Corporate Services

The Fort Group specialises in the formation, management and administration of companies and partnerships.

WHAT WE DO

The Fort Group specialises in the formation, management and administration of offshore companies for clients worldwide. We offer a comprehensive range of services to cover all aspects of corporate administration.

The Fort Group can assist you and your own tax and legal advisers and in deciding what structure and jurisdiction best suits your personal circumstances.

TYPES OF COMPANIES WE CAN INCORPORATE:

  • Limited Companies

  • International Business Companies

  • Companies Limited by Guarantee (“hybrid companies”)

  • Protected Cell Companies

  • Limited Partnerships

CORPORATE SERVICES OFFERED:

  • Provision of directors

  • Provision of secretary

  • Provision of nominee shareholders

  • Provision of registered and administration office

  • Full day‑to‑day management

  • Payroll services

  • The purchase and sale of investments and other assets

  • Administration of contractual and trading transactions

  • Full banking management

  • Annual compliance and due diligence monitoring:

  • Maintenance of statutory records 

  • Preparation of Company accounts

  • Co‑ordination of all activities with client related parties and advisers

ADVANTAGES

INVESTMENT HOLDING

Investments held through a properly structured offshore company can be protected from income, capital gains and estate taxes.

TRADING

A variety of tax and other commercial objectives can be achieved through the re‑invoicing of goods and services utilizing an offshore company.

PROPERTY INVESTMENT

Foreign investors in many countries may achieve income and capital gains tax savings by using an offshore company to own property.

PATENTS, ROYALTIES AND COPYRIGHTS

By holding the rights to royalties and license fees a foreign company may receive and invest the proceeds in a tax‑free environment.

INTERNATIONAL CONTRACT WORKERS

Individuals that are employed under contracts through an offshore company may achieve income tax savings.

INTERNET GAMING

A properly structured offshore internet gaming business can provide significant tax benefits.

OTHER KEY FEATURES OF COMPANIES FORMED IN OFFSHORE CENTRES IN Guernsey, and companies formed in other jurisdictions such as the BVI and administered from Guernsey

  • Minimum bureaucracy and red tape

  • Flexible reporting requirements

  • No exchange controls

  • Strict confidentiality

  • No capital gains, transfer or wealth taxes

  • No VAT

N.  B.   The Fort Group are not Legal or Tax Planning Consultants, therefore appropriate specialist advice should be sought as all individual requirements differ.

We are able to provide a broad range of corporate services, and can offer solutions specifically tailored to meet your needs.