or message taking;
- Fax and mail receiving and forwarding;
- Shared conference room.
of nominee directors/shareholders services
The details of directors and shareholders are
required to be disclosed on public record. Clients who do not
want to disclose their identities on the public record for personal
reasons may appoint us as their nominee directors or shareholders.
Nominee director and shareholder agreements will be signed to
protect the interests of principals and beneficial owners.
in company's dissolution
Companies can be dissolved by way of winding
up or applying for de-registration. We would review the client's
records and advise clients the best way to dissolve the companies.