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Cost 499 €

Up to 3 individual shareholders included
Up to 1 individual director included
Name Check & Clearance
Standard Articles of Association (“Musterprotokoll”) in German language
1 € Share capital needed, up to 7000 € Share capital possible
Self-service support:

  • Introduction to notary for official founding act
  • How-to document for registrations with trade office and tax office

Attention:

  • Notary and additional registration fees are not included.
  • Notary will provide certificate of incorporation

 

Available Add-ons

Additional director

Any additional director, above the included 1 director

79 €

Additional shareholder

Any additional shareholder, above the included 3 shareholder

79 €

Corporate Shareholders

A shareholder that is itself a company from Germany, customized articles of association

199 €

A shareholder that is itself a company from any EU country and UK, customized articles of association

299 €

A shareholder that is itself a company from outside the EU and UK, customized articles of association

499 €

Notary Appointment & Notarization GMBH standard

We organize the notary appointment. Our lawyer will take part and guide you through the notary process. Consucutive translation from German to English.
Please be aware: all Notary fees are NOT included.

699 €

Commercial Register (“Handeslregister”) Registration

Performed by the notary during notary appointment
Additional Goverment fees will apply & are not included. Commercial Register Court will send you and additional invoice of approx. 155 €

Trade Office (“Gewerbeamt”) Registration

Filing required documents in German language
Forwarding of trade license
Including government fees
By law, companies are required to register with the local trade office (“Gewerbeamt”) when they start their business.

(You can do the trade office registration yourself, costs will be ca.  13,00-31,00 EUR)

299 €

TAX Setup (“Finanzamtsanmeldung”) & VAT application

German Shareholder

Preparation of the opening balance sheet

999 €

Non German Shareholder

Examination of tax jurisdiction
Registration with the responsible tax office

Filing application for VAT-number with Federal Central Tax Office („Bundeszentralamt für Steuern“)
Consulting with an individual “Tax in a nutshell” document
Introduction to Accounting Partner

1499 €

VAT Application

Filing application for VAT-number with Federal Central Tax Office („Bundeszentralamt für Steuern“)

49 €

Bank Introduction

Introduction to a German bank to get a German bank account

Incl.

Remote Incorporation

Official representation through Clevver’s incorporation lawyer at the German notary
Attention:

  • Does not include your notary and apostille or German consulate costs

 

99 €

English Incorporation documents

Articles of Incorporation in English language
Managing director appointment in eglish language

99 €

Printed Documents

Printed Certificate of Incorporation
Printed Memorandum and Articles of Association
Printed Commercial Register Registry
Printed trading supervision department registry
Shipment (with tracking)

Incl.

The notary fees and the costs for entry in the commercial register (Handelsregister) are not included in the price and will be charged separately.
Cost 799 €

25.000 € share capital (12.500 € must be paid to bank account to start)
Up to 3 individual shareholders included
Up to 1 individual director included
Name Check & Clearance
Standard Articles of Association (“Musterprotokoll”) in German language
Self-service support:

  • Introduction to notary for official founding act
  • How-to document for registrations with trade office and tax office

Attention:

  • Notary and additional registration fees are not included.
  • Notary will provide certificate of incorporation

 

Available Add-ons

Additional director

Any additional director, above the included 1 director

79 €

Additional shareholder

Any additional shareholder, above the included 3 shareholder

79 €

Corporate Shareholder

A shareholder that is itself a company from Germany, customized articles of association

199 €

A shareholder that is itself a company from any EU country and UK, customized articles of association

299 €

Notary Appointment & Notarization GMBH standard

We organize the notary appointment. Our lawyer will take part and guide you through the notary process. Consucutive translation from German to English.
Please be aware: all Notary fees are NOT included.

1199 €

Commercial Register (“Handeslregister”) Registration

Performed by the notary during notary appointment
Additional Goverment fees will apply & are not included. Commercial Register Court will send you and additional invoice of approx. 155 €

Trade Office (“Gewerbeamt”) Registration

Filing required documents in German language
Forwarding of trade license
Including government fees
By law, companies are required to register with the local trade office (“Gewerbeamt”) when they start their business.

(You can do the trade office registration yourself, costs will be ca.  13,00-31,00 EUR)

299 €

TAX Setup (“Finanzamtsanmeldung”) & VAT application

German Shareholder

Preparation of the opening balance sheet

999 €

Non German Shareholder

Examination of tax jurisdiction
Registration with the responsible tax office

Filing application for VAT-number with Federal Central Tax Office („Bundeszentralamt für Steuern“)
Consulting with an individual “Tax in a nutshell” document
Introduction to Accounting Partner

1499 €

VAT Application

Filing application for VAT-number with Federal Central Tax Office („Bundeszentralamt für Steuern“)

49 €

Bank Introduction

Introduction to a German bank to get a German bank account

Incl.

Remote Incorporation

Official representation through Clevver’s incorporation lawyer at the German notary
Attention:

  • Does not include your notary and apostille or German consulate costs

 

399 €

English Incorporation documents

Articles of Incorporation in English language
Managing director appointment in eglish language

99 €

Printed Documents

Printed Certificate of Incorporation
Printed Memorandum and Articles of Association
Printed Commercial Register Registry
Printed trading supervision department registry
Shipment (with tracking)

Incl.

The notary fees and the costs for entry in the commercial register (Handelsregister) are not included in the price and will be charged separately.

Company formation process

1
Fill out the online
application form
2
Our legal team will
shortly get back to you
3
When all is clear on both
sides your company gets registered
4
After formation you will
receive all necessary documents

Basics & Requirements

Basis of legal system

Under Civil Law

Governing corporate legislation

German companies are regulated under federal law.

Stability

Very stable jurisdiction with an excellent reputation.

Minimum directors/shareholders

Minimum of 1 director and 1 shareholder.

Information published relating to company officers

Upon registration of the company, the names of company officers will appear on public record.

Paid up capital requirement

Minimum share capital: €1 for UG, € 25.000 for GmbH.

Accounting requirement

Accounts and tax filing must be submitted by year-end.

Timespan incorporation

Germany requires a notary appointment. Company incorporation can be processed within a few weeks.

BANK ACCOUNT SERVICE

Together with our banking partner network, we can offer (remote) bank accounts in the US, Europe and Asia. Most bank accounts come with credit cards / debit cards and are multi currency accounts. Please be aware that final decision (KYC Process) on a bank account is made by the bank


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